Sky Sports rankings: Tottenham 21-year-old has been fifth best player this season
By Amir Mir
Tottenham ace Dele Alli has been ranked as the fifth best player of the Premier League season, according to the latest power rankings.
Sky Sports’ Power Rankings methodology reflects a player’s performance over the last five matchdays by awarding points to players for 32 different stats.
These points can be awarded for goals, assists, interceptions, dribbles and tackles just to name a few as you can find out here.
As a result, after Matchday 32, the season rankings have 21-year-old attacking midfielder, Alli, fifth on the list, one ahead of his teammate, Christian Eriksen.
The duo have been instrumental to their club’s success this season, where they are currently sitting in second, hoping to close the seven-point gap on leaders Chelsea.
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England international, Alli has been awarded, 70,534 points for his performances this term which have seen him score a remarkable 16 goals.
Chelsea attacker, Eden Hazard tops the rankings with, 78,970 points as the Belgian ace is close to helping his team win the Premier League title.
Over the course of the campaign, Hazard has found the back of the net on 14 occasions added with his five assists in 29 league matches.
By contrast, Alli has scored 16 goals and supplied six assists to his teammates in 30 league encounters.
The highly-rated duo found the back of the net for their teams during their last fixtures when Spurs beat Watford and Chelsea saw off the threat from Bournemouth.
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