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Best Statistical Premier League Team Of The Season So Far Revealed

Best Statistical Premier League Team Of The Season So Far Revealed

Manchester United skipper Harry Maguire and Liverpool star Virgil van Dijk are amongst the players to be named in the Premier League's statistical Team of the Season so far.

WhoScored compiled the team based on the best-performing player for each position, with the side lining up in a 4-4-2 formation.

Arsenal shot-stopper Bernd Leno beat Liverpool's Alisson between the sticks with a 6.9 rating.

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Leicester City's Ricardo Pereira scored a 7.5 rating and takes up his place at right-back, while Everton's Lucas Digne is the team's left-back thanks to his 7.2 rating.

Maguire's 7.1 rating earns him a place in a centre-back partnership with Van Dijk, who scored a 7.4 rating from WhoScored.

Van Dijk, 28, has helped transform Liverpool since his signing in 2018 and helped his side capture the Premier League title this season.

Credit: PA
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Manchester City playmaker Kevin De Bruyne, who has been in scintillating form this season, received a 7.9 rating and is paired with Leicester City's James Maddison (7.3 rating).

Wolves' Adama Traore is out on the right with a 7.6 rating and Liverpool's Sadio Mane is on the left with a 7.5 score.

Everton's Richarlison received a 7.3 score and is partnered with Wolves' Raul Jimenez, who also scored the same rating as his strike partner.

Credit: WhoScored
Credit: WhoScored
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Liverpool ended their 30-year title drought after City lost 2-1 to Chelsea last week.

But the Reds were thrashed 4-0 on Thursday evening when they travelled to the Etihad for the City match

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Topics: Harry Maguire, James Maddison, Football News, Football, Richarlison, Ricardo Pereira, Lucas Digne, Adama Traore, Raul Jimenez, Premier League, Virgil Van Dijk, Kevin de Bruyne, Sadio Mane, Bernd Leno

Adnan Riaz

Adnan Riaz is a journalist for SPORTbible. He studied for a B.A. in History at the University of York and followed it up with an M.A. in Multimedia Journalism at MMU. Before he started writing about sports, he spent over four years in the gaming press. He has worked for several publications, including Hardcore Gamer, LADbible and the Manchester Evening News. Follow him on Twitter to find out what he is working on next. Got a story tip for Adnan? Email him: [email protected]