Ash Hough selects his finest eleven from the weekend.
David De Gea
Once again the Spaniard impressed in keeping a clean sheet against QPR as United won 2-0, again reinforcing his position as one of best ‘keepers in the league.
Looked solid in helping De Gea keep his clean sheet and also showed some creative play going forward.
Most of the Arsenal team could be in his week but Monreal played a big part in the Gunners seeing off Manchester City, winning a penalty and helping his side keep a clean sheet.
Ivanovic again impressed defensively and going forward in Chelsea’s 5-0 thrashing of Swansea and set up the fifth goal for Andre Schurrle.
The Arsenal man helped keep Sergio Aguero quiet for 90 minutes and that says enough for itself but also made vital interceptions to help guide his side to a 2-0 win.
The Chelsea man was pulling the strings with Cesc Fabregas as Chelsea eased past Swansea as his impressive first season continued.
The Brazilian scored twice and was a creative threat throughout for Chelsea in their 5-0 win.
The Dutchman scored twice in Southampton’s win over Newcastle as he settled in to his loan spell with the Saints quickly.
The Liverpool skipper for the game against Villa stepped up with a captain’s performance as he assisted a goal for Borini in the Reds’ 2-0 win.
The ‘Spanish’ forward looked unstoppable against Swansea, grabbing two goals and looking a threat all game as Chelsea bolstered their claim for the title.
The Palace forward seems to have settled into life under Pardew quickly as he grabbed two goals as they came from two goals down against Burnley to win 3-2.