English Premier League Team of the Week, powered by Opta data – Romelu Lukaku ended his goal drought for Everton with a 12-minute hat-trick against Sunderland and leads our selection of the Premier League’s best performers over the weekend. GOAL.COM
PETR CECH | ARSENAL 1-0 Southampton | Made five saves from six shots faced on target in Arsenal’s win and was unlucky to concede an own goal after the ball rebounded off his back and into the net.
ADAM SMITH | BOURNEMOUTH 1-0 West Brom | Assisted the only goal of the game for Callum Wilson and made one tackle and two interceptions in defence. Also made 25 passes in the final third of the pitch from right-back.
CURTIS DAVIES | Burnley 1-1 HULL CITY | Made eight interceptions for Hull City against Burnley – more than any other player in the Premier League this match day
NICOLAS OTAMENDI | Man Utd 1-2 MAN CITY | Won possession with all four tackles that he attempted against Manchester United and also contributed with two blocks and five interceptions in City’s derby win.
LEIGHTON BAINES | Sunderland 0-3 EVERTON | Made four tackles and created two chances for Everton at Sunderland on Monday night in their 3-0 victory.
STEVEN DEFOUR | BURNLEY 1-1 Hull City | Scored in Burnley’s 1-1 draw with Hull City and made the most passes for Burnley in the match overall (66).
IDRISSA GUEYE | Sunderland 0-3 EVERTON | Assisted a goal, made five tackles and attempted 106 passes in Everton’s 3-0 win at Sunderland.
SON HEUNG-MIN | Stoke City 0-4 TOTTENHAM | The Korean scored with his only two shots on target in Spurs’ 4-0 rout of Stoke City.
ROBERTO FIRMINO | LIVERPOOL 4-1 Leicester City | Netted two goals for Liverpool in their win over Leicester City and also created four goalscoring chances in the 4-1 victory
KEVIN DE BRUYNE | Man Utd 1-2 MAN CITY | Scored the opening goal of the Manchester derby, attempted six shots at goal and created a further six goalscoring chances for his team-mates.
ROMELU LUKAKU | Sunderland 0-3 EVERTON | Scored a hat-trick in just 11 minutes and 37 seconds – the 12th quickest treble in Premier League history.
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