Manchester City superstar; West Ham and Leicester pairs: EPL team of the week

Richard Jolly

Richard Jolly names his Best XI in the Premier League weekend, including Manchester City star striker Sergio Aguero, a pair of Leicester City difference makers and Liverpool's key at the back.

Goalkeeper: Adrian (West Ham United)

The Spaniard’s penalty save from Romelu Lukaku proved the turning point in West Ham’s comeback victory at Goodison Park.

Right-back: Hector Bellerin (Arsenal)

The 20-year-old Spaniard raided forward with great vigour as he ended a brilliant North London derby with a double of assists.

Centre-back: Robert Huth (Leicester City)

Leicester’s title challenge is increasingly built on clean sheets and Huth was a rock at the back to snuff out Watford.

Centre-back: Dejan Lovren (Liverpool)

Stood up to the challenge Crystal Palace presented with a flawless performance in a 2-1 win at Selhurst Park.

Left-back: Charlie Daniels (Bournemouth)

Embellished his reputation as a fine attacking full-back with the last goal in Bournemouth’s 3-1 win at Newcastle United.

Right winger: Riyad Mahrez (Leicester City)

A moment of magic from the productive Algerian earned Leicester victory at Watford and a five-point lead in the league.

Centre midfield: Gylfi Sigurdsson (Swansea City)

Is doing more than anyone else to keep Swansea up. His sixth goal of 2016 was a well-taken winner against Norwich City.

Centre midfield: Giannelli Imbula (Stoke City)

A physical force with a classy touch, Stoke’s record buy stood out in the midfield as they secured a draw against Chelsea.

Left winger: Dimitri Payet (West Ham United)

His last-minute winner at Everton took West Ham up to fifth. The Frenchman also set up Diafra Sakho’s goal.

Striker: Salomon Rondon (West Bromwich Albion)

Earned West Brom a first home league win against Manchester United in his lifetime with a predatory goal.

Striker: Sergio Aguero (Manchester City)

While he missed a penalty, he stepped up his attempts to retain the Golden Boot with two goals in the 4-0 rout of Aston Villa.