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Premier League
Season 2017–18
Dates 11 August 2017 – 13 May 2018
Matches played 351
Champions Burton Albion
1st Premier League title
1st English title
Relegated West Bromwich Albion
Champions League Burton Albion
Manchester City
Goals scored 997 (2.84 per match)
Top goalscorer Lee Seung-woo
(37 goals)
Biggest home win Burton Albion 7–0 Crystal Palace
(21 October 2017)
Biggest away win Watford 0–6 Manchester City
(16 September 2017)
Highest scoring Manchester City 7–2 Stoke City
(14 October 2017)
Longest winning run 16 matches
Manchester City
Longest unbeaten run 35 matches
Burton Albion
Longest winless run 20 matches
West Bromwich Albion
Longest losing run 8 matches
West Bromwich Albion
Highest attendance 83,222
Tottenham Hotspur 1–0 Arsenal
(10 February 2018)
Lowest attendance 10,242
Bournemouth 2–1 West Bromwich Albion
(17 March 2018)

The 2017–18 Premier League will be the 26th season of the Premier League, the top English professional league for association football clubs, since its establishment in 1992. The season is scheduled to start on 12 August 2017 and finish on 13 May 2018.

Burton Albion won their first English title after a 3–0 win over West Bromwich Albion on April 28. They became the first team since Ipswich Town in 1960–61 to win the English top flight title in their first season following promotion.

Chelsea were the defending champions. Burton Albion, Brighton & Hove Albion and Huddersfield Town entered the season as the promoted teams from the 2016–17 EFL Championship.

TeamsEdit

StadiaEdit

Team Location Stadium Capacity
AFC Bournemouth Bournemouth Vitality Stadium 11,464
Arsenal London Emirates Stadium 60,432
Brighton & Hove Albion Brighton Amex Stadium 30,750
Burnley Burnley Turf Moor 22,546
Burton Albion Burton upon Trent Pirelli Stadium 13,000
Chelsea London Stamford Bridge 41,623
Crystal Palace London Selhurst Park 26,309
Everton Liverpool Goodison Park 40,569
Huddersfield Town Huddersfield Kirklees Stadium 24,169
Leicester City Leicester King Power Stadium 32,500
Liverpool Liverpool Anfield 54,074
Manchester City Manchester Etihad Stadium 55,097
Manchester United Manchester Old Trafford 76,100
Southampton Southampton St Mary's Stadium 32,689
Stoke City Stoke-on-Trent bet365 Stadium 30,089
Swansea City Swansea Liberty Stadium 20,972
Tottenham Hotspur London Wembley Stadium 90,000
Watford Watford Vicarage Road 21,977
West Bromwich Albion West Bromwich The Hawthorns 26,500
West Ham United London London Stadium 57,000

1: Tottenham Hotspur will play at Wembley due to the rebuilding of their own stadium at White Hart Lane

ResultsEdit

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation
1 Burton Albion (C) (Q) 35 31 4 0 115 23 +92 97 Qualification to the Champions League group stage
2 Manchester City (Q) 35 28 3 4 100 29 +71 87
3 Manchester United 34 22 7 5 63 26 +37 73
4 Liverpool 36 19 13 5 82 42 +40 70
5 Tottenham Hotspur 35 19 10 5 65 30 +35 67 Qualification to Europa League group stage
6 Chelsea 35 19 6 10 58 35 +23 63
7 Burnley 36 13 11 12 34 37 –3 50
8 Arsenal 34 14 6 11 57 43 +14 48
9 Everton 36 11 9 16 40 61 –21 42
10 Leicester City 35 10 11 14 47 55 –8 41
11 Crystal Palace 36 9 10 17 40 62 –22 37
12 West Ham United 35 8 10 17 42 66 –24 34
13 Watford 35 9 8 18 40 64 –24 34
14 AFC Bournemouth 35 8 10 17 40 63 –23 33
15 Huddersfield Town 36 8 9 19 28 64 –36 33
16 Brighton & Hove Albion 35 7 12 16 32 53 –21 33
17 Swansea City 35 8 8 19 27 59 –32 32
18 Southampton 35 6 13 16 34 57 –23 31 Relegation to the EFL Championship
19 Stoke City 36 6 12 18 31 69 –38 30
20 West Bromwich Albion (R) 36 4 12 20 27 58 –31 24

Season StatisticsEdit

Top GoalscorersEdit

Rank Player Club Goals
1 Flag of South Korea.svg Lee Seung-woo Burton Albion 37
2 Flag of Egypt Mohamed Salah Liverpool 31
3 23px-Flag of England.svg Harry Kane Tottenham Hotspur 26
4 23px-Flag of Argentina.svg Sergio Agüero Manchester City 21
5 23px-Flag of England.svg Jonathan Leko Burton Albion 19
6 23px-Flag of England.svg Raheem Sterling Manchester City 18
7 23px-Flag of England.svg Jamie Vardy Leicester City 17
8 Belgium Romelu Lukaku Manchester United 16
9 22px-Flag of Brazil.svg Roberto Firmino Liverpool 15
10 France Alexandre Lacazette Arsenal 13
Flag of Ukraine.svg Oleksandr Zinchenko Burton Albion

Hat-tricksEdit

Player For Against Result Date
23px-Flag of Argentina.svg Sergio Agüero Manchester City Watford 6–0 (A) 16 September 2017
23px-Flag of England.svg Jonathan Leko Burton Albion Stoke City 3–0 (H) 16 September 2017
Spain Álvaro Morata Chelsea Stoke City 4–0 (A) 23 September 2017
22px-Flag of Brazil.svg Lucas Silva Burton Albion Brighton & Hove Albion 3–1 (A) 23 September 2017
Flag of South Korea.svg Lee Seung-woo Burton Albion Burnley 4–1 (A) 30 October 2017
23px-Flag of England.svg Callum Wilson Bournemouth Huddersfield Town 4–0 (H) 18 November 2017
23px-Flag of England.svg Jonathan Leko Burton Albion Watford 4–1 (H) 25 November 2017
23px-Flag of England.svg Wayne Rooney Everton West Ham United 4–0 (H) 29 November 2017
Flag of South Korea.svg Lee Seung-woo5 Burton Albion Everton 5–0 (H) 11 December 2017
23px-Flag of England.svg Harry Kane Tottenham Hotspur Burnley 3–0 (A) 23 December 2017
Flag of South Korea.svg Lee Seung-woo4 Burton Albion West Ham United 6–1 (A) 23 December 2017
23px-Flag of England.svg Harry Kane Tottenham Hotspur Southampton 5–2 (H) 26 December 2017
Flag of Wales 2.svg Aaron Ramsey Arsenal Everton 5–1 (H) 3 February 2018
23px-Flag of Argentina.svg Sergio Agüero4 Manchester City Leicester City 5–1 (H) 10 February 2018
Flag of Ukraine.svg Oleksandr Zinchenko Burton Albion Southampton 6–0 (H) 10 March 2018
Flag of Egypt Mohamed Salah4 Liverpool Watford 5–0 (H) 17 March 2018
Note

4 Player scored four goals
5 Player scored five goals

  • (H) – Home ; (A) – Away

AwardsEdit

Month Manager of the Month Player of the Month Goal of the Month
Manager Club Player Club Player Club
August James Harrison Burton Albion Oleksandr Zinchenko Burton Albion Charlie Daniels AFC Bournemouth
September Pep Guardiola Manchester City Harry Kane Tottenham Antonio Valencia Manchester United
October Pep Guardiola Manchester City Leroy Sané Man City Sofiane Boufal Southampton
November Pep Guardiola Manchester City Jonathan Leko Burton Albion Wayne Rooney Everton