Messi and Neymar are producing double than last season. With Tata Martino the Brazilian gave 3 assists to Leo Messi and the Argentinian not a single one to Neymar. In this season, with only 2 months, this stat is speaking double: 5 assists from Messi to Neymar and 1 from Neymar to Messi.
The new role of the Argentinian makes it possible. He has already given 9 assists this season, only two less than he gave during the entire last season.
The conection between Neymar and Messi finally arrived after a first year of adaptation. They have scored in the last 5 competitive matches.