Borussia Dortmund ace Marco Reus has been linked with a move to Chelsea.
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge is aiming to overcome his injury battles and return to action stronger.
Christian Eriksen was glad to see out Tottenham Hotspur's latest match but his recent performances suggest he still has plenty of work to do.
Southampton's Ryan Bertrand has commented on the differences between Ronald Koeman's and Chelsea's Jose Mourinho's management styles.
One point will take Arsenal through to the knockout stages of the Champions League but they face a Dortmund side that has been impressive in this season's competition, if not in the Bundesliga.
West Ham flop also ranked highly, or lowly dependent on your view - and should arguably be the worst.
No Chelsea, Liverpool or Manchester United stars feature, while a Burnley summer signing takes the honour ahead of Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal players.
Smalling was the senior defender in a youthful looking back line at the Emirates Stadium for Manchester United.
Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera has been linked - again - with an exit; this time to Bayern Munich.
Christian Eriksen was on fire for Tottenham Hotspur against Hull City in the Premier League on Sunday.