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Strongest possible XI’s for all 20 Premier League teams

Tottenham Hotspur v Atletico De Madrid - 2016 International Champions Cup Australia

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JULY 29: Tottenham Hotspur players pose for the team photo prior to the 2016 International Champions Cup Australia match between Tottenham Hotspur and Atletico de Madrid at Melbourne Cricket Ground on July 29, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Jack Thomas/Getty Images)

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With the 2016-17 Premier League campaign just six days away and preseason over, things are getting seriously exciting.

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As all 20 PL teams get to work this week on the training ground to prepare for the weekend, managers are finalizing their starting lineups for the season ahead.

Below I’ve had a go at my best XI for each team.

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Remember: this is an XI for the strongest possible lineup for each team. A few players may be injured or missing at the start of the season but I’ve selected my best XI for each team as of right now.


Arsenal
—– Cech —–

— Bellerin — Mertesacker — Koscielny — Monreal —

—- Wilshere — Xhaka —-

— Ozil — Ramsey — Sanchez —

—– Giroud —–


Bournemouth
—– Boruc —–

— Francis — A. Smith — S. Cook — Daniels —

— Ibe — Surman — Arter — Gradel —

— Afobe — Wilson —


Burnley
—– Heaton —–

— Lowton — Keane — Mee — Ward —

— Boyd — Jones — Arfield — Kightly

— Gray — Vokes —


Chelsea
—– Courtois —–

— Ivanovic — Terry — Cahill — Azpilicueta —

— Kante — Matic —

— Willian — Fabregas — Hazard —

— Costa —


Crystal Palace
— Hennessey —

— Ward — Dann — Tomkins — Souare —

— Ledley — Cabaye —

—– Zaha —– Bolasie —– Townsend

— Wickham —


Everton
—– Robles —–

— Coleman — Jagielka — Funes Mori — Baines —

— Gueye — McCarthy —

— Deulofeu — Barkley — Mirallas —

—– Lukaku —


Hull City
—– Jakupovic —–

— Odubajo — Dawson — Davies — Robertson —

— Livermore — Huddlestone —

— Elmohamady — Meyler — Snodgrass —

— Hernandez —


Leicester City
—– Schmeichel —–

— Simpson — Morgan — Huth — Fuchs —

Mahrez — Mendy — Drinkwater — Albrighton

— Vardy — Musa —


Liverpool
—– Mignolet —–

— Clyne — Lovren — Sakho — Moreno —

—– Henderson —–

Mane — Coutinho — Wijnaldum — Firmino

—– Sturridge —–


Manchester City
—– Hart —–

— Sagna — Kompany — Mangala — Clichy —

—– Fernandinho — Gundogan ——

— Sane — Silva — De Bruyne —

—– Aguero —–


Manchester United
—– De Gea —–

— Valencia — Bailly — Blind — Shaw —

—– Schneiderlin — Carrick ——

— Mkhitaryan — Pogba --- Martial —

—– Ibrahimovic —–


Middlesbrough
—– Valdes —–

— Barragan — Espinosa — Ayala — Friend —

—– Leadbitter — De Roon ——

— Stuani — Ramirez — Fischer —

—– Negredo —–


Southampton
—– Forster —–

— Cedric — Fonte — Van Dijk — Bertrand —

—– Romeu —– Hojbjerg —–

—- Redmond —- Davis —- Tadic —-

—– Long —–


Stoke City
—– Butland —–

— Cameron — Shawcross — Wollscheid — Pieters —

—– Allen —– Imbula —–

—- Arnautovic —- Bojan —- Shaqiri —-

—– Diouf —–


Sunderland
—– Mannone —–

— Djilobodji — Kone — Kaboul —

Lens — Cattermole — Khazri — Kirchhoff --- Van Aanholt —

— Defoe –Borini —


Swansea City
—– Fabianski —–

— Rangel --- Van der Hoorn — Williams — Taylor —

--- Routledge ---- Cork — Fer — Sigurdsson —– Montero ---

—– Llorente —–


Tottenham Hotspur
—– Lloris —–

— Walker — Alderweireld — Vertonghen — Rose —

—– Dembele —– Dier —–

—- Eriksen —- Alli —- Lamela —-

—— Kane ——


Watford
—– Gomes —–

—- Kabasele —- Cathcart —- Britos —-

— Anya — Suarez — Watson — Capoue — Holebas —

—- Deeney —- Ighalo —-


West Bromwich Albion
—– Foster —–

— Dawson — McAuley — Evans — Chester —

—– Yacob —–

—-Phillips —- Gardner —- Fletcher —- McLean —-

—— Rondon ——


West Ham United
—– Adrian —–

— Antonio — Nordtveit — Reid — Cresswell —

—– Kouyate —– Noble —–

—-Feghouli —- Lanzini —- Payet —-

—— Carroll ——


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