As always in the Premier League, every week brings a host of winners and an equal amount of losers. Although the teams are looked upon as collective units, that doesn’t stop individuals from standing out and shining in what is widely considered the world’s most entertaining league.
Week 6 saw all of last season top six finishers go up against considerable opposition, but it was mostly the lower sides that produced some of the finer performances.
With that in mind, let’s consider who stuck out this weekend and just why that was.
Back from a short-term injury, the Croatian international marked his returned to David Moyes’ line-up with two goals and assist, meaning he played a major role in all three of his side’s goals of the 3-1 win over Southampton.
Since coming to Goodison Park, Nikica Jelav...