A creative and penetrative pass that attempts to break the opposition's defensive lines to gain a significant advantage in attack.
A smart pass by K. De Bryune to S. Agüero
- A smart pass is generally a short or medium length pass, but it can also be a long ground pass (see Long Pass).
Successful: Yes (API tagId: 1801) / No (API tagId: 1802)
A smart pass is considered successful if the next touch of the ball is by a teammate.
Interception (API tagId: 1401): Yes / No
Marks the pass as an Interception.
Link-up play (API tagId: 7): Yes / No
Marks the pass as a Link-up play.
Through pass (API tagId: 901): Yes / No
Marks the pass as a Through pass.
Smart passes / 90
Number of smart passes normalized per 90 minutes.
Accurate smart passes (%)
Percentage of successful smart passes.