Tottenham and Manchester City finally got back to winning ways, Chelsea lose again away from home, Aston Villa stop Arsenal and Liverpool go top of the League.

Matchweek 16 didn’t disappoint, now let’s rank the top 5 best players from matchweek 16 of the 2023/24 Premier League season.

Joao Palhinha

EPL Top 5 Players In Matchweek 16
EPL Top 5 Players In Matchweek 16

Palhinha was instrumental for Fulham in yet another impressive outing for the Cottagers. A 5-0 win against West Ham is probably their best result of their season so far.

Palhinha registered an assist, had the most tackles and also won the most duels (9) against West Ham.

Bernardo Silva

EPL Top 5 Players In Matchweek 16

An industrious performance against Luton when Manchester City were not at their best.

The Portuguese dug in deep winning 8 duels, while creating the most chances for Guardiola’s men. He also scored the goal that started the comeback for Manchester City.

Marcus Tavernier

One of the most in-form players in the Premier League at the moment. Two deliveries from Tavernier was key as the Cherries defeated Manchester United 3-0 at Old Trafford.

The English winger registered 2 assists on a memorable night for his side.


EPL Top 5 Players In Matchweek 16
EPL Top 5 Players In Matchweek 16

Arguably the Brazilian’s best performance in a Tottenham shirt. Two well taken goals, one after good work from Heung-Min Son.

His second a traditional route 1 striker’s goal after a fantastic ball from Pedro Porro. 

Heung Min Son

The best player if Matchweek 16! Heung-Min Son was sublime against Newcastle as he created two goals from identical situations down the left, he also won and scored a penalty to wrap up the win for Spurs, ending their 5-game winless run in the Premier League.