Salah Joins Two Africans In The EPL Team Of The Week
Mohamed Salah Joins Two Africans In The EPL Team Of The Week
Liverpool winger Mohamed Salah's performance against Arsenal was enough to see him join two other African stars in this week’s Premier League Team of the Week.
Tired of reading? Click through the gallery above to see who made it into WhoScored.com's EPL Team of the Week.
For the second week in a row, there were 22 goals scored in the 10 fixtures of the gameweek, and the standout results were Liverpool’s 4-0 hammering of Arsenal, Newcastle upsetting West Ham 3-0 and Manchester United maintained their 100% winning start with a 2-0 victory over Leicester City.
The Reds lead the way when it comes to representation in the team as the Anfield side has five players in among this week's Best XI. While Burnley have two representative, Chelsea, Newcastle, Swansea and the Leicester each have one player.
This Team of the Week was compiled by statistics website WhoScored.com, who use their own algorithms and data to come up with their unique scoring system out of 10.
Here is WhoScored.com's Premier League Team of the Week:
GK: Kasper Schmeichel (Leicester City) – Rating 8
RB: Joe Gomez (Liverpool) – Rating 8.5
CB: Joel Matip (Liverpool) – Rating 8
CB: Ben Mee (Burnley) – Rating 7.9
LB: Chancel Mbemba (Newcastle) – Rating 8.4
RM: Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) – Rating 9
CM: Emre Can (Liverpool) – Rating 8.3
CM: Cesc Fabregas (Chelsea) – Rating 8.2
LM: Robert Brady (Burnley) – Rating 8.3
ST: Tammy Abraham (Swansea City) – Rating 8
ST: Roberto Firmino (Liverpool) – Rating 8.9
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