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Premier League player Power Rankings: Week 1

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Wolverhampton's first Premier League match since 2012 was a thriller as a late equalizer from Raul Jimenez propelled the Wolves to a 2-2 draw with Everton.

After the opening weekend of the 2018-19 Premier League campaign, there were plenty of star performers.

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From new boys stealing the show to established stars starting the season as they mean to go on.

Remember: this is a list of the top 20 performing players right now in the Premier League and based on them actually playing in the previous Matchweek. If they didn’t play due to injury or suspension, they aren’t going to make this list. Simple.

Let us know in the comments section below if you agree with the selections.



  1. Richarlison (Everton)
  2. Ruben Neves (Wolves)
  3. Paul Pogba (Man United)
  4. Raheem Sterling (Man City)
  5. Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace)
  6. Sadio Mane (Liverpool)
  7. Bernardo Silva (Man City)
  8. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool)
  9. Roberto Pereyra (Watford)
  10. Naby Keita (Liverpool)
  11. Harry Maguire (Leicester City)
  12. Raul Jimenez (Wolves)
  13. Riyad Mahrez (Man City)
  14. Joe Hart (Burnley)
  15. Benjamin Mendy (Man City)
  16. Fred (Man United)
  17. Eric Bailly (Man United)
  18. Pedro (Chelsea)
  19. David De Gea (Man United)
  20. Alex McCarthy (Southampton)

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