Chelsea stars dominate EPL team of the week after big win against Southampton

Chelsea are the biggest winner of week as the they recorded a 3-1 win over 10-man Southampton to move to the top of the League table

Liverpool and Manchester City played out an entertaining 2-2 draw at Anfield. Manchester were held to a 1-1 draw by Everton and Arsenal also played a goalless draw at In-form Brighton.

Elsewhere, Tottenham ended their third consecutive league losses with a 2-1 defeat of Aston Villa, Leicester City played out a 2-2 draw at Crystal Palace, West Ham lost 1-2 at home to Brentford. Leeds United got their first win of the season with a 1-0 of Watford, Wolverhampton defeated Newcastle United 2-1 and Burnley played out a goalless draw with Norwich City.

Here is my selection for the team of the week for matchday 7, the team is setup in a 3-4-3 formation.

3-4-3 formation

Goalkeeper-David Raya(Brentford)

The Spaniard was exceptional in goal for Brentford as they recorded a 2-1 win at West Ham. He made 4 vital saves in the match.


César Azpilicueta (Chelsea)

The Chelsea skipper put in a solid performance against Southampton as Chelsea recorded a 3-1 home win. He created 3 chances and assisted Timo Werner to put Chelsea ahead late in the game. The Spanish international also completed 2 dribbles, 2 successful tackles, made 2 recoveries, 1 interception and won 8 duels.

Diego Llorente (Leeds)

Llorente scored the only goal of the match in the 18th minutes of play to give Leeds United only their first win of the season. The Spaniard completed 60 accurate passes, the second most in the game. He also made 2 successful tackles, 7 recoveries, 1 interception and 2 clearances.

Trevor Chalobah (Chelsea)

Chalobah continues his solid start to the season with another impressive for Chelsea in the win over Southampton.

He academy graduate nodded in his second goal of the season after connecting with Ruben Loftus-Cheek flicked on from Ben Chilwell’s cornerkick. He completed 5 successful tackles, 4 clearances, won 2 recoveries and 10 duels.


Andros Townsend (Everton)

Townsend continues in his solid form since joining Everton in the summer. The former Crystal Palace scored a second half equalizer for Everton after Anthony Martial had put Manchester United ahead in the first half. He created 2 chances, 2 successful dribbles, 2 successful crosses, 3 interceptions, 1 clearance and won 7 duels.

Pierre-Emile Højbjerg (Tottenham)

The Danish international produced an excellent finish from Heung-Min Son pass to give Tottenham the lead in the 27th minute of play. He also made 2 successful tackles, 5 successful dribbles, 2 clearances, 1 interception, 10 recoveries and won 8 duels

Phil Foden (Manchester City)

The youngster tormented James Milner throughout the Liverpool man time on the pitch, he went on to score a terrific goal in the second half to put the Pep Guardiola’s side level after Mane had scored the opener.

Heung-Min Son(Tottenham)

Son was in solid form as Tottenham put an end to their three consecutive losses in the Premier League with a 2-1 defeat of Aston Villa. The South Korean created 2 chances and assisted Pierre-Emile Højbjerg for the opening goal and provided another assist after his low pass toward the back post that was diverted into his own net by Matt Targett under pressure from Lucas Moura. The attacker had also had 86% pass accuracy, 10 touches in the opp. box, 5 recoveries, 3 successful dribbles, 2 accurate crosses and 5 duels won


Mohamed Salah (Liverpool)Mohamed Salah scored in his seventh consecutive matches for Liverpool with a fantastic goal against Manchester City. The Egyptian assisted Sadio Mane for the opener before scoring one of the best goal of the season so far, he weaved his way past three Manchester City before drilling a right-footed shot past City’s keeper, Ederson.

Hee-Chan Hwang(Wolverhampton Wanderers)

Hwang scored the third league goal in only his second start in the Premier League since arriving on loan from RB Leipzig. The South Korean international scored the opener from Raul Jiménez through in the first before scoring again in the second half from another Jiménez’s through ball. Hwang is first Wolves player to net a brace in the Premier League since Diogo Jota in February 2020 against Norwich.

Timo Werner(Chelsea)

Timo Werner put in good performance for Chelsea against Southampton, the Germany international scored Chelsea’s second goal of match after having a goal harshly ruled out by VAR for Azpilicueta foul on Kyle-Walker Peters in the buildup.
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