Premier League Team Of The Season So Far According To Stats
Football statistics website Who Scored have released their Premier League Team of the Season so far and it's made up of the big names as well as a few surprise inclusions.
Based on average match ratings collected in league games this season, Tottenham's Hugo Lloris is in between the sticks.
Crystal Palace's Aaron Wan Bissaka has been seriously impressive at right-back and deservedly gets in, while Everton new boy Lucas Digne is the best left-back in the division going off stats. Virgil van Dijk and Harry Maguire make up a rock solid centre-back pairing.
Manchester City trio Fernandinho, David Silva and Raheem Sterling make up the bulk of the midfield and are joined by Eden Hazard, who many believe has been the best player in the league this term.
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Then, to the surprise of no-one, it's goal machines Harry Kane and Mohamed Salah who complete the side. The pair are on course to be tussling it out for the Golden Boot for the second consecutive campaign.
Hazard, who has gone up another gear thanks to the creative freedom given to him by Maurizio Sarri, is the highest-rated Premier League player.
The Belgian's tally of 10 goals and nine assists have given him an overall rating of 7.97 - more than any other player in the division.