Premier League: Worst XI of the season

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The PFA awards celebrated the best performing players of the season, as Tottenham star Gareth Bale picked up both the Player of the Year and Young Player of the Year awards.

But who have been the worst players of the 2012/13 campaign?

Goalkeeper: Joel Robbles | Wigan Athletic

The on-loan Wigan Athletic 'keeper has failed to keep a clean sheet this season in his games in the Premier League - and the one clean sheet he has kept was against Macclesfield in the FA Cup.

Left-back: Andre Santos | Arsenal

Unfit, overweight and unskilled are just some of the words that have been used to describe the Brazilian's shocking second season in English football. The unreliable Samba star was played against Manchester United and swapped shirts with Gunners villain Robin van Persie, which effectively signalled the end of his Arsenal career.

Centre-back: Ivan Ramis | Wigan Athletic

The Spanish centre-half was signed to be the defensive rock that Wigan required, but within seven minutes of his Wigan career he had already cost his team two goals.

Centre-back: Anton Ferdinand | QPR

One of the main reasons that QPR's season has led to relegation this season is the fact that their defence has been so poor. Ferdinand did not enjoy a good start to the season and was loaned to Bursaspor as a result.

Right-back: Antonio Valencia | Manchester United

A somewhat controversial choice, but having the Ecuadorian out of position at right-back seems like a necessity for me. He has scored just one goal all season and has been found out by many full-backs this season.

Centre-midfielder: Charlie Adam | Stoke City

The Scot was signed to bring quality to Stoke City. However, he has been mis-managed by Tony Pulis and has failed to perform consistently. A poor signing by Pulis, Adam could leave the Britannia Stadium this summer.

Centre-midfielder: Park Ji Sung | QPR

Surprisingly the South Korean has shown a great lack of work ethic since being signed as QPR captain by Mark Hughes at the start of the season and has struggled to make the team in a shocking midfield at QPR. The former Manchester United starter has simply been awful at Loftus Road.

Attacking-midfielder: Stephane Sessegnon | Sunderland

Despite his recent revival under Paolo Di Canio's new regime, the Sunderland striker has only chipped in with five goals for this season, and under Martin O'Neil was one of the biggest let downs in the Premier Lague this season. He was sent off against Aston Villa on Monday.

Left-wing: Ricardo Vaz Te | West Ham

Despite scoring the goal that got West Ham into the Premier League, the Portuguese has proved why he had gone from playing for Bolton in the UEFA Cup to Barnsley at the bottom of the Championship - scoring just two goals in 20  Premier League appearances.

Right-wing: Shaun Wright-Phillips | QPR

The little English winger has made one contribution to QPR this season: scoring the winner against Chelsea in a 1-0 victory. But he has done absolutely nothing else, showing just how far downhill the former international's career has gone - from playing in World Cups to playing Championship football next season 

Striker: Grant Holt | Norwich City

The Canaries' captain has gone from being a potential England player at the European Championships to a player who has picked up more yellow cards than goals this season. He has recently been displaced by new Sierra Leone international Kei Kamara.


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