Chelsea star #1, four Arsenal players in top 10 in key area

Crystal Palace, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool and Newcastle stars also feature.

Seven games into the Premier League season, patterns of form are already beginning to take shape.

This corresponds with regard to players as well as teams, as illustrated by the top 10 players in terms of successful dribbling attempts.

There is already a clear leader in Chelsea superstar Eden Hazard.

  TeamTotal ContestApps
Eden Hazard Chelsea 53 7
Yannick Bolasie Crystal Palace 38 7
Raheem Sterling Liverpool 38 7
Erik Lamela Spurs 35 7
Jack Wilshere Arsenal 35 6
Mesut Özil Arsenal 33 6
Moussa Sissoko Newcastle 32 7
Alexis Sánchez Arsenal 31 6
Jason Puncheon Crystal Palace 30 6
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Arsenal 28 7

Hazard showed at the weekend how dangerous he is with the ball at his feet, producing a game-changing moment to win a penalty in the 2-0 win at home to Arsenal.

Four Gunners players make the top 10, Mesut Ozil, Jack Wilshere, Alexis Sanchez and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

Hazard has however completed 15 more dribbles than any player in the league, with Crystal Palace's tricky Yannick Bolasie and Liverpool's Raheem Sterling jointly second.

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