The 22 best players in the Premier League this season - including Man City, Arsenal, Liverpool, Man United, Tottenham Hotspur and Newcastle United stars

Manchester City star Erling Haaland has been rated as the best player in the Premier League so far this season by statistics website WhoScored.

The Norwegian striker, who was born in Leeds while his father Alfie Haaland was playing for Leeds United, has scored 18 goals and provided three assists in 13 league appearances since arriving in England.

The top-flight action has been paused until Boxing Day due to the World Cup in Qatar and we have looked at who the best players have been in the division so far, using average match ratings from WhoScored.

The statistical website has rated Pascal Struijk as the best Whites player this term with an average rating of 7.04/10. Rodrigo, who has nine goals and one assist in 13 Premier League games, is second with a season rating of 9.96.

Leeds are back in competitive action against Man City at Elland Road on December 28, who also face Newcastle United and West Ham over the festive period.

We have picked the 22 best players in the English top flight so far this season, with a number of players from the current top three – Man City, Arsenal and Newcastle – represented while players from Fulham, Leicester City and Brentford make the cut. Take a look...