Premier League Player of the Week — Round 16


More often than not, the Premier League Player of the Week is a player who dominated a game, or at least contributed a great deal to the majority of a contest.

This week is an exception, because, oh my, what a goal at what a time.

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Ayoze Perez subbed into Newcastle United’s game at White Hart Lane, and made it two-straight years of breaking Spurs’ supporters’ hearts.

Perez cooly collected a pass before slotting a fantastic ball past Hugo Lloris deep into stoppage time to give the Magpies a 2-1 win on Sunday.

Premier League Players of the Week

Week 1: Riyad Mahrez, Leicester City

Week 2: Romelu Lukaku, Everton

Week 3: Callum Wilson, Bournemouth

Week 4: Bafetimbi Gomis, Swansea City

Week 5: Steven Naismith, Everton

Week 6: Anthony Martial, Manchester United

Week 7: Alexis Sanchez, Arsenal

Week 8: Sergio Aguero, Manchester City

Week 9: Raheem Sterling, Manchester City

Week 10: Harry Kane, Tottenham Hotspur

Week 11: Arouna Kone, Everton

Week 12: Jesse Lingard, Manchester United

Week 15: Riyad Mahrez, Leicester City

Week 16: Ayoze Perez, Newcastle United