Chelsea won the premier league in 2017 and at the moment Manchester City running riots in the premier league. We will look at the tops and flops the English Premier League in 2017.
Premier League Table in 2017
Chelsea was victorious last season winning Premier League in the middle of the year. The Antonio Conte side won the 30 of their 38 matches last season in the premier league. They have not been at their best this season and finding it hard to catch up with Current league leaders Manchester City.
The Pep Guardiola Side are yet to lose a match in the premier league this season. Last season in 2017 city lost 2 of their premier league matches but still tops the table in 2017. Their phenomenal run this season has given them a perfect year in the English Football.
One thing which City fell short this year was matching the record for the most victories in the premier league. They won 30 while the most victories record is still with Chelsea (2005). The kind of form City is enjoying and they win the rest of the premier league matches they may very well achieve this record in 2018.
Even though Manchester City fell short of achieving most wins in 2017 but they have been deadly in front of the goal which helped them score 102 goals in 2017. The second best in a Calendar year is 95 which was scored by Manchester United in 2000.
Kane Smashed All the Records
Harry Kane has proved that he is not a one season wonder. The English forward hunger for goals is growing year by year. He has smashed a lot of records this year in the English and European football.
Kane has scored 39 goals breaking the record of the great Alan Shearer which was set in 1995. Harry Kane was most deadly in May and December where he scored 8 goals. Interestingly Harry Kane has more goals than some of the premier league teams this year. Spurs are struggling in the Premier League this season but Harry Kane form has given a lot of hopes for the English national team fans for the upcoming FIFA World Cup.
2017 A year to remember
2017 was a massive year for the English Football, especially for the youth teams. The young lions won U-20 and U-17 World Cup in 2017 for the first time in the national history. The achievement has given a lot of hope for the senior team to perform well at the 2018 FIFA World cup.
Many pundits believe this is a new era of the English football. The England football is expected to dominate the global football in next few years.
The 2018 year can become a huge success if an English club wins the Champions League and England national team win the FIFA World Cup. They form and momentum is with the England football
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