FIFA World Cup 2022: The top passers from the quarterfinals

Al Khor, Qatar; England defender John Stones (5) passes in front of France forward Olivier Giroud (9) during the second half of a quarterfinal game in the 2022 FIFA World Cup at Al-Bayt Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Yukihito Taguchi-USA TODAY Sports

Here are the top five players in key passing metrics from the quarterfinals of the FIFA 2022 World Cup.

Passing Completion Percentage (min. 50 passes attempted)

Line-Breaking Passes Completed

Defensive-Line-Breaking Passes Completed

Through-Balls Completed

Key Passes

Note: A key pass is a pass that leads to a shot. Goal assists are not included.

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