Tottenham’s early MVP, not ‘6-goal Son Heung-min’, but this guy with 2 goals…Hyshalisson is last
There’s a player who’s been even better than Son Heung-min for Tottenham.
On July 21 (KST), global media outlet ESPN ranked the Most Valuable Players (MVPs) of the big six English Premier League (EPL)굿모닝토토 teams this season. Do you agree?” and listed the main players of Tottenham, Man United, Man City, Liverpool, Chelsea, and Arsenal.
Tottenham’s MVP is not captain Son Heung-min. It’s vice-captain and new signing James Maddison. Maddison, who joined Spurs from Leicester City last summer, has started all eight EPL games this season, scoring two goals and providing five assists.
In second place is Son Heung-min. He has scored six goals in eight EPL games. With Maddison and Son flying in the attack, Tottenham is unbeaten in eight games (6 wins, 2 draws) and in sole possession of first place. Spurs will look to win their first title in the history of the EPL since its inception.
Tottenham’s third-place MVP is midfielder Yves Bissoumada. Defender Christian Romero is fourth, and defender Mickey van der Vaart is fifth. Sixth is goalkeeper Guglielmo Vicario, seventh is Pedro Foro, eighth is Destiny Udoji, ninth is Dejan Kulusebski, 10th is Pape Sarr, and 11th is Hischalisson. Of the 11 first-teamers, he is the lowest ranked.
The MVP rankings for Arsenal, who are in a title race with Tottenham, are also interesting. Xhaka is first, followed by Martin Ødegaard in second, Oleksandr Zinchenko in third, William Saliba in fourth, and Declan Rice in fifth. Gabriel Jesus, Gabriel Martinelli, and Ben White round out the list.
For third-place Man City, Rodriguez is first, Elling Holland is second, Kevin De Bruyne is third, John Scones is fourth, and Jubeng Dias is fifth. Ederson, Bernardo Silva, Julian Alvarez, Kyle Walker, and Phil Foden round out the top 10.
There’s also an MVP ranking for fourth-place Liverpool. Mohamed Salah is first, Ilissong Becker is second, Dominik Soboslav is third, Alexander Arnold is fourth, and Virgil van Dijk is fifth. Andrew Robertson, Luis Dias, and Alexis Sanchez round out the list.
For United, who dropped to 10th place at the start of the season, Bruno Fernandes is the top MVP. Marcus Rashford is second, Luke Shaw is third, Lisandro Martinez is fourth, Casemiro is fifth, Raphael Varane is sixth, and Mason Mount is seventh.
For 11th-place Chelsea, the MVP is Leicester’s Leo James, followed by Enzo Fernandez, Raheem Sterling, Thiago Silva, and Ben Chilwell. Moises Caicedo, Conor Gallagher, and Cole Palmer round out the top 10, with Mikhail Mudrikh at #12.