Top 5 Players Who Have Missed The Most ‘Big Chances’ In The Premier League This Season

The statisticians at Opta record a stat for Premier League matches that classifies a shooting opportunity as a ‘big chance’.

Their definition for this is a situation where a player can “reasonably be expected to score”.

A few of the examples that are given are penalties, one-on-one opportunities and very-close range shots with no player blocking a shot to goal.

Press the next page as we list the top five players in the Premier League this season who have missed the most ‘big chances (as of 30th November 2023).

David Tully

David Tully

David has worked as a football reporter for the last fifteen years. Having started as an intern at Snack Media, he then went on to become a freelancer, working on various different sites. At the start of 2023, he took up his current role as content writer for National World's Football News Network.