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Premier League fantasy football: Who makes our best XI of the season?

With the Premier League season now done and dusted, we look back at the division's best performers on Dream Team.

We now have a rather vast football-shaped hole in our lives after the culmination to the Premier League season on Sunday..

Because this summer, given the lack of a major tournament, is a little different to last year.

Chelsea are champions, Tottenham ‘applied the pressure’ once again but fell short and Hull, Middlesbrough and Sunderland are all saying goodbye to the top flight.

Antonio Conte celebrates Chelsea wrapping up the title at West Brom

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Antonio Conte celebrates Chelsea wrapping up the title at West Brom

But which players have been the most consistent across the board – both domestically and in Europe – to make our Dream Team XI of the season based on points scored?

*DRUM ROLL PLEASE*

And here it is…

Feast your eyes upon this beauty

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Feast your eyes upon this beauty

GOALKEEPER

Hugo Lloris was the top performing goalkeeper by some distance

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Hugo Lloris was the top performing goalkeeper by some distance

Hugo Lloris (135 points) was by far and away the highest scoring goalkeeper on the game this season, with Tottenham keeping a massive 17 clean sheets and conceding just 24 goals in 36 Premier League games so far.

DEFENCE

There’s a distinct Chelsea feel about the defensive line, with half of the back four all key members of Antonio Conte’s title-winning machine.

Cesar Azpilicueta (189) and Gary Cahill (179) were both regular fixtures after the switch to 3-4-3 in October, with the latter also excellent at the other end too.

Gary Cahill has been a regular goalscorer as well as solid at the back

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Gary Cahill has been a regular goalscorer as well as solid at the back

Jan Vertonghen (172), who has been nominated for Premier League Player of the Season, is Spurs’ sole representative while Nicolas Otamendi (174) proved he’s a WhoScored algorithm favourite again by making up the defensive line.

MIDFIELD

A midfield three to send shivers down the spine of any opposing side also has a nice balance to it.

Paul Pogba (228) has been criticised by some for his displays in his first season back in England but WhoScored’s system has clearly recognised just how good he’s actually been.

Christian Eriksen (251) has been nothing short of sensational in 2017 while Eden Hazard (249) had an almost immediate return to the form we all know he’s capable of after a torrid season last term.

Christian Eriksen has been in superb form for Tottenham this season

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Christian Eriksen has been in superb form for Tottenham this season

ATTACK

Alexis Sanchez (340) has 30 goals and 13 assists in all competitions, became the first player to get double figures for both goals and assists in the Premier League and finished the season as Dream Team’s top points scorer by some distance.

Alexis Sanchez will almost certainly finish as Dream Team's top points scorer

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Alexis Sanchez will almost certainly finish as Dream Team’s top points scorer

He’s joined by Harry Kane (305), who finished the season with back-to-back hat-tricks to win the Golden Boot, and Sergio Aguero (307) who racked up 69 points in his first five games of the campaign alone.

Can’t wait for next season? Here’s everything you need to know about the Dream Team game – which will be back and better than ever in 2017/18.

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