Alex Iwobi ranked 3rd best U-25 player in European top 5 leagues

Alex Iwobi ranked 3rd best U-25 player in European top 5 leagues

- Alex Iwobi is among the top U-25 20 players in Europe's top five leagues

- A recent data revealed these players contributions to their respective teams

- Other Premier League stars in the list include Jota, Alli, Brook and Maddison

Alex Iwobi has been ranked third among the top 20 U-25 players in Europe in a recent data released by Football Whispers.

The footballers were ranked according their ages, minutes played and the contributions made from open play for their respective teams.

According to the data, the Super Eagles attacker's contribution in open play with Arsenal is currently at 0.43, with 1,242 minutes played so far this season.

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Wolverhampton Wanderers midfielder Diogo Jota is in No. 1 position following his impressive season under Nuno Espirito Santo side at the Molineux. The Portuguese star has 0.47 contributions in 1351 minutes.

Other Premier League stars in the list are Tottenham's Dele Alli who is behind Iwobi in fourth as well as Manchester City's Bernardo Silva in fifth.

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David Brooks of Bournemouth lies in tenth while Leicester City's James Maddison occupy the 20th position on the list.

Iwobi has played 29 matches in all competitions for Arsenal this season scoring two goals and creating four assists under Unai Emery.

The 22-year-old has been one of the most improved players for the Gunners under the Spanish boss, earning him 14 starts and eight substitute appearance in the Premier League.

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Meanwhile, had earlier reported that out of favour Arsenal star Mesut Ozil reportedly handed his shirt to Leroy Sane at half time during his side's 3-1 defeat to Manchester City in Sunday's Premier League clash at the Etihad.

The 2014 FIFA World Cup winning star was an unused substitute in their 3-1 defeat to the Citizens in Sunday's EPL clash at the Etihad. ( -> We have updated to serve you better.

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