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Premier League
Season 2017–18
Champions Manchester City
3rd Premier League title
5th English title
Champions League Manchester City
Manchester United
Matches played 365
Goals scored 976 (2.67 per match)
Top goalscorer Mohamed Salah
(31 goals)
Biggest home win Manchester City 5–0 Liverpool
(9 September 2017)
Manchester City 5–0 Crystal Palace
(23 September 2017)
Manchester City 7–2 Stoke City
(14 October 2017)
Arsenal 5–0 Huddersfield Town
(29 November 2017)
Liverpool 5–0 Swansea City
(26 December 2017)
Chelsea 5–0 Stoke City
(30 December 2017)
Liverpool 5–0 Watford
(17 March 2018)
Manchester City 5–0 Swansea City
(22 April 2018)
Crystal Palace 5–0 Leicester City
(28 April 2018)
Biggest away win Watford 0–6 Manchester City
(16 September 2017)
Highest scoring Manchester City 7–2 Stoke City
(14 October 2017)
Longest winning run 18 matches
Manchester City
Longest unbeaten run 22 matches
Manchester City
Longest winless run 20 matches
West Bromwich Albion
Longest losing run 8 matches
West Bromwich Albion
Highest attendance 83,222
Tottenham Hotspur 1–0 Arsenal
(10 February 2018)
Lowest attendance 10,242
Bournemouth 2–1 West Bromwich Albion
(17 March 2018)
Total attendance 13,526,412
Average attendance 38,210
← 2016–17
All statistics correct as of 30 April 2018.

The 2017-18 Premier League is the 26th premier league as Chelsea are the defending Champions. The season started on 11 August 2017 and is finishes on 13 May 2018. Newcastle United F.C. Brighton and Hove Albion and Huddersfield Town got promoted to the Premier League from the English Football League. Brighton are playing in the Premier League for the first time in their history.

League table

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Manchester City (C) 38 32 4 2 106 27 +79 100 Qualification for the Champions League group stage
2 Manchester United 38 25 6 7 68 28 +40 81
3 Tottenham Hotspur 38 23 8 7 74 36 +38 77
4 Liverpool 38 21 12 5 84 38 +46 75
5 Chelsea 38 21 7 10 62 38 +24 70 Qualification for the Europa League group stage
6 Arsenal 38 19 6 13 74 51 +23 63
7 Burnley 38 14 12 12 36 39 −3 54 Qualification for the Europa League second qualifying round
8 Everton 38 13 10 15 44 58 −14 49
9 Leicester City 38 12 11 15 56 60 −4 47
10 Newcastle United 38 12 8 18 39 47 −8 44
11 Crystal Palace 38 11 11 16 45 55 −10 44
12 Bournemouth 38 11 11 16 45 61 −16 44
13 West Ham United 38 10 12 16 48 68 −20 42
14 Watford 38 11 8 19 44 64 −20 41
15 Brighton & Hove Albion 38 9 13 16 34 54 −20 40
16 Huddersfield Town 38 9 10 19 28 58 −30 37
17 Southampton 38 7 15 16 37 56 −19 36
18 Swansea City (R) 38 8 9 21 28 56 −28 33 Relegation to the EFL Championship
19 Stoke City (R) 38 7 12 19 35 68 −33 33
20 West Bromwich Albion (R) 38 6 13 19 31 56 −25 31
Source: Premier League
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored. 4) Play-offs (only if needed to decide champion, teams for relegation or teams for UEFA competitions).
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.
Notes:

Results

Home \ Away ARS BOU BHA BUR CHE CRY EVE HUD LEI LIV MCI MUN NEW SOU STK SWA TOT WAT WBA WHU
Arsenal 3–0 2–0 5–0 2–2 4–1 5–1 5–0 4–3 3–3 0–3 1–3 1–0 3–2 3–0 2–1 2–0 3–0 2–0 4–1
Bournemouth 2–1 2–1 1–2 0–1 2–2 2–1 4–0 0–0 0–4 1–2 0–2 2–2 1–1 2–1 1–0 1–4 0–2 2–1 3–3
Brighton & Hove Albion 2–1 2–2 0–0 0–4 0–0 1–1 1–1 0–2 1–5 0–2 1–0 1–0 1–1 2–2 4–1 1–1 1–0 3–1 3–1
Burnley 0–1 1–2 0–0 1–2 1–0 2–1 0–0 2–1 1–2 1–1 0–1 1–0 1–1 1–0 2–0 0–3 1–0 0–1 1–1
Chelsea 0–0 0–3 2–0 2–3 2–1 2–0 1–1 0–0 1–0 0–1 1–0 3–1 1–0 5–0 1–0 1–3 4–2 3–0 1–1
Crystal Palace 2–3 2–2 3–2 1–0 2–1 2–2 0–3 5–0 1–2 0–0 2–3 1–1 0–1 2–1 0–2 0–1 2–1 2–0 2–2
Everton 2–5 2–1 2–0 0–1 0–0 3–1 2–0 2–1 0–0 1–3 0–2 1–0 1–1 1–0 3–1 0–3 3–2 1–1 4–0
Huddersfield Town 0–1 4–1 2–0 0–0 1–3 0–2 0–2 1–1 0–3 1–2 2–1 1–0 0–0 1–1 0–0 0–4 1–0 1–0 1–4
Leicester City 3–1 1–1 2–0 1–0 1–2 0–3 2–0 3–0 2–3 0–2 2–2 1–2 0–0 1–1 1–1 2–1 2–0 1–1 0–2
Liverpool 4–0 3–0 4–0 1–1 1–1 1–0 1–1 3–0 2–1 4–3 0–0 2–0 3–0 0–0 5–0 2–2 5–0 0–0 4–1
Manchester City 3–1 4–0 3–1 3–0 1–0 5–0 1–1 0–0 5–1 5–0 2–3 3–1 2–1 7–2 5–0 4–1 3–1 3–0 2–1
Manchester United 2–1 1–0 1–0 2–2 2–1 4–0 4–0 2–0 2–0 2–1 1–2 4–1 0–0 3–0 2–0 1–0 1–0 0–1 4–0
Newcastle United 2–1 0–1 0–0 1–1 3–0 1–0 0–1 1–0 2–3 1–1 0–1 1–0 3–0 2–1 1–1 0–2 0–3 0–1 3–0
Southampton 1–1 2–1 1–1 0–1 2–3 1–2 4–1 1–1 1–4 0–2 0–1 0–1 2–2 0–0 0–0 1–1 0–2 1–0 3–2
Stoke City 1–0 1–2 1–1 1–1 0–4 1–2 1–2 2–0 2–2 0–3 0–2 2–2 0–1 2–1 2–1 1–2 0–0 3–1 0–3
Swansea City 3–1 0–0 0–1 1–0 0–1 1–1 1–1 2–0 1–2 1–0 0–4 0–4 0–1 0–1 1–2 0–2 1–2 1–0 4–1
Tottenham Hotspur 1–0 1–0 2–0 1–1 1–2 1–0 4–0 2–0 5–4 4–1 1–3 2–0 1–0 5–2 5–1 0–0 2–0 1–1 1–1
Watford 2–1 2–2 0–0 1–2 4–1 0–0 1–0 1–4 2–1 3–3 0–6 2–4 2–1 2–2 0–1 1–2 1–1 1–0 2–0
West Bromwich Albion 1–1 1–0 2–0 1–2 0–4 0–0 0–0 1–2 1–4 2–2 2–3 1–2 2–2 2–3 1–1 1–1 1–0 2–2 0–0
West Ham United 0–0 1–1 0–3 0–3 1–0 1–1 3–1 2–0 1–1 1–4 1–4 0–0 2–3 3–0 1–1 1–0 2–3 2–0 2–1

Season record

Scoring

Top scorers

Rank Player Club Goals
1 Egypt Mohamed Salah Liverpool 32
2 England Harry Kane Tottenham Hotspur 30
3 Argentina Sergio Agüero Manchester City 21
4 England Jamie Vardy Leicester City 20
5 England Raheem Sterling Manchester City 18
6 Belgium Romelu Lukaku Manchester United 16
7 Brazil Roberto Firmino Liverpool 15
8 France Alexandre Lacazette Arsenal 14
9 Brazil Gabriel Jesus Manchester City 13
10 Belgium Eden Hazard Chelsea 12
Algeria Riyad Mahrez Leicester City
England Glenn Murray Brighton & Hove Albion
South Korea Son Heung-min Tottenham Hotspur

Hat-tricks

Player For Against Result Date Ref
Argentina Agüero, SergioSergio Agüero Manchester City Watford 6–0 (A) 16 September 2017
Spain Morata, ÁlvaroÁlvaro Morata Chelsea Stoke City 4–0 (A) 23 September 2017
England Wilson, CallumCallum Wilson Bournemouth Huddersfield Town 4–0 (H) 18 November 2017
England Rooney, WayneWayne Rooney Everton West Ham United 4–0 (H) 29 November 2017
England Kane, HarryHarry Kane Tottenham Hotspur Burnley 3–0 (A) 23 December 2017
Southampton 5–2 (H) 26 December 2017
Argentina Agüero, SergioSergio Agüero Manchester City Newcastle United 3–1 (H) 20 January 2018
Wales Ramsey, AaronAaron Ramsey Arsenal Everton 5–1 (H) 3 February 2018
Argentina Agüero, SergioSergio Agüero4 Manchester City Leicester City 5–1 (H) 10 February 2018
Egypt Salah, MohamedMohamed Salah4 Liverpool Watford 5–0 (H) 17 March 2018
Note

4 Player scored 4 goals; (H) – Home ; (A) – Away

Top assists

Rank Player Club Assists
1 Belgium Kevin De Bruyne Manchester City 16
2 Germany Leroy Sané Manchester City 15
3 Spain David Silva Manchester City 11
England Raheem Sterling Manchester City
5 England Dele Alli Tottenham Hotspur 10
Denmark Christian Eriksen Tottenham Hotspur
Egypt Mohamed Salah Liverpool
France Paul Pogba Manchester United
Algeria Riyad Mahrez Leicester City
10 Armenia Henrikh Mkhitaryan Manchester United/Arsenal 9

Clean sheets

Rank Player Club Clean
sheets
1 Spain David de Gea Manchester United 18
2 Brazil Ederson Manchester City 16
3 Belgium Thibaut Courtois Chelsea 15
France Hugo Lloris Tottenham Hotspur
5 Czech Republic Petr Čech Arsenal 11
England Nick Pope Burnley
7 England Ben Foster West Bromwich Albion 10
Germany Loris Karius Liverpool
Denmark Jonas Lössl Huddersfield Town
England Jordan Pickford Everton
Australia Mathew Ryan Brighton & Hove Albion

Discipline

Player

  • Most yellow cards: 11
    • Spain Oriol Romeu (Southampton)
  • Most red cards: 2
    • Nigeria Wilfred Ndidi (Leicester City)
    • England Jonjo Shelvey (Newcastle United)

Club

  • Most yellow cards: 73
    • West Bromwich Albion
    • West Ham United
  • Most red cards: 5
    • Leicester City

Awards

Monthly awards

Month Manager of the Month Player of the Month Goal of the Month References
Manager Club Player Club Player Club
August United States David Wagner Huddersfield Town Senegal Sadio Mané Liverpool England Charlie Daniels Bournemouth
September Spain Pep Guardiola Manchester City England Harry Kane Tottenham Hotspur Ecuador Antonio Valencia Manchester United
October Germany Leroy Sané Manchester City Morocco Sofiane Boufal Southampton
November Egypt Mohamed Salah Liverpool England Wayne Rooney Everton
December England Harry Kane Tottenham Hotspur England Jermain Defoe Bournemouth
January England Eddie Howe Bournemouth Argentina Sergio Agüero Manchester City Brazil Willian Chelsea
February Republic of Ireland Chris Hughton Brighton & Hove Albion Egypt Mohamed Salah Liverpool Kenya Victor Wanyama Tottenham Hotspur
March England Sean Dyche Burnley England Jamie Vardy Leicester City
April Jamaica Darren Moore West Bromwich Albion Côte d'Ivoire Wilfried Zaha Crystal Palace Denmark Christian Eriksen Tottenham Hotspur

PFA Team of the Year

The PFA Team of the Year was:

PFA Player of the Year

The PFA Players' Player of the Year was awarded to Mohamed Salah.

PFA Young Player of the Year

The PFA Young Player of the Year was awarded to Leroy Sané.

FWA Footballer of the Year

The FWA Footballer of the Year was awarded to Mohamed Salah.ref>"Daniels strike voted Carling Goal of the Month" (in en). Premier League. 8 September 2017. https://www.premierleague.com/news/466282. Retrieved 8 September 2017.ref>"Daniels strike voted Carling Goal of the Month" (in en). Premier League. 8 September 2017. https://www.premierleague.com/news/466282. Retrieved 8 September 2017.

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