This Premier League season has sprung some surprises already - who expected Southampton to be flying so high, who seriously predicted the rise of Aaron Ramsey?

Talking of Ramsey, the consensus "Most Improved Player" of the campaign so far has indeed been exceptional. But how much better than last year?

Granted, we're only a third of the way through the Premier League season, but we've compared his performances last season and this to determine how much better he's been.

And we've looked at four other players - all in the Premier League - who've stepped up their game just like the Arsenal star.

Check it out...

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