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Watch: The 8 most likeable players in the Premier League

Football in 2018: “At the end of the day” have come to be the six most overused words in post-match interviews of the modern footballer and Jesse Lingard inviting Alex Sanchez to “milly rock with the mandem” may have been the darkest day in sporting history, full stop.

Indeed, most modern day Premier League footballers come across as flash, media trained zombies but the players on this list are a credit to English football. Who’d have though two Man City players would make the cut?…