Ghana's Afriyie Acquah rated as the midfielder with highest average long pass in the Turkish League

Published on: 23 October 2019

Ghana and Yeni Malatyaspor midfielder Afriyie Acquah has been rated as the midfielder with the highest average long pass in the Turkish Super Lig.

Acquah ranks ahead of Fenerbahce pair Luiz Gustavo and Emre Belozoglu, Haris Hajradinovic of Kasimpasanand Aaron Appindagoye (Sivasspor) in making the average number long passes in the Super Lig, according to Futbol Türkiye.

The 27-year-old has been one of the standout players for Yeni Malatyaspor so far in the 2019/20 season.

He has featured in six games for Malatyaspor, starting five and coming on as a substitute in his first game. 


He has a whoscored rating of 6.9 with an 83.9 pass success percentage.

Malatyaspor are currently fifth in the league table after eight games.

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