2020–21 Premier League

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Premier League
Season2020–21
Dates12 September 2020 – 23 May 2021
ChampionsManchester City
5th Premier League title
7th English title
RelegatedFulham
West Bromwich Albion
Sheffield United
Champions LeagueManchester City
Manchester United
Liverpool
Chelsea
Europa LeagueLeicester City
West Ham United
Europa Conference LeagueTottenham Hotspur
Matches played380
Goals scored1,024 (2.69 per match)
Top goalscorerHarry Kane
(23 goals)
Best goalkeeperEderson (19 clean sheets)
Biggest home winManchester United 9–0 Southampton
(2 February 2021)
Biggest away winCrystal Palace 0–7 Liverpool
(19 December 2020)
Highest scoringAston Villa 7–2 Liverpool
(4 October 2020)
Manchester United 9–0 Southampton
(2 February 2021)
Longest winning run15 matches
Manchester City
Longest unbeaten run19 matches
Manchester City
Longest winless run17 matches
Sheffield United
Longest losing run8 matches
Sheffield United
Highest attendance10,000[1]
6 matches
Lowest attendance2,000[1]
16 matches
Total attendance180,601[1]
Average attendance5,160[1]
(excluding matches played behind closed doors)

The 2020–21 Premier League was the 29th season of the Premier League, the top English professional league for association football clubs since its establishment in 1992. The season was initially scheduled to start on 8 August 2020 and end on 16 May 2021,[2] but this was delayed until 12 September as a consequence of the postponement of the previous season's conclusion due to the COVID-19 pandemic.[3]

Manchester City secured a fifth Premier League title and seventh English league title overall with three matches to spare; it was also the club's third title in the last four seasons.[4]

Summary[edit]

Impact of COVID-19 pandemic[edit]

At the start of this season, as was the case at the end of the previous season, there was limited or no attendance at matches besides each team's staff and personnel.[5] On 23 November 2020, it was announced that some fans would be allowed to return to stadiums in low-risk areas at the end of the second national lockdown on 2 December 2020.[6] The announcement of a third national lockdown on 4 January 2021, though, signalled a return to matches being played behind closed doors.[7]

On 22 February 2021, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced as the third step of recovery from the lockdown imposed on 4 January, that subject to certain criteria being met on vaccines, infection rates and new coronavirus variants, large football stadiums would be allowed to reopen on 17 May with a maximum of 10,000 spectators or 25% capacity, whichever was higher.[8] This meant that the final round of fixtures scheduled for the 23 May would see spectators return to the stadium. To ensure all clubs played their final home game in front of fans, the penultimate round of fixtures were rearranged to take place on 18–19 May. No away fans were permitted for these matches.[9]

Season summary[edit]

The 2020–21 season began on Saturday 12 September, just seven weeks after the conclusion of the 2019–20 season.[10] Liverpool were the defending champions, having won their nineteenth league title the previous season, their first in the Premier League era.[2] As originally planned, the 2020–21 season was to be the second Premier League season with a mid-season break in February, whereby five games of a normal round of ten would be played on one weekend and the remaining five the following weekend.[11] However, due to the late start of the league and fixture congestion, the winter break was scrapped.[12] It is also the second Premier League season to use VAR (Video Assistant Referee).[13]

The top of the table was tight for the first months of the season, with Arsenal, Leicester City, Everton, Liverpool and Southampton all having occupied first position by early November.[14] The top six were separated by only three points at that stage.[15] Tottenham Hotspur became the sixth different leader later that month,[16] but Liverpool overtook them again mid-December, following a meeting between the two clubs at Anfield which resulted in a 2–1 win to Liverpool.[17] By Christmas, Liverpool had opened up a five-point gap following a 7–0 away win against Crystal Palace.[18]

In the new year, Liverpool suffered from a significant slump in form, dropping to 8th place by early March.[19] They suffered their first home defeat in 68 games with a 1–0 defeat to Burnley,[20] which began a run of six consecutive losses at Anfield, following losses to Brighton, Manchester City, Everton, Chelsea and Fulham.[19] Manchester United took the lead at the top of the table in mid-January with a 1–0 away win against Burnley,[21] but they were in turn replaced by Manchester City at the end of the month as a 5–0 Manchester City win over West Bromwich Albion was followed by a 2–1 home defeat for Manchester United against Sheffield United.[22][23]

This was to prove the final change of team at the top, as Manchester City went on a 15-match winning streak which saw them 15 points clear of second-place Manchester United after a 4–1 win against Wolverhampton Wanderers on 2 March.[24] They went on to secure the title on 12 May 2021 with three matches to spare, following a home defeat for Manchester United against Leicester. It was the club's fifth Premier League title and seventh English league title overall, as well as their third title in the past four seasons.[25]

The remaining two slots for Champions League qualification were taken by Liverpool and Chelsea. Although Liverpool were 8th with ten games remaining, a run of eight wins from their final ten games, including a 95th minute winner scored by goalkeeper Alisson against West Bromwich Albion, saw them recover their position to finish 3rd and qualify for a fifth straight season.[26] Chelsea endured a difficult start to the season under Frank Lampard, who was sacked in January with the club in 9th position and replaced by Thomas Tuchel. The club's form improved under Tuchel to secure a second consecutive finish in 4th place, despite a final day defeat to Aston Villa.[27]

Leicester enjoyed a successful season, spending more time in the top four places than any other club; however, three defeats in their final four games, including a home defeat to Tottenham Hotspur on the final day, saw them narrowly finish in 5th for a second consecutive season.[28] Having narrowly avoiding relegation the previous season, West Ham United surprised many by finishing 6th, their highest finish since 1998-99.[29] Both these clubs earned qualification to the Europa League for the following season,.

Despite leading the table in November, Tottenham suffered a string of poor results from December onwards. Manager Jose Mourinho was sacked in April with the club in 7th place, with Ryan Mason taking over as interim manager for the rest of the season. Mason was unable to improve the club's position and they finished 7th, their lowest finish since the 2008-09 season, but still good enough to qualify for the brand new third tier Europa Conference League competition.[citation needed] Meanwhile, their traditional North London rivals Arsenal endured an even worse campaign; eight defeats in their first 14 games left them in 15th just before Christmas and seemingly in danger of being sucked into a relegation battle. Whilst they would pick up enough points thereafter to pull away from the bottom half of the table, inconsistency remained a huge problem and the Gunners could only finish 8th for a second successive season, only this time they failed to qualify for European competition for the first time since the 1994-95 season.

On 17 April 2021, Sheffield United were confirmed to be the first team to be relegated to the Championship following a 1–0 defeat away to Wolverhampton Wanderers with six games remaining, ending their two-year top flight tenure. [30] On 9 May 2021, West Bromwich Albion became the second team to be relegated following a 3–1 defeat away to Arsenal, with three games remaining, immediately returning to the Championship after a season's presence in the top flight.[31] On 10 May 2021, Fulham were the third and final team to be relegated following a 2–0 defeat at home against Burnley with three games remaining, also immediately returning to the Championship after a season's presence in the top flight. This also marked the first time in the Premier League era that all three teams have been relegated with more than two games to spare.[32] In contrast, the final promoted team, Leeds United, finished in 9th with 59 points, the highest points tally for a newly promoted side since Ipswich Town in 2000-01.[citation needed]

Teams[edit]

Twenty teams compete in the league – the top seventeen teams from the previous season and the three teams promoted from the Championship. The promoted teams are Leeds United, West Bromwich Albion and Fulham, after respective top flight absences of sixteen, two and one year(s). They replaced Bournemouth, Watford (both teams relegated after five years in the top flight), and Norwich City (relegated after only a year back in the top flight).

Stadiums and locations[edit]

Greater London Premier League football clubs
West Midlands Premier League football clubs
Note: Table lists in alphabetical order.
Team Location Stadium Capacity[33]
Arsenal London (Holloway) Emirates Stadium 60,704
Aston Villa Birmingham Villa Park 42,682
Brighton & Hove Albion Brighton Falmer Stadium 30,750
Burnley Burnley Turf Moor 21,944[34]
Chelsea London (Fulham) Stamford Bridge 40,834
Crystal Palace London (Selhurst) Selhurst Park 25,486
Everton Liverpool (Walton) Goodison Park 39,414
Fulham London (Fulham) Craven Cottage 19,359
Leeds United Leeds Elland Road 37,792
Leicester City Leicester King Power Stadium 32,261
Liverpool Liverpool (Anfield) Anfield 53,394
Manchester City Manchester (Bradford) City of Manchester Stadium 55,017
Manchester United Manchester (Old Trafford) Old Trafford 74,140
Newcastle United Newcastle upon Tyne St James' Park 52,305
Sheffield United Sheffield Bramall Lane 32,050
Southampton Southampton St Mary's Stadium 32,384
Tottenham Hotspur London (Tottenham) Tottenham Hotspur Stadium 62,303
West Bromwich Albion West Bromwich The Hawthorns 26,688
West Ham United London (Stratford) London Stadium 60,000
Wolverhampton Wanderers Wolverhampton Molineux Stadium 32,050

Personnel and kits[edit]

Team Manager Captain Kit manufacturer Shirt sponsor (chest) Shirt sponsor (sleeve)
Arsenal Spain Mikel Arteta Gabon Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Adidas[35] Emirates[36] Visit Rwanda[37]
Aston Villa England Dean Smith England Tyrone Mings Kappa[38] Cazoo[39] LT[40]
Brighton & Hove Albion England Graham Potter England Lewis Dunk Nike[41] American Express[41] SnickersUK.com[42]
Burnley England Sean Dyche England Ben Mee Umbro LoveBet[43]
Chelsea Germany Thomas Tuchel Spain César Azpilicueta Nike[44] Three[45] Hyundai[46]
Crystal Palace England Roy Hodgson Serbia Luka Milivojević Puma[47] W88[48] Iqoniq[49]
Everton Italy Carlo Ancelotti Republic of Ireland Séamus Coleman Hummel[50] Cazoo[51] None
Fulham England Scott Parker Scotland Tom Cairney Adidas BetVictor[52] ClearScore[53]
Leeds United Argentina Marcelo Bielsa Scotland Liam Cooper Adidas[54] SBOTOP[55] JD Sports[56]
Leicester City Northern Ireland Brendan Rodgers Jamaica Wes Morgan Adidas[57]
Two sponsors
Bia Saigon[59]
Liverpool Germany Jürgen Klopp England Jordan Henderson Nike[60] Standard Chartered[61] Expedia[62]
Manchester City Spain Pep Guardiola Brazil Fernandinho[63] Puma[64] Etihad Airways[65] Nexen Tire[66]
Manchester United Norway Ole Gunnar Solskjær England Harry Maguire Adidas[67] Chevrolet[68] Kohler[69]
Newcastle United England Steve Bruce England Jamaal Lascelles Puma[70] FUN88[71] ICM.com[72]
Sheffield United England Paul Heckingbottom (caretaker) England Billy Sharp Adidas Union Standard Group[73]
Southampton Austria Ralph Hasenhüttl England James Ward-Prowse Under Armour[74] Sportsbet.io[75] Virgin Media[76]
Tottenham Hotspur England Ryan Mason (caretaker) France Hugo Lloris Nike[77] AIA[78] Cinch[79]
West Bromwich Albion England Sam Allardyce England Jake Livermore Puma[80] Ideal Boilers 12BET
West Ham United Scotland David Moyes England Mark Noble Umbro Betway Scope Markets[81]
Wolverhampton Wanderers Portugal Nuno Espírito Santo England Conor Coady Adidas[82] ManBetX[83] Aeroset

Managerial changes[edit]

Team Outgoing manager Manner of departure Date of vacancy Position in table Incoming manager Date of appointment
West Bromwich Albion Croatia Slaven Bilić[84] Sacked 16 December 2020 19th England Sam Allardyce[85] 16 December 2020
Chelsea England Frank Lampard[86] 25 January 2021 9th Germany Thomas Tuchel[87] 26 January 2021
Sheffield United England Chris Wilder[88] Mutual consent 13 March 2021 20th England Paul Heckingbottom (interim)[89] 13 March 2021
Tottenham Hotspur Portugal José Mourinho[90] Sacked 19 April 2021 7th England Ryan Mason (interim)[90][91] 19 April 2021

League table[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Manchester City (C) 38 27 5 6 83 32 +51 86 Qualification for the Champions League group stage
2 Manchester United 38 21 11 6 73 44 +29 74
3 Liverpool 38 20 9 9 68 42 +26 69
4 Chelsea 38 19 10 9 58 36 +22 67
5 Leicester City 38 20 6 12 68 50 +18 66 Qualification for the Europa League group stage[a]
6 West Ham United 38 19 8 11 62 47 +15 65
7 Tottenham Hotspur 38 18 8 12 68 45 +23 62 Qualification for the Europa Conference League play-off round[b]
8 Arsenal 38 18 7 13 55 39 +16 61
9 Leeds United 38 18 5 15 62 54 +8 59
10 Everton 38 17 8 13 47 48 −1 59
11 Aston Villa 38 16 7 15 55 46 +9 55
12 Newcastle United 38 12 9 17 46 62 −16 45
13 Wolverhampton Wanderers 38 12 9 17 36 52 −16 45
14 Crystal Palace 38 12 8 18 41 66 −25 44
15 Southampton 38 12 7 19 47 68 −21 43
16 Brighton & Hove Albion 38 9 14 15 40 46 −6 41
17 Burnley 38 10 9 19 33 55 −22 39
18 Fulham (R) 38 5 13 20 27 53 −26 28 Relegation to the EFL Championship
19 West Bromwich Albion (R) 38 5 11 22 35 76 −41 26
20 Sheffield United (R) 38 7 2 29 20 63 −43 23
Source: Premier League
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) If the champions, relegated teams or qualified teams for UEFA competitions cannot be determined by rules 1 to 3, rules 4.1 to 4.3 are applied – 4.1) Points gained in head to head record between such teams; 4.2) Away goals scored in head to head record between such teams; 4.3) Play-offs[92]
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated
Notes:
  1. ^ Since the winners of the 2020–21 FA Cup, Leicester City, also qualified for the Europa League based on league position, the second Europa League group stage berth allocated to England was transferred to the sixth-placed team.
  2. ^ Since the winners of the 2020–21 EFL Cup, Manchester City, qualified for European competition based on league position, the Europa Conference League berth awarded to the EFL Cup winners was transferred to the highest-placed Premier League team not already qualified for European competition, the seventh-placed team.

Results[edit]

Home \ Away ARS AVL BHA BUR CHE CRY EVE FUL LEE LEI LIV MCI MUN NEW SHU SOU TOT WBA WHU WOL
Arsenal 0–3 2–0 0–1 3–1 0–0 0–1 1–1 4–2 0–1 0–3 0–1 0–0 3–0 2–1 1–1 2–1 3–1 2–1 1–2
Aston Villa 1–0 1–2 0–0 2–1 3–0 0–0 3–1 0–3 1–2 7–2 1–2 1–3 2–0 1–0 3–4 0–2 2–2 1–3 0–0
Brighton & Hove Albion 0–1 0–0 0–0 1–3 1–2 0–0 0–0 2–0 1–2 1–1 3–2 2–3 3–0 1–1 1–2 1–0 1–1 1–1 3–3
Burnley 1–1 3–2 1–1 0–3 1–0 1–1 1–1 0–4 1–1 0–3 0–2 0–1 1–2 1–0 0–1 0–1 0–0 1–2 2–1
Chelsea 0–1 1–1 0–0 2–0 4–0 2–0 2–0 3–1 2–1 0–2 1–3 0–0 2–0 4–1 3–3 0–0 2–5 3–0 0–0
Crystal Palace 1–3 3–2 1–1 0–3 1–4 1–2 0–0 4–1 1–1 0–7 0–2 0–0 0–2 2–0 1–0 1–1 1–0 2–3 1–0
Everton 2–1 1–2 4–2 1–2 1–0 1–1 0–2 0–1 1–1 2–2 1–3 1–3 0–2 0–1 1–0 2–2 5–2 0–1 1–0
Fulham 0–3 0–3 0–0 0–2 0–1 1–2 2–3 1–2 0–2 1–1 0–3 1–2 0–2 1–0 0–0 0–1 2–0 0–0 0–1
Leeds United 0–0 0–1 0–1 1–0 0–0 2–0 1–2 4–3 1–4 1–1 1–1 0–0 5–2 2–1 3–0 3–1 3–1 1–2 0–1
Leicester City 1–3 0–1 3–0 4–2 2–0 2–1 0–2 1–2 1–3 3–1 0–2 2–2 2–4 5–0 2–0 2–4 3–0 0–3 1–0
Liverpool 3–1 2–1 0–1 0–1 0–1 2–0 0–2 0–1 4–3 3–0 1–4 0–0 1–1 2–1 2–0 2–1 1–1 2–1 4–0
Manchester City 1–0 2–0 1–0 5–0 1–2 4–0 5–0 2–0 1–2 2–5 1–1 0–2 2–0 1–0 5–2 3–0 1–1 2–1 4–1
Manchester United 0–1 2–1 2–1 3–1 0–0 1–3 3–3 1–1 6–2 1–2 2–4 0–0 3–1 1–2 9–0 1–6 1–0 1–0 1–0
Newcastle United 0–2 1–1 0–3 3–1 0–2 1–2 2–1 1–1 1–2 1–2 0–0 3–4 1–4 1–0 3–2 2–2 2–1 3–2 1–1
Sheffield United 0–3 1–0 1–0 1–0 1–2 0–2 0–1 1–1 0–1 1–2 0–2 0–1 2–3 1–0 0–2 1–3 2–1 0–1 0–2
Southampton 1–3 0–1 1–2 3–2 1–1 3–1 2–0 3–1 0–2 1–1 1–0 0–1 2–3 2–0 3–0 2–5 2–0 0–0 1–2
Tottenham Hotspur 2–0 1–2 2–1 4–0 0–1 4–1 0–1 1–1 3–0 0–2 1–3 2–0 1–3 1–1 4–0 2–1 2–0 3–3 2–0
West Bromwich Albion 0–4 0–3 1–0 0–0 3–3 1–5 0–1 2–2 0–5 0–3 1–2 0–5 1–1 0–0 1–0 3–0 0–1 1–3 1–1
West Ham United 3–3 2–1 2–2 1–0 0–1 1–1 0–1 1–0 2–0 3–2 1–3 1–1 1–3 0–2 3–0 3–0 2–1 2–1 4–0
Wolverhampton Wanderers 2–1 0–1 2–1 0–4 2–1 2–0 1–2 1–0 1–0 0–0 0–1 1–3 1–2 1–1 1–0 1–1 1–1 2–3 2–3
Source: Premier League
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.
For upcoming matches, an "a" indicates there is an article about the rivalry between the two participants.

Season statistics[edit]

Scoring[edit]

Top scorers[edit]

Harry Kane won his third Premier League Golden Boot by scoring 23 goals from 35 matches. He became the first player to also win the Premier League Playmaker of the Season award in the same season, having assisted 14 goals.[93]
Rank Player Club Goals[94]
1 England Harry Kane Tottenham Hotspur 23
2 Egypt Mohamed Salah Liverpool 22
3 Portugal Bruno Fernandes Manchester United 18
4 England Patrick Bamford Leeds United 17
South Korea Son Heung-min Tottenham Hotspur
6 England Dominic Calvert-Lewin Everton 16
7 England Jamie Vardy Leicester City 15
8 England Ollie Watkins Aston Villa 14
9 Germany İlkay Gündoğan Manchester City 13
France Alexandre Lacazette Arsenal

Hat-tricks[edit]

Player For Against Result Date
Egypt Mohamed Salah Liverpool Leeds United 4–3 (H)[95] 12 September 2020
England Dominic Calvert-Lewin Everton West Bromwich Albion 5–2 (H)[96] 19 September 2020
South Korea Son Heung-min4 Tottenham Hotspur Southampton 5–2 (A)[97] 20 September 2020
England Jamie Vardy Leicester City Manchester City 5–2 (A)[98] 27 September 2020
England Ollie Watkins Aston Villa Liverpool 7–2 (H)[99] 4 October 2020
England Patrick Bamford Leeds United Aston Villa 3–0 (A)[100] 23 October 2020
Algeria Riyad Mahrez Manchester City Burnley 5–0 (H)[101] 28 November 2020
Gabon Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Arsenal Leeds United 4–2 (H)[102] 14 February 2021
Nigeria Kelechi Iheanacho Leicester City Sheffield United 5–0 (H)[103] 14 March 2021
New Zealand Chris Wood Burnley Wolverhampton Wanderers 4–0 (A)[104] 25 April 2021
Wales Gareth Bale Tottenham Hotspur Sheffield United 4–0 (H)[105] 2 May 2021
Spain Ferran Torres Manchester City Newcastle United 4–3 (A)[106] 14 May 2021
Notes

4 Player scored 4 goals
(H) – Home team
(A) – Away team

Most assists[edit]

Rank Player Club Assists[107]
1 England Harry Kane Tottenham Hotspur 14
2 Belgium Kevin De Bruyne Manchester City 12
Portugal Bruno Fernandes Manchester United
4 England Jack Grealish Aston Villa 10
South Korea Son Heung-min Tottenham Hotspur
6 Brazil Raphinha Leeds United 9
England Marcus Rashford Manchester United
England Jamie Vardy Leicester City
9 England Aaron Cresswell West Ham United 8
Germany Pascal Groß Brighton and Hove Albion
England Jack Harrison Leeds United
Germany Timo Werner Chelsea

Clean sheets[edit]

Ederson won a second consecutive Premier League Golden Glove after keeping 19 clean sheets for Manchester City.
Rank Player Club Clean
sheets
1 Brazil Ederson Manchester City 19
2 Senegal Édouard Mendy Chelsea 16
3 Argentina Emiliano Martínez Aston Villa 15
4 France Hugo Lloris Tottenham Hotspur 12
5 Germany Bernd Leno Arsenal 11
France Illan Meslier Leeds United
England Nick Pope Burnley
Denmark Kasper Schmeichel Leicester City
9 Brazil Alisson Liverpool 10
Poland Łukasz Fabiański West Ham United
Portugal Rui Patrício Wolverhampton Wanderers
England Jordan Pickford Everton
Spain Robert Sánchez Brighton & Hove Albion

Discipline[edit]

Player[edit]

Club[edit]

Awards[edit]

Monthly awards[edit]

Month Manager of the Month Player of the Month Goal of the Month References
Manager Club Player Club Player Club
September Italy Carlo Ancelotti Everton England Dominic Calvert-Lewin Everton England James Maddison Leicester City [112][113][114]
October Portugal Nuno Espírito Santo Wolverhampton Wanderers South Korea Son Heung-min Tottenham Hotspur Argentina Manuel Lanzini West Ham United [115][116][117]
November Portugal José Mourinho Tottenham Hotspur Portugal Bruno Fernandes Manchester United Nigeria Ola Aina Fulham [118][119][120]
December England Dean Smith Aston Villa Ivory Coast Sébastien Haller West Ham United [121][122][123]
January Spain Pep Guardiola Manchester City Germany İlkay Gündoğan Manchester City Egypt Mohamed Salah Liverpool [124][125][126]
February Portugal Bruno Fernandes Manchester United [127][128][129]
March Germany Thomas Tuchel Chelsea Nigeria Kelechi Iheanacho Leicester City Argentina Erik Lamela Tottenham Hotspur [130][131][132]
April England Steve Bruce Newcastle United England Jesse Lingard West Ham United England Jesse Lingard West Ham United [133][134][135]
May Germany Jürgen Klopp Liverpool England Joe Willock Newcastle United Uruguay Edinson Cavani Manchester United [136][137][138]

Annual awards[edit]

Award Winner Club
Premier League Manager of the Season Spain Pep Guardiola[139] Manchester City
Premier League Player of the Season Portugal Rúben Dias[140] Manchester City
Premier League Young Player of the Season England Phil Foden[141] Manchester City
Premier League Goal of the Season Argentina Erik Lamela[142] Tottenham Hotspur
PFA Players' Player of the Year Belgium Kevin De Bruyne[143] Manchester City
PFA Young Player of the Year England Phil Foden[143] Manchester City
FWA Footballer of the Year Portugal Rúben Dias[144] Manchester City
PFA Fans' Player of the Year Egypt Mohamed Salah[145] Liverpool
PFA Team of the Year[146]
Goalkeeper Brazil Ederson (Manchester City)
Defenders Portugal João Cancelo (Manchester City) Portugal Rúben Dias (Manchester City) England John Stones (Manchester City) England Luke Shaw (Manchester United)
Midfielders Belgium Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City) Germany İlkay Gündoğan (Manchester City) Portugal Bruno Fernandes (Manchester United)
Forwards Egypt Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) England Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur) South Korea Son Heung-min (Tottenham Hotspur)

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