PL’s top ten performers at home this season
We often think of Premier League stars as impervious to outside influences. After all, why are they being paid the net worth of Namibia on a weekly basis if they can’t keep themselves fully focused for a mere ninety minutes on Saturday?
Yet, there’s one factor even the best in the business can’t seem to consistently overcome – playing at home or away. Home advantage isn’t what it used to be, amid the era of lightening-paced counter-attacks, but footballers inevitably feel more comfortable in familiar surroundings, playing in front of the safety net of their own support.
With that in mind, Football FanCast have been mulling through the Premier League’s top ten performers at home this season, aided by our good mates at Whoscored, and made some very intriguing discoveries.
Filled with Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City and Manchester United stars, with a few shocks along the way, we take a look at the Premier League’s top ten home birds…