NEWS | 13/11/2017 | Javier VázquezSince they began to play together for Real Madrid they have been involved in 48 goals.
Isco is 25 years old and has been at the club for 5 seasons. Since playing alongside the Mallorca-born midfielder, he has scored 16 goals, several of which have been decisive. For example, the brace against Sporting in the league last season, his goal at the Calderón in the Champions League semi-finals or the one scored in the last European Super Cup.
Asensio, 21, has 17 goals in 56 games for Real Madrid. In his first season he notched a dozen and in this current campaign he has already picked up seven. All of them have one common denominator: their beauty. His top corner finishes against Sevilla, Barcelona and Las Palmas, his chip against Real Sociedad, the run at the Sánchez Pizjuán and the goal of Bayern at etched in the fans’ memory.
When it comes to assists, the Asensio-Isco pair have chipped in with 15 passes that have led to goals for their teammates. The man from Malaga has provided 10 assists, all of them in the league: seven in 2016-17 and three this season. The Mallorcan midfielder’s have come in the league (three), Cup (one) and Champions League (one). In addition, they’ve both given each other an assist. Asensio set up Isco for the second goal against Espanyol and Isco assisted Asensio in the match against Eibar.
Since Asensio’s debut, on August 9 2016, in the European Super Cup against Sevilla, the pair have played together in 43 games: 29 in the League, eight in the Champions League, four in the Copa del Rey, one in the European Super Cup and another in the Spanish Super Cup. In this period, the madridistas have been entertained by this partnership out on the field and have seen the team win six titles: the European Cup, the league, the Club World Cup, 2 European Super Cups and one Spanish super Cup.