Jamie Vardy and co. daring to dream again.

Jamie Vardy, more Premier League goals than Cristiano Ronaldo; Ricardo Pereira, the season’s highest-rated fullback; Wilfred Ndidi, most number of tackles made. Player-for-player this Leicester squad under Brendan Rogers is arguably an upgrade on Claudio Ranieri’s legendary Foxes, which of course had won the 2015/2016 league title. The best stories, comments, and highlights from 2019/2020 Premier League Matchday 7 team of the week.

4-4-2 | Rui Patricio (8.05, Wolverhampton Wanderers vs Watford); Ricardo Pereira (8.44, Leicester City vs Newcastle United), Willy Boly (7.84, Wolverhampton Wanderers vs Watford), Virgil van Dijk (8.15, Sheffield United vs Liverpool), Ben Chilwell (7.85, Leicester City vs Newcastle United); Riyad Mahrez (9.04, Everton vs Manchester City), Wilfred Ndidi (9.35, Leicester City vs Newcastle United), Jorginho Frello (8.37, Chelsea vs Brighton & Hove Albion), Willian Borges (8.12, Chelsea vs Brighton & Hove Albion); Jamie Vardy (8.77, Leicester City vs Newcastle United), Raheem Sterling (7.82, Everton vs Manchester City)

RUI PATRICIO

@wolves

Player rating: 8.05
Team score: Wolves 2–0 Watford
Individual highlights: 5 total saves

RICARDO PEREIRA

@ri_pereira

Player rating: 8.44
Team score: Leicester 5–0 Newcastle
Individual highlights: 1 goal, 133 touches

"

Ricardo Pereira's goal was absolutely brilliant. His touch, lay-off from Ayoze Perez, and he’s away.

He brings that real attacking intent into the game."

– Brendan Rogers on Ricardo Pereira's opening goal against Newcastle

Ricardo Pereira goal, Leicester City vs Newcastle United, Premier League 2019/2020
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WILLY BOLY

@wolves_program__

Player rating: 7.84
Team score: Wolves 2–0 Watford
Individual highlights: 9 clearances, 6 tackles

VIRGIL VAN DIJK

@virgilvandijk

Player rating: 8.15
Team score: Sheff Utd 0–1 Liverpool
Individual highlights: 11 aerials won, 117 touches

BEN CHILWELL

@benchilwell

Player rating: 7.85
Team score: Leicester 5–0 Newcastle
Individual highlights: 134 touches, 91 accurate passes

RIYAD MAHREZ

bleacherreport.com

Player rating: 9.04
Team score: Everton 1–3 Man City
Individual highlights: 1 goal, 5 key passes

Riyad Mahrez key pass Ilkay Gundogan shot on post, Everton vs Manchester City, Premier League 2019/2020
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Kevin De Bruyne assist Gabriel Jesus goal, Everton vs Manchester City, Premier League 2019/2020
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Riyad Mahrez free kick goal, Everton vs Manchester City, Premier League 2019/2020
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WILFRED NDIDI

lcfc.com

Player rating: 9.35
Team score: Leicester 5–0 Newcastle
Individual highlights: 1 goal, 9 tackles

"

Maybe the Golden Boot is coming!

It’s a team game, so it’s not about if you play attack, defence, or midfield. We’re a team so we help each other, that’s it."

– Wilfred Ndidi on his rare goal in win over Newcastle

Jonny Evans assist Wilfred Ndidi goal, Leicester City vs Newcastle United, Premier League 2019/2020
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JORGINHO FRELLO

@chelseafc

Player rating: 8.37
Team score: Chelsea 2–0 Brighton
Individual highlights: 1 goal, 3 key passes

Jorginho Frello penalty goal, Chelsea vs Brighton & Hove Albion, Premier League 2019/2020
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WILLIAN BORGES

@willianborges88

Player rating: 8.12
Team score: Chelsea 2–0 Brighton
Individual highlights: 1 goal, 4 tackles

Callum Hudson-Odoi assist Willian Borges goal, Chelsea vs Brighton & Hove Albion, Premier League 2019/2020
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JAMIE VARDY

@lcfc

Player rating: 8.77
Team score: Leicester 5–0 Newcastle
Individual highlights: 2 goals, 4 shots

"

We've got different ways to score now.

We used to be really just counter-attacking, but now we’ve added different dimensions under Brendan Rodgers.”

– Jamie Vardy on Leicester’s evolution

Harvey Barnes assist Jamie Vardy goal, Leicester City vs Newcastle United, Premier League 2019/2020
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Marc Albrighton assist Jamie Vardy goal, Leicester City vs Newcastle United, Premier League 2019/2020
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RAHEEM STERLING

@sterling7

Player rating: 7.82
Team score: Everton 1–3 Man City
Individual highlights: 1 goal, 4 key passes

Raheem Sterling goal, Everton vs Manchester City, Premier League 2019/2020
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