Champ

Every Championship side's top performing player so far this season - featuring Leeds United, Preston North End, Wigan Athletic & more

The international break is always a fine opportunity to assess the early stages of the season, and the 2019/20 Championship campaign is already shaping up to be a bit of a classic.

Here's who stats WhoScored have rated as every Championship club's most impressive player so far this season, after using a wealth of data to make their decisions. Click and scroll through the gallery to see each team's top performer...

The 21-year-old has settled nicely into second tier football after joining from Danish side Horsens, and has looked a force to reckoned with in defence.

1. Barnsley - Mads Anderson

The 21-year-old has settled nicely into second tier football after joining from Danish side Horsens, and has looked a force to reckoned with in defence.
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The Blues recruited heavily over the summer, but it's been last season's signing who's been impressing of late. He even bagged the winning goal on the opening day against Brentford with a thunderous header.

2. Birmingham City - Kristian Pedersen

The Blues recruited heavily over the summer, but it's been last season's signing who's been impressing of late. He even bagged the winning goal on the opening day against Brentford with a thunderous header.
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He's been on fire, and is Brentford's best with four goals. Powerhouse defender Pontus Jansson was a close second, due to the Bees' stellar defensive work.

3. Brentford - Ollie Watkins

He's been on fire, and is Brentford's best with four goals. Powerhouse defender Pontus Jansson was a close second, due to the Bees' stellar defensive work.
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Another defender here, the 30-year-old has made a strong start to the season. His efforts helped Rovers secure three clean sheets on the bounce last month.

4. Blackburn Rovers - Elliot Bennett

Another defender here, the 30-year-old has made a strong start to the season. His efforts helped Rovers secure three clean sheets on the bounce last month.
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