2019–20 Premier League

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Premier League
Season2019–20
Dates9 August 2019 – 26 July 2020
ChampionsLiverpool
1st Premier League title
19th English title
Champions LeagueLiverpool
Matches played325
Goals scored881 (2.71 per match)
Top goalscorerJamie Vardy
(21 goals)
Biggest home winManchester City 8–0 Watford
(21 September 2019)
Biggest away winSouthampton 0–9 Leicester City
(25 October 2019)
Highest scoringSouthampton 0–9 Leicester City
(25 October 2019)
Longest winning runLiverpool
(18 matches)
Longest unbeaten runLiverpool
(27 matches)
Longest winless runWatford
(11 matches)
Longest losing runBournemouth
Norwich
(5 matches each)
Highest attendance73,737
Manchester United 1–1 Liverpool
(20 October 2019)
Lowest attendance10,020
Bournemouth 0–1 Burnley
(21 December 2019)
Not including matches after the suspension of the season as, upon resumption, all games had a 300-person attendance limit for public health reasons.
Total attendance11,322,096
Average attendance39,312
All statistics correct as of 4 July 2020.

The 2019–20 Premier League is the 28th season of the Premier League, the top English professional football league, since its establishment in 1992. Manchester City were the defending champions for the second successive year, after picking up the domestic treble the previous season. Liverpool won their first league title since 1990, their first of the Premier League era and 19th overall.

The season was halted for over three months, following a decision on 13 March 2020 by the Premier League to suspend the league after a number of players and other club staff became ill due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The initial suspension, until 4 April, was then extended to mid-June. The season recommenced with two matches on 17 June and a full round of matches played over the weekend of 19–22 June.

In 2019–20 the video assistant referee (VAR) review system was introduced. Changes to the laws affecting backpasses, penalties, handballs and substitutions were also introduced in 2019–20.

Summary[]

The Premier League season marked the start of a new three-year TV deal. A key change is that eight matches will be shown on television at 19:45 on Saturdays across the season, broadcast by Sky Sports. Further, Amazon broadcast two rounds of fixtures in December, including the Merseyside derby, marking the first time an entire round of live matches has been broadcast domestically.

With Manchester City and Liverpool achieving 98 and 97 points respectively in the 2018–19 season, many expected another close race for the title. Liverpool started the season in strong form with eight consecutive wins, while City suffered a shock 3–2 defeat to newly promoted Norwich City on 14 September. Liverpool's 3–1 win over City at Anfield in November opened up an 8-point lead at the top of the table and they maintained their lead for the remainder of the season.

On 25 October 2019, Leicester City broke the Premier League record – as well as the all-time English top-flight record – for the largest away league win and equalled the biggest ever Premier League win when they defeated Southampton 9–0 at St Mary's Stadium.

On 12 January 2020, in a 6–1 victory over Aston Villa, Manchester City's Sergio Agüero broke Thierry Henry's Premier League record for most goals scored by an overseas player. In the same match, he also broke the record for most hat-tricks scored by a single player (12), previously held by Alan Shearer.

It was the first Premier League season to have a mid-season break in February. Three games of a normal round of ten were played on the weekend 8–9 February 2020, six games on the following weekend 14–17 February and the tenth game, Manchester City versus West Ham United, was rescheduled from 9 February to 19 February due to Storm Ciara. Games played on the same day had separate time slots such that the games did not overlap.

During the season, Liverpool broke or tied several Premier League all-time records, achieving a record-equalling 18 consecutive wins before being defeated by Watford on 29 February. They have an ongoing record of 23 consecutive home wins, (per 24 June 2020) and hold another ongoing record of a 23-point lead in the table after the same number of matches played.

As a gesture of solidarity following the death of George Floyd, players' names on the back of their shirts were replaced with 'Black Lives Matter' for the first 12 matches of the restarted season. The Premier League also gave their support for any player who chooses to "take a knee" before or during matches.

On 25 June 2020, Manchester City lost 2–1 to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, mathematically confirming Liverpool as champions and marking their first league title in thirty years, and their first of the Premier League era. Upon winning the league, Liverpool claimed the unusual achievement of winning the Premier League earlier than any other team by games played (with seven games remaining) and later than any other team by date (the only team to clinch the title in the month of June).

Effects of the COVID-19 pandemic[]

Since March, the season has been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. On 10 March, the match between Manchester City and Arsenal, due to be played the next day after being rescheduled due to City's participation in the 2020 EFL Cup Final, was postponed. A number of Arsenal players had made close contact with Olympiacos owner Evangelos Marinakis, who had tested positive for infection with the coronavirus, when the two teams had met in the Europa League 13 days earlier. It is the first football season in England to be halted since the 1939–40 season was abandoned after only three games following the outbreak of the Second World War.

On 12 March, it was revealed that three Leicester City players were self-isolating. Manchester City also announced that their defender Benjamin Mendy was also self-isolating, after a family member displayed symptoms of the virus. Later in the evening, it was then confirmed that Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta had tested positive for coronavirus. As a result of Arteta's positive test, the match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Arsenal, scheduled for 14 March at the Amex, was postponed. On 13 March, Chelsea announced that their winger Callum Hudson-Odoi had tested positive for coronavirus.

On 13 March, following an emergency meeting between the Premier League, The Football Association (FA), the English Football League and the FA Women's Super League, it was unanimously decided to suspend professional football in England until at least 4 April 2020. On 19 March, the suspension was extended to at least 30 April 2020. At the same time the FA agreed to extend the season indefinitely, past the scheduled end date of 1 June. In April 2020, the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Matt Hancock, called on Premier League players to take a pay cut during the pandemic. The PFA rejected the call as they felt that a cut for all players would impact the Exchequer with a loss of income tax revenue. Several clubs, including Watford, Southampton and West Ham United, all agreed to defer their wages. Later in April, the Premier League produced a plan, nicknamed "Project Restart", aimed at restarting the league and playing all 92 remaining matches over a six-week period at approved, neutral stadiums. Watford, Aston Villa and Brighton, all near the bottom of the table, were of the opinion that it would be unfair to play the games in such different conditions when at risk of relegation but would be more in favour if the threat of relegation was removed. From 19 May 2020, players were allowed to return to group training in preparation for restarting the league. They were permitted to be in groups of no more than five with all training sessions lasting no longer than 75 minutes for each player. Social distancing rules must be adhered to during the sessions. On 17 and 18 May, a total of 748 players and staff were tested for COVID-19. Six tests proved positive including Adrian Mariappa of Watford and Burnley assistant manager, Ian Woan. Later in May, Aaron Ramsdale of Bournemouth also returned a positive test for the virus.

A number of players, including Manchester City's Raheem Sterling and Sergio Agüero and Aaron Cresswell of West Ham United, voiced concerns relating to the safety of restarting the campaign. Danny Rose of Newcastle United called the decision to restart "a joke". Troy Deeney of Watford said he would not return to training because of fear for his family's health. N'Golo Kanté of Chelsea also missed training with safety concerns. On 27 May, the clubs voted unanimously to resume contact training. Aston Villa's Tyrone Mings said the players had not been consulted regarding restarting the league and that the restart was "financially driven".

On 28 May, clubs agreed that the season would restart on 17 June, with the two games in hand of Manchester City vs Arsenal and Aston Villa vs Sheffield United, with the first full round of fixtures since March to be played on the weekend of 19–21 June. Initially, the remaining fixtures will be played behind closed doors. Part of the plans to restart the league gave permission to BBC Sport to show four live games, the first time the channel had broadcast live Premier League football since the creation of the league in 1992. In addition, free-to-air TV channel Pick (which is owned by Sky) will air 25 of the remaining games. Amazon Prime were also allocated four games to be shown live and without the need for the viewer to be a paying member of the channel.

On 4 June, the Premier League announced that teams would be allowed to name nine substitutes per match, instead of the usual seven, and that teams could use five substitutes per match instead of three.

Aston Villa vs. Sheffield United and Manchester City vs. Arsenal on 17 June were the first games played after the pandemic enforced break.

Financial services company Deloitte estimated that Premier League clubs would face a £1 billion loss of revenue for the 2019–20 season, £500 million being accounted for in rebates to broadcasters and loss of matchday revenue.

Further tests for the virus were carried out on 11 and 12 June. Two unnamed people provided a positive result including one player from Norwich City who would be required to self isolate thereby missing the first fixture of the restarted season. Following these tests there had been 16 positive results from 8,687 tests.

Before the restart of games the Premier League produced a set of guidelines to be followed at all games. They stipulated that all matches must be played behind closed doors, with the number of key people allowed inside the stadium limited to 300. All stadiums are divided into three zones — red (includes pitch and technical areas), amber (stands) and green (stand concourses) — and there are restrictions on who is allowed to enter each. There is staggered entry on to the pitch for players and staff and no handshakes are allowed before kick-off. Deep cleaning of corner flags, goalposts, substitution boards and match balls takes place before and after each fixture as standard. Extra disinfection, such as of the substitution board after it is used, is likely during matches and at half-time. Additional measures include that players and coaching staff must observe social distancing rules when travelling to and from games, and post-match broadcast interviews must take place pitchside with press conferences conducted virtually.

Teams[]

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 Norwich City, Sheffield United and Aston Villa. Norwich City and Aston Villa returned to the top flight after absences of three years, while Sheffield United returned after a twelve-year absence. They replaced Cardiff City, Fulham (both teams relegated after one season back in the top flight) and Huddersfield Town (relegated after two years in the top flight). Cardiff City's relegation means that this season is the first without a side from Wales since the 2010–11 season.

Stadiums and locations[]

Greater London Premier League football clubs
Note: Table lists in alphabetical order.
Team Location Stadium Capacity
Arsenal London (Holloway) Emirates Stadium 60,704
Aston Villa Birmingham Villa Park 42,785
Bournemouth Bournemouth Dean Court 11,329
Brighton & Hove Albion Falmer Falmer Stadium 30,750
Burnley Burnley Turf Moor 21,944
Chelsea London (Fulham) Stamford Bridge 40,834
Crystal Palace London (Selhurst) Selhurst Park 25,486
Everton Liverpool (Walton) Goodison Park 39,414
Leicester City Leicester King Power Stadium 32,243
Liverpool Liverpool (Anfield) Anfield 53,394
Manchester City Manchester City of Manchester Stadium 55,097
Manchester United Old Trafford Old Trafford 74,879
Newcastle United Newcastle upon Tyne St James' Park 52,388
Norwich City Norwich Carrow Road 27,244
Sheffield United Sheffield Bramall Lane 32,125
Southampton Southampton St Mary's Stadium 32,505
Tottenham Hotspur London (Tottenham) Tottenham Hotspur Stadium 62,303
Watford Watford Vicarage Road 22,220
West Ham United London (Stratford) London Stadium 60,000
Wolverhampton Wanderers Wolverhampton Molineux Stadium 32,050

Personnel and kits[]

Team Manager Captain Kit manufacturer Shirt sponsor (chest) Shirt sponsor (sleeve)
Arsenal Spain Mikel Arteta Gabon Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Adidas Fly Emirates Visit Rwanda
Aston Villa England Dean Smith England Jack Grealish Kappa W88 BR88
Bournemouth England Eddie Howe England Simon Francis Umbro Vitality M88
Brighton & Hove Albion England Graham Potter England Lewis Dunk Nike American Express JD
Burnley England Sean Dyche England Ben Mee Umbro LoveBet
Chelsea England Frank Lampard Spain César Azpilicueta Nike Three Hyundai
Crystal Palace England Roy Hodgson Serbia Luka Milivojević Puma ManBetX Dongqiudi
Everton Italy Carlo Ancelotti Republic of Ireland Séamus Coleman Umbro SportPesa Angry Birds
Leicester City Northern Ireland Brendan Rodgers Denmark Kasper Schmeichel Adidas King Power Bia Saigon
Liverpool Germany Jürgen Klopp England Jordan Henderson New Balance Standard Chartered Western Union
Manchester City Spain Pep Guardiola Spain David Silva Puma Etihad Airways Nexen Tire
Manchester United Norway Ole Gunnar Solskjær England Harry Maguire Adidas Chevrolet Kohler
Newcastle United England Steve Bruce England Jamaal Lascelles Puma Fun88 StormGain
Norwich City Germany Daniel Farke Scotland Grant Hanley Erreà Dafabet Best Fiends
Sheffield United England Chris Wilder England Billy Sharp Adidas Union Standard Group
Southampton Austria Ralph Hasenhüttl England James Ward-Prowse Under Armour LD Sports Virgin Media
Tottenham Hotspur Portugal José Mourinho France Hugo Lloris Nike AIA None
Watford England Nigel Pearson England Troy Deeney Adidas Sportsbet.io Bitcoin
West Ham United Scotland David Moyes England Mark Noble Umbro Betway Scope Markets
Wolverhampton Wanderers Portugal Nuno Espírito Santo England Conor Coady Adidas ManBetX CoinDeal
  1. Bournemouth's main shirt sponsor was M88 until 13 June 2020, when Vitality became the main sponsor for the rest of the season.
  2. Chelsea's main shirt sponsor was Yokohama Tyres until 1 July 2020, when Three became the main sponsor ahead of the 2020–21 season.

Managerial changes[]

Team Outgoing manager Manner of departure Date of vacancy Position in table Incoming manager Date of appointment
Brighton & Hove Albion Republic of Ireland Chris Hughton Sacked 13 May 2019 Pre-season England Graham Potter 20 May 2019
Chelsea Italy Maurizio Sarri Signed by Juventus 16 June 2019 England Frank Lampard 4 July 2019
Newcastle United Spain Rafael Benítez End of contract 30 June 2019 England Steve Bruce 17 July 2019
Watford Spain Javi Gracia Sacked 7 September 2019 20th Spain Quique Sánchez Flores 7 September 2019
Tottenham Hotspur Argentina Mauricio Pochettino 19 November 2019 14th Portugal José Mourinho 20 November 2019
Arsenal Spain Unai Emery 29 November 2019 8th Spain Mikel Arteta 20 December 2019
Watford Spain Quique Sánchez Flores 1 December 2019 20th England Nigel Pearson 6 December 2019
Everton Portugal Marco Silva 5 December 2019 18th Italy Carlo Ancelotti 21 December 2019
West Ham United Chile Manuel Pellegrini 28 December 2019 17th Scotland David Moyes 29 December 2019

League table[]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Liverpool (C, Q) 32 28 2 2 70 25 +45 86 Qualification for the Champions League group stage
2 Manchester City 32 21 3 8 81 33 +48 66
3 Leicester City 33 17 7 9 63 31 +32 58 Qualification for the Champions League group stage
4 Chelsea 33 17 6 10 60 44 +16 57
5 Manchester United 33 15 10 8 56 33 +23 55
6 Wolverhampton Wanderers 33 13 13 7 45 36 +9 52 Qualification for the Europa League group stage
7 Arsenal 33 12 13 8 49 41 +8 49
8 Sheffield United 32 12 11 9 33 32 +1 47 Qualification for the Europa League second qualifying round
9 Tottenham Hotspur 32 12 9 11 51 44 +7 45
10 Burnley 32 13 6 13 36 45 −9 45
11 Everton 32 12 8 12 40 47 −7 44
12 Newcastle United 32 11 9 12 33 43 −10 42
13 Crystal Palace 33 11 9 13 28 40 −12 42
14 Southampton 32 12 4 16 41 55 −14 40
15 Brighton & Hove Albion 33 8 12 13 35 44 −9 36
16 West Ham United 32 8 6 18 38 56 −18 30
17 Watford 33 6 10 17 29 52 −23 28
18 Aston Villa 32 7 6 19 36 60 −24 27 Relegation to the EFL Championship
19 Bournemouth 33 7 6 20 32 59 −27 27
20 Norwich City 33 5 6 22 25 61 −36 21
Updated to match(es) played on 4 July 2020. 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
(C) Champion; (Q) Qualified to the phase indicated.
Notes:
  1. Manchester City were banned from all UEFA club competitions for the 2020–21 and 2021–22 seasons by the UEFA Club Financial Control Body on 14 February 2020 due to breaches of the UEFA Financial Fair Play Regulations. The decision was appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on 26 February 2020. That appeal was heard on 8 June 2020. The result will be announced in the first half of July.
  2. Since the 4 semi-finalists of the FA Cup, are qualified for European competitions by league position, the spot given to the FA Cup winners (Europa League group stage) would be passed to the sixth-placed team and the spot given to the League Cup winners (Europa League second qualifying round) would be passed to the seventh-placed team. If the ban on Manchester City entering European football is upheld, the spots would be passed to the seventh-placed (FA Cup spot) and eighth-placed (EFL Cup spot) teams, respectively.
  3. Since the winners of the EFL Cup, Manchester City, are banned from European football for next season (subject to an ongoing appeal process at CAS), the spot given to the EFL Cup winners (Europa League second qualifying round) would be passed to the seventh-placed team. As Manchester City would also be stripped of the European place they would currently be guaranteed by league placing, the EFL Cup spot would go to the eighth-placed league team.

Results[]

Home \ Away ARS AVL BOU BHA BUR CHE CRY EVE LEI LIV MCI MUN NEW NOR SHU SOU TOT WAT WHU WOL
Arsenal 3–2 1–0 1–2 2–1 1–2 2–2 3–2 0–3 2–0 4–0 4–0 1–1 2–2 2–2 1–0 1–1
Aston Villa 1–2 2–1 2–2 1–2 2–0 1–4 1–2 1–6 2–0 1–0 0–0 1–3 2–3 2–1 0–0 0–1
Bournemouth 1–1 2–1 3–1 0–1 2–2 0–2 3–1 0–3 1–3 1–0 1–4 0–0 1–1 0–3 2–2 1–2
Brighton & Hove Albion 2–1 1–1 2–0 1–1 1–1 0–1 3–2 0–2 0–3 2–0 0–1 0–2 3–0 1–1 1–1 2–2
Burnley 0–0 1–2 3–0 2–4 0–2 1–0 2–1 0–3 1–4 0–2 1–0 2–0 3–0 1–1 1–0 3–0
Chelsea 2–2 2–1 0–1 2–0 3–0 2–0 4–0 1–1 1–2 2–1 0–2 1–0 2–2 0–2 2–1 3–0 0–1
Crystal Palace 1–1 1–0 1–0 1–1 0–1 0–0 0–2 1–2 0–2 1–0 2–0 0–1 0–2 1–0 2–1 1–1
Everton 0–0 1–0 1–0 3–1 3–1 2–1 0–0 1–3 1–1 2–2 0–2 0–2 1–1 1–0 2–0 3–2
Leicester City 2–0 4–0 3–1 0–0 2–1 2–2 3–0 2–1 0–4 0–1 5–0 1–1 1–2 2–1 2–0 4–1 0–0
Liverpool 3–1 2–1 2–1 4–0 5–2 2–1 3–1 2–0 3–1 4–1 2–0 4–0 2–1 2–0 3–2 1–0
Manchester City 3–0 3–0 4–0 5–0 2–1 2–2 2–1 3–1 4–0 1–2 2–0 2–1 2–2 8–0 2–0 0–2
Manchester United 1–1 2–2 5–2 3–1 0–2 4–0 1–2 1–1 1–0 1–1 2–0 4–1 4–0 3–0 2–1 3–0 0–0
Newcastle United 0–1 1–1 2–1 0–0 0–0 1–0 1–0 1–2 0–3 2–2 1–0 0–0 3–0 2–1 1–1 1–1
Norwich City 2–2 1–5 1–0 0–1 2–3 1–1 0–1 1–0 0–1 3–2 1–3 3–1 1–2 0–3 2–2 0–2 1–2
Sheffield United 1–0 2–0 2–1 1–1 3–0 1–0 1–2 0–1 0–1 3–3 0–2 1–0 0–1 3–1 1–1 1–0
Southampton 0–2 2–0 1–3 1–2 1–4 1–1 1–2 0–9 1–2 1–1 0–1 2–1 1–0 2–1 0–1 2–3
Tottenham Hotspur a 3–1 3–2 2–1 5–0 0–2 4–0 0–1 2–0 1–1 0–1 2–1 1–1 2–1 1–1 2–0 2–3
Watford 2–2 3–0 0–0 0–3 0–3 1–2 0–0 2–3 1–1 3–0 2–0 0–0 1–3 0–0 1–3 2–1
West Ham United 1–3 4–0 3–3 3–2 1–2 1–1 1–2 0–2 0–5 2–0 2–3 2–0 1–1 3–1 2–3 0–2
Wolverhampton Wanderers 0–2 2–1 1–0 0–0 1–1 2–5 0–0 1–2 3–2 1–1 1–1 3–0 1–1 1–1 1–2 2–0 2–0
Updated to match(es) played on 4 July 2020. Source: Premier League
Colours: 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[]

As of 4 July 2020

Scoring[]

Top scorers[]

Rank Player Club Goals
1 England Jamie Vardy Leicester City 21
2 Gabon Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Arsenal 19
3 England Danny Ings Southampton 18
4 Egypt Mohamed Salah Liverpool 17
5 Argentina Sergio Agüero Manchester City 16
6 Mexico Raúl Jiménez Wolverhampton Wanderers 15
Senegal Sadio Mané Liverpool
France Anthony Martial Manchester United
England Marcus Rashford Manchester United
10 England Tammy Abraham Chelsea 13
England Dominic Calvert-Lewin Everton
England Harry Kane Tottenham Hotspur
England Raheem Sterling Manchester City

Hat-tricks[]

Player For Against Result Date
England Raheem Sterling Manchester City West Ham United 5–0 (A) 10 August 2019
Finland Teemu Pukki Norwich City Newcastle United 3–1 (H) 17 August 2019
England Tammy Abraham Chelsea Wolverhampton Wanderers 5–2 (A) 14 September 2019
Portugal Bernardo Silva Manchester City Watford 8–0 (H) 21 September 2019
Spain Ayoze Pérez Leicester City Southampton 9–0 (A) 25 October 2019
England Jamie Vardy
United States Christian Pulisic Chelsea Burnley 4–2 (A) 26 October 2019
Argentina Sergio Agüero Manchester City Aston Villa 6–1 (A) 12 January 2020
France Anthony Martial Manchester United Sheffield United 3–0 (H) 24 June 2020

Most assists[]

Rank Player Club Assists
1 Belgium Kevin De Bruyne Manchester City 17
2 England Trent Alexander-Arnold Liverpool 12
3 South Korea Son Heung-min Tottenham Hotspur 9
Spain Adama Traoré Wolverhampton Wanderers
5 England Harvey Barnes Leicester City 8
Algeria Riyad Mahrez Manchester City
Scotland Andrew Robertson Liverpool
8 Argentina Emi Buendía Norwich City 7
Brazil Roberto Firmino Liverpool
Senegal Sadio Mané Liverpool
Egypt Mohamed Salah Liverpool
Portugal Bernardo Silva Manchester City
Spain David Silva Manchester City

Clean sheets[]

Rank Player Club Clean
sheets
1 England Nick Pope Burnley 13
2 Brazil Alisson Liverpool 12
Brazil Ederson Manchester City
Denmark Kasper Schmeichel Leicester City
4 England Dean Henderson Sheffield United 11
Portugal Rui Patrício Wolverhampton Wanderers
7 Spain David de Gea Manchester United 10
Slovakia Martin Dúbravka Newcastle United
Spain Vicente Guaita Crystal Palace
10 England Ben Foster Watford 9

Discipline[]

Player[]

Club[]

Awards[]

Monthly awards[]

Month Manager of the Month Player of the Month Goal of the Month Reference
Manager Club Player Club Player Club
August Germany Jürgen Klopp Liverpool Finland Teemu Pukki Norwich City England Harvey Barnes Leicester City
September Gabon Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Arsenal Mali Moussa Djenepo Southampton
October England Frank Lampard Chelsea England Jamie Vardy Leicester City England Matty Longstaff Newcastle United
November Germany Jürgen Klopp Liverpool Senegal Sadio Mané Liverpool Belgium Kevin De Bruyne Manchester City
December England Trent Alexander-Arnold South Korea Son Heung-min Tottenham Hotspur
January Argentina Sergio Agüero Manchester City Iran Alireza Jahanbakhsh Brighton & Hove Albion
February England Sean Dyche Burnley Portugal Bruno Fernandes Manchester United Czech Republic Matěj Vydra Burnley

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