This season's Premier League campaign has thrown up a whole host of surprises that threaten to make it the most memorable in its 21-year history heading into the business end of the campaign, with defending champions Manchester United toiling and four teams separated by just six points at the top of the table.
Liverpool strikers Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge are taking most of the individual plaudits and rightly so, but if you look beyond the golden boot race there are a number of attributes every top side needs which surprising players have excelled in more than established stars so far this term.
GMS has used football stats haven Squawka to crunch the numbers and the bring you the top five Premier League performers over the course the campaign in every definable attribute on the pitch, with defenders also catered for in terms of interceptions and blocked shots alongside the headline-grabbing goals and assists ratios.
Click ahead to see if your favourite player has done enough to get a mention for his achievements this season!
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