Sport Chelsea, Spurs dominate PFA XI

13:46  20 april  2017
13:46  20 april  2017 Source:   Sky Sports

Luiz: I love Spurs' monster XI

  Luiz: I love Spurs' monster XI David Luiz has admitted he loves Tottenham's "monster" starting XI, but says Chelsea have some beasts of their own. Antonio Conte's Chelsea lead Tottenham by four points with six games remaining in the hunt for the Premier League title, while the two London rivals will face off at Wembley in their FA Cup semi-final on Saturday.Spurs head into the game in stronger form having won their last eight matches in a row, conceding just two goals in their last six, and Luiz believes Chelsea will be doing battle with an almost super-human opposition when the sides meet this weekend.

Chelsea and Tottenham lead the way in the PFA Premier League Team of the Year with four players each. Blues midfielder N'Golo Kante and winger Eden Hazard, both nominated for the PFA Player of the Year award, are included along with defensive duo Gary Cahill and David Luiz.

There are few surprises in both lists and it looks like a Chelsea player will win the PFA player of the year and a Spurs star will take the young player Initial thoughts on PFA YPOTY shortlist. Tottenham dominate this award with two players included: Dele Alli and Harry Kane. It would be no surprise if

Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur dominate the PFA Premier League Team of the Year with four players each in the final XI.

Manchester United, Liverpool and Everton all have one player in the side, while Arsenal do not have a single representative in the team, which is voted for by fellow professional footballers.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Alexis Sanchez, both nominated for the PFA Player of the Year award, have not been included in the team, which will be officially unveiled at the award ceremony held at the Grosvenor House, London on April 23.

Chelsea, Tottenham dominate PFA Premier League Team of the Year

  Chelsea, Tottenham dominate PFA Premier League Team of the Year Only three players from outside the Premier League's top two clubs have been included in the PFA Team of the Year for 2016-17.Eden Hazard, N'Golo Kante and Harry Kane are among the Chelsea and Tottenham players in a PFA Premier League Team of the Year dominated by the top two.

Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur dominate the PFA Premier League Team of the Year with four players each in the final XI . Manchester United, Liverpool and Everton all have one player in the side, while Arsenal do not have a single representative in the team

There are few surprises in both lists and it looks like a Chelsea player will win the PFA player of the year and a Spurs star will take the young player Initial thoughts on PFA YPOTY shortlist. Tottenham dominate this award with two players included: Dele Alli and Harry Kane. It would be no surprise if

All four of Tottenham's representatives - Harry Kane, Dele Alli, Kyle Walker and Danny Rose - in the selection are England internationals.

PFA chief executive Gordon Taylor said: "The PFA Awards is always a special occasion and one of the biggest nights in football's social calendar.

"For the winners who are honoured at the awards, there can be no greater personal accolade than that of being recognised by your peers; an honour to be cherished."

PFA Team of the Year

Goalkeeper: David de Gea (Manchester United)

Defenders: Kyle Walker (Tottenham Hotspur), David Luiz (Chelsea), Gary Cahill (Chelsea), Danny Rose (Tottenham Hotspur)

Midfielders: Dele Alli (Tottenham Hotspur), Eden Hazard (Chelsea), N'Golo Kanté (Chelsea), Sadio Mane (Liverpool)

Forwards: Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur), Romelu Lukaku (Everton)

Conte: FA Cup win over Tottenham will not benefit Chelsea in title race .
Antonio Conte has dismissed suggestions Saturday's win over Tottenham will give Chelsea an extra edge in the Premier League title race.Chelsea boss Antonio Conte does not think the 4-2 FA Cup semi-final win over Tottenham will be an advantage in the race for the Premier League title.

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