The highest-rated players in the English Premier League consist of players who put up an impressive performance for their clubs before the most recent international break. In other words, the highest-rated players in the premier league must have had at least four outstanding appearances this term to be featured in the list. Furthermore, the highest-rated players in the English premier league are calculated from the players’ ratings from each of their premier league matches.
According to BBC Football, the below-listed players are the highest-rated players in the English premier league before the international break. Most importantly, all the information in this article was accumulated and compiled from a top-flight and trusted source.
10. Stuart Armstrong (Southampton) – 7.19
Stuart Armstrong is the tenth highest-rated player in the English Premier League. Furthermore, the Scottish midfielder is among the players who have had an impressive performance in each game before the international break. Since the beginning of the season, the former Celtic midfielder has been involved in three goals for his club (1 goal and 2 assists).
9. Wesley Fofana (Leicester City) – 7.21
Wesley Fofana is among the youngest players in the English Premier League. Since he arrived from Saint Etienne in the summer, the French youngster has been impressive for the Foxes as they sit at the top of the EPL table before the international break. The ninth highest-rated player in the EPL makes 2.00 tackles per game, 3.00 interception per game, and 4.50 clearances per game.
8. James Ward-Prowse (Southampton) – 7.24
James Ward-Prowse is the captain of Southampton. The English club academy graduate has been a causal of their squad since debuting in 2011. He is not only among the players who have impressed this term but also, he is the eighth highest-rated player in the EPL before the international break. Also, the Englishman has been involved in four goals for the Saints before the international break, scoring thrice and assisting once. Ward-Prowse has made 12 key passes for Southampton and also has a passing success rate of 86%.
7. Jack Grealish (Aston Villa) – 7.25
Jack Grealish is among the most creative midfielders currently in the English Premier League. He is a graduate of Aston Villa’s academy. Grealish is the seventh-highest-rated player in the English Premier League. Furthermore, he has not only been involved in ten goals for his club but also has a passing success rate of 80%. The Englishman has scored a goal every 168 minutes, for this reason, he has scored five goals since the start of the season.
6. Edouard Mendy (Chelsea) – 7.25
Edouard Mendy is the summer signing of Chelsea. He has impressed and brought stability to the Blues defense since his arrival from Stade Rennes. The Senegalese goalkeeper has kept five clean sheets for the Blues in all competitions, three of which came in the English Premier League. Mendy is the sixth highest-rated player in the English Premier League.
5. Christian Fuchs (Leicester City) – 7.33
Christian Fuchs is among the oldest players in the English Premier League. He is one of the holding force of Leicester City’s defense. The Austrian has been impressive for the Foxes who sit at the top of the EPL table. So far, Fuchs has made 2.50 tackles per game, 1.50 interceptions per game, and 4.25 clearances per game. The former Borussia Monchengladbach defender is the fifth-highest-rated player in the English Premier League.
4. Jannik Vestergaard (Southampton) – 7.34
Jannik Vestergaard is Southampton’s record signing. The defender is among the most impressive Premier League player this term. Vestergaard is the fourth highest-rated player in the English Premier League. Furthermore, the Danish defender has made 1.14 tackles per game, 1.00 interception per game, and 5.43 clearances per game.
3. Michail Antonio (West Ham) – 7.42
Michail Antonio is among the unexpected player to make the list on a normal day. Despite this, the Englishman earned not only a spot but the third spot due to his impressive performance before the international break. Before the international break, he scores a goal every 81 minutes of play, the former Sheffield Wednesday star has scored only three goals this term. Antonio is the third highest-rated player in the English Premier League.
2. Jamie Vardy (Leicester City) – 7.45
Jamie Vardy is the winner of the last season Premier League Golden boot award. Clearly, he has started this campaign as not only the second-highest-rated player but also among the most prolific players in the league. He is currently the joint top goal scorer in the English Premier League with Mo Salah, Calvert-Lewin, and Son Heung-min. Besides, he has scored eight goals in seven appearances for the Foxes. Furthermore, Vardy scores a goal every 70 minutes, he has been involved in nine goals in his seven appearances in the EPL.
1. Danny Ings (Southampton) – 7.76
Since the beginning of the 2020/21 campaign, Danny Ings has made the headline each week due to his superb performance for the Saints. Also, he is the highest-rated player in the English Premier League. Also, the former Liverpool striker is one goal behind the top goal scorers currently. However, he also missed out on the Premier League golden boot with one goal last season. Ings goal involvement is seven goals in seven league appearances (five goals and two assists). The Englishman scored a goal every 125 minutes before the international break.