Following the conclusion of matchweek nine, the English Premier League has officially released the team of the week. Following stunning victories over Norwich City and Manchester United, Chelsea and Liverpool players dominate the team. Chelsea won 7-0 against a recalcitrant Norwich, maintaining their lead in the Premier League rankings.
Liverpool has been one of the best teams in Europe this season. They have been performing on weekly basis, right from the beginning of the season, although, they are second on the EPL table, but they are probably one of the most free scoring sides in the EPL.
The Premier League matchday 9 round of matches have been played last weekend, with so many clubs recording big wins, and others suffering huge defeats. Chelsea are currently topping the league with 22 points, while Liverpool and Manchester City are 2nd and 3rd with 21 and 20 points respectively.
Mohamed Salah scored an hattrick as Liverpool thrashed Man United on Sunday in the EPL. It was all a confirmation of the great form, the Egyptian has shown all season which has made some many people consider him as the best Player in the World currently. But there is another case and Player, which is Real Madrid's captain and Forward, Karim Benzema who has started the season too on fire and has been regarded as one of if not the best striker in the World currently.
Chelsea and Liverpool are now tied for first place in the table, separated by only one point. In this season's title fight, there is one Premier League club that could deafen them. Since the beginning of the season, these two clubs have had a solid run of humbling elite clubs.
To score a goal in the English Premier League is hard, as EPL is regarded as the most difficult football league in the world. However, some players are scoring more than two goals in a game, even if the Premier League is hard. List of players that have scored a hat trick in EPL this season
The Premier League match week 9 games were played over the weekend as usual, with a number of reputable clubs recording massive wins, while other clubs suffered huge defeats. Based on the results gathered from the weekend games, Chelsea continue their fun run bad they extend their lead on the log.
Opinion: Checkout my EPL Team of match week 9 as Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal stars all make the list
Goalkeeper Ederson Moraes (Manchester city) Brazilian goalkeeper Ederson Moraes produced yet another fine performance for Manchester city in their 4-1 win over Brighton. Centreback Angelo Ogbonna (West Ham united) Angelo Ogbonna was in fine form in the English Premier league this weekend as the Italian defender helped his side to a 1-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur.
When we talk about great clubs in the history of the Premier League, clubs like Manchester City, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United comes to mind. This is actually because of the great feats and missions that have been attained and accomplished by them in the area of trophy triumph.
This season's title race will most likely be a 3 way battle between Liverpool, Chelsea, and Man City. On current form, those three teams are a country mile ahead of the chasing pack. Liverpool’s biggest obstacle will undoubtedly come in January, when they will lose 3 central players- Salah, Mane, and Keita, to the re-scheduled Africa cup of nations.
Manchester United is hoping to win the English Premier League trophy this season after failing to win the Uefa Europa League last season. Despite Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's squad's poor performance recently, the red devil's who were thrashed 5-0 by Liverpool at Old Trafford on the 24th of October 2021 will be looking forward to bouncing back in November.
Manchester United considering sacking Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and may do so in few hours. Following an impressive performance last season, Ole was giving a new 3 years contract but however things are not going as planned for the Manchester United legend. With series of abysmal performance from the Manchester United squad, the credibility of Ole Gunnar solskjaer has been questioned, and doubt has arisen in the heart of football fans and Manchester United supported if he can indeed deliver any silverware this season to the Theater of Dreams.
Mendy, Salah, Mane & other African stars who are set to miss EPL action in January due to AFCON duty
The English premier league as one of the best leagues in Europe if not the best will be without some African star players who have formed the integral part of the game in the competition, as they will be out of action for their respective EPL clubs in January due to the commencement of AFCON tournament.
Manchester United Vs Liverpool played the last match of EPL week 9 fixtures at Old Trafford. It was an interesting match with a lot highlights from both teams and referees. Liverpool thrashed the red devils by 5:0 in front of their fans at Old Trafford on Sunday. Other match results: Chelsea won Norwich city by 7:0, Watford defeated Everton at Goodison park by 5:2, Manchester city humiliated Brighton, Hove Albion at the American express community stadium 4:1 and Arsenal humbles Aston villa by 3:1.
Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah is no doubt the most in-form player in the world at the moment which could position him to win the Ballon d'Or next year if he ends this season with trophies with Liverpool. However, the African star broke three records last Sunday when his side claimed a 5-0 win over Manchester United.
Manchester United has failed to maintain a reliable position currently in the Premier League table after a disappointing defeat against the top 4 EPL contender, Liverpool. Irrespective of United's position, and current performance in the Champions League competition, they are still considered as some of the Premier League clubs that are not in the best of their forms this season.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer led Manchester United team kick-started their new campaign on a remarkable note as they initially picked up from where they left off in the last season where they made it to the final of the UEFA Europa League, and finished second on the EPL table behind Manchester City who emerged as the Champions.
Romelu Lukaku, Mohamed Salah and 3 other players that have scored a hat-trick against Man United In The EPL
Egyptian superstar Mohamed Salah is the latest player to score a hat-trick against Manchester United football club in the English Premier League, after scoring three times in Liverpool football club's convincing 5-0 away victory over the Red Devils on Sunday. The Red Devils suffered one of their heaviest home defeat in the English Premier League history against Liverpool football club on Sunday, and three of the goals were scored by in-form Egyptian Mohamed Salah.
Manchester United may have lost to Liverpool in humiliating fashion on Sunday, conceding four goals in the first half before eventually conceding one more in the second half to make the final score 0-5. However, in my opinion, the 5-0 loss to Liverpool could be a blessing in disguise for Manchester United.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has reacted to his team's misfortune in the EPL match against Liverpool. United played host to Liverpool at Old Trafford in an EPL encounter over the weekend. The match however, turned out to be a torn in the flesh for the host and a moment of goals galore for the visitors.