The Premier League is littered with stars spread across each and every team, from season pros to experienced internationals and up-and-coming youngsters to those entering the twilight of their careers.

The sheer diversity of talent and competitiveness of the league is what makes it stand out from its peers across the globe, with perhaps only the Bundesliga capable of rivalling it for action and a lot of that comes down not only to the quality of those on show, but also the weaknesses of the rare few who simply don’t look up to the standard required and who continually let their side down. So without further ado.

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