Round 21 of the Barclays Premier League has come to a close after a full slate of midweek matches that saw 34 goals from ten games.
While goals were flying in, Everton keeper Tim Howard kept a clean sheet against Manchester City, giving the United States international the nod in net.
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Joleon Lescott‘s goal against Crystal Palace gave Aston Villa their first win since the opening day of the season, as the experienced center-back headlines a defense that also includes scorers Robert Huth and Patrick Van Aanholt.
Premier League Team of the Week — Round 21 [ ARCHIVE ]
Goalkeeper: Tim Howard (Everton)
Defenders: Robert Huth (Leicester City), Joleon Lescott (Aston Villa), Patrick van Aanholt (Sunderland)
Forwards: Olivier Giroud (Arsenal), Jermain Defoe (Sunderland), Wayne Rooney (Manchester United)