The creativity that the Bayer Leverkusen talisman provides makes him a huge asset.88.Bruno - Villarreal - 7.2824Central midfielder Bruno was integral in Villarreal's European run last season, which only came to an end in the Europa League semi-finals when Liverpool knocked them out.Asier Illarramendi - Real Sociedad - 7.275Since moving from Real Madrid in 2015, Asier Illarramendi has impressed for Sociedad, and his tireless work in midfield helped the Spanish side to a top-half finish in La Liga.90.Antonio Valencia - Manchester United - 7.2818When fit Antonio Valencia has been a favourite of a number of Manchester United managers and that certainly seems to be the case under Jose Mourinho, making the perceived problem right-back position his own. Hakan Calhanoglu - Bayer Leverkusen - 7.2823Four goals and four assists this season helped the Turkey international sneak into our list.
Karim Benzema - Real Madrid - 7.3269It's been a difficult start to the season for Karim Benzema, coming under real pressure for a starting berth from Alvaro Morata, despite having ended the previous campaign with 24 goals in 26 league starts.72.
Marek Hamsik - Napoli - 7.3405Hamsik seems to have been around forever, but is showing no signs of slowing down.
Six assists so far this season already shows just how invaluable he is. Franco Vazquez - Sevilla - 7.3420While his form for new club Sevilla has dropped having made an immediate impression, Vazquez has still had a notable year, playing the decisive role in Palermo's Serie A survival last season.66.
Thomas Lemar - Monaco - 7.2743Thomas Lemar, 21, has already scored six and assisted four in Ligue 1 this season having worked his way into Monaco's starting XI.
The Frenchman also netted twice in the Champions League as Monaco finished top of their group, which also featured Tottenham and Bayer Leverkusen.91.