Shane Long beat a stellar line-up of Premier League stars to be the fastest player in 2016/17.
The Southampton forward clocked a top speed of 35.31 kilometres per hour in an opening-day draw with Watford, a figure unrivalled throughout the rest of the campaign.
|Player||Club||Top speed (km/h)|
Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez scored the latest goal, chipping in a winning penalty after 97 minutes and 14 seconds of their Matchweek 22 encounter with Burnley, while Chelsea’s Pedro and Everton duo Romelu Lukaku and Tom Davies all managed to score after 30 seconds of a match this season.
|Fastest player||Shane Long, SOU (MW1)||35.3km/h|
|Most sprints||Duncan Watmore, SUN (MW12)||105|
|Furthest distance sprinting||Kyle Walker, TOT (MW15)||731m|
|Most distance by a player||Dan Gosling, BOU (MW20)||14km|
|Most distance by a team||AFC Bournemouth (MW20)||123.8km|
|Fastest goal||Pedro (MW9), Lukaku (MW24), Davies (MW31)||30 seconds|
|Latest goal||Alexis Sanchez, ARS (MW22)||97 mins 14 secs|
|Most tackles||N'Golo Kante, CHE (MW23)||14|
|Most passes||Granit Xhaka, ARS (MW18)||143|
|Most saves||Vito Mannone, SUN (MW20)||13|
|Furthest goal||Ross Barkley, EVE (MW1)||40 yards|