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5 Players To Watch in The English Premier League this Weekend.

The English Premier League is back in action this weekend as from Saturday 16th to Sunday 17th this month. This is after an international break for World Cup qualifiers and UEFA Nations League semi finals and final. Many EPL players shined during the international break with their countries. Some players scored hattricks and others managed a brace. Below are 5 EPL players to watch this weekend.

5. Raphinha (Leeds United).

The Brazilian has been on a great form this season. On Friday 15th this month, he scored 2 goals to help Brazil thrash Uruguay 4-1. Before that, he provided 2 assist against Venezuela when Brazil deafet Venezuela 3-1 last Friday. Raphinha has also scored 3 crucial goals for Leeds United in the EPL this season. Southampton will have to be extra careful with the Brazilian if he plays this weekend.

4. Timmo Werner (Chelsea).

The German has scored a total of 3 goals in his last 2 games. Werner scored 2 goals against North Macedonia after playing for just 74 minutes. This was Germany's game in the world cup qualifiers. The German also won the man of the match award when Chelsea defeated Southampton in their last EPL game this season. Brentford United defenders will have a hard work in defending against Timo Werner this weekend.

3. Paul Pogba (Manchester United)

Pogba has been on an excellent form since the start of the season. He is the current top assist provider in The English Premier League. He played an important role when France defeated Spain to win the UEFA Nations League trophy last Sunday. Leicester City players will have to work hard as Pogba will be one of the main threats if he plays against them this weekend.

2. Romelu Lukaku (Chelsea)

The Belgian striker is one of the best number 9s in football currently. Lukaku is a complete center foward who is clinical and lethal goalscorer. He scored an incredible goal against France in the UEFA Nations League semi final last weekend. Lukaku will be focused to score goals this weekend. This is because he is yet to score for Chelsea for the last 3 games this season.

1. Christiano Ronaldo (Manchester United)

Ronaldo has been on an excellent goalscoring form this season. The 5 times Balon d'Or winner has scored a total of 11 goals for club and country in all competitions this season. Has has achieved that in only 9 appearances. Last Tuesday he scored a hatrick against Luxembourg to help Portugal win the game 5-0. Southampton players are going to find it hard to defend against the former Real Madrid player.Which player do you think is going to perform better between the 5? Which player do you think is left out of the list? Feel free to share your thoughts, and opinions in the comments section below. Kindly Follow us for more daily updates on football news. Thank you for your time.

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