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Here's The42's Premier League dream team of 2015

Who would be in your XI?

Britain Soccer Premier League Source: Associated Press

WHAT MAKES IT particularly tricky to pick a calendar year Premier League dream team for 2015 is just how far Chelsea have fallen in the second half of the year.

Some players who were sensational during their title-winning campaign have been playing like their own grandfathers this season (Cesc Fabregas anyone?).

Regardless, we have poured over countless hours of footage and reams of paper filled with the most cutting edge statistics available (goals, assists, clean sheets,etc) to bring you a cast-iron Premier League dream team for 2015.

Where applicable we have included an alternate Chelsea player who would have been included had he not had his talent stolen in a Space Jam-esque manner.
P.S: We have decided to go a bit Garth Crooksy and have got with an overly attacking 4-1-3-2 formation.

GK – David de Gea

Soccer - Barclays Premier League - Manchester United v Manchester City - Old Trafford Source: Empics Sports Photography Ltd.

RB – Hector Bellerin (Branislav Ivanovic)

Norwich City v Arsenal - Barclays Premier League - Carrow Road Source: Adam Davy

CB – Chris Smalling (John Terry)

Leicester City v Manchester United - Barclays Premier League - King Power Stadium Source: PA ARCHIVE IMAGES

CB – Laurent Koscielny

Aston Villa v Arsenal - Barclays Premier League - Villa Park Source: Martin Rickett

LB - Aleksandar Kolarov

Britain Soccer Premier League Source: Associated Press

DM – Francis Coquelin (Nemanja Matic)

Soccer - Barclays Premier League - Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur - Emirates Stadium Source: John Walton

LM – Willian

Britain Soccer Premier League Source: Jon Super

AM – Mesut Ozil

Norwich City v Arsenal - Barclays Premier League - Carrow Road Source: Nigel French

RM – Riyad Marrez (Eden Hazard)

Everton v Leicester City - Barclays Premier League - Goodison Park Source: Peter Byrne

ST – Harry Kane

Britain Soccer Premier League Source: Associated Press

ST – Jamie Vardy (Diego Costa)

Jamie Vardy File Photo Source: Nick Potts

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