Bruno Fernandes, Paul Pogba, Mason Greenwood and Anthony Martial in Power Rankings top 10. Bruno Fernandes has been brilliant since the restart and the statistics say he is the most in-form player in the Premier League.
The Portugal international tops the Power Rankings chart after winning and converting a controversial penalty in the 3-0 win over Villa on Thursday becoming his fifth goal since the enforced break.
Mason Greenwood scored his fourth goal since the restart to double United’s lead at Villa Park and secure runner-up spot in the latest form chart, while Paul Pogba (No 6) netted from range to seal the win and a place in the top 10.
Anthony Martial (No 9) cut a frustrated figure yesterday when he was subbed goalless with 11 minutes to go, having forced himself into the fringes of a Golden boot race.
Outside of United’s dominance, Burnley centre-back James Tarkowski (No 3) has excelled across a raft of stats since football returned with a league-topping 54 duels won and 36 clearances made, while only Troy Deeney has won more aerials.
Danny Ings (No 4) and Mohamed Salah (No 7) are serious Golden Boot contenders and both boosted their causes with goals during the latest round of games as Southampton drew 1-1 with Everton and Liverpool beat Brighton 3-1.
Willian (No 6) signed a short contract extension to see out the season with Chelsea and is among the elite performers, while David Silva (No 7) produced a stellar performance in Manchester City’s 5-0 rout over Newcastle.
In terms of each club’s top player, Hugo Lloris appears to have prevented any more damage as Spurs struggle at the other end, while Leandro Trossard has stood out at Brighton and John Egan leads the way at Sheffield United and landed at No 10 in this week’s chart.