The tweet states that the Frenchman has had a greater positive influence on the Toon than any other player in the Premier League.
Are you surprised by this statistic?
Yes, they should not have to rely on one player so much
No, he is their best player
Newcastle’s points-per-game ratio jumps up from 0.54 to two when Saint-Maximin starts.
This statistic has got many fans talking.
Allan Saint-Maximin has had a greater positive influence on his team's win rate than any other Premier League player this season (50.6%)
Newcastle's points per game jumps from 0.54 in the 13 matches he has not started to 2 per game when he has pic.twitter.com/moyiBAf57D
— WhoScored.com (@WhoScored) February 6, 2020
— LJ Willson (@LJWillson) February 6, 2020
Amazing saber-metrics here. How bad are we when joelinton plays?
— Andrew Quinn (@_CoachQuinn) February 6, 2020
— paul wandless (@wandless05) February 6, 2020
he tries any amount of skill and trickery but it only takes 1 or 2 to come off to get a goal. its good to watch aswell
— Wayne heathwaite (@Wayneheathwaite) February 6, 2020
— Rob Laing (@RobLaingo) February 7, 2020
Fat Mike Will be cashing in this summer then ??
— Robbo (@Mark14Robinson) February 6, 2020
Please don’t ever leave @asaintmaximin
— Gaz Jones (@GazJones1984) February 7, 2020
What do we think?
However, it is clear that without him in the side, the Magpies struggle to win games or even pick up the odd point.
If he could add more end-product to his game, then he could become an even more important player for Steve Bruce’s men.