Revealed: Manchester United’s most fouled players in the Premier League this season

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According to Whoscored, Paul Pogba is the most fouled Manchester United player in the Premier League so far this season.

The Frenchman has won 1.6 fouls on average in a top-flight game in 2021/22. Second on the list is Portuguese midfielder Bruno Fernandes (1.2), while Fred completes the top 3 after having won 1.1 fouls per game so far. 

Surprisingly, Cristiano Ronaldo is only 9th, winning 0.7 fouls on average in a league match.

Technically, it’s Phil Jones who should be top of the list. In his only Premier League outing of the 2021/22 campaign, the centre-back won 2 fouls while spending 90 minutes on the pitch.

Most fouled Man United players in the Premier League so far in 2021/22 (10+ apps):

  1. Paul Pogba — 1.6 fouls won per game
  2. Bruno Fernandes — 1.2 fouls won per game
  3. Fred — 1.1 fouls won per game
  4. Scott McTominay — 1.1 fouls won per game
  5. Marcus Rashford — 1.0 fouls won per game
  6. Mason Greenwood — 0.9 fouls won per game
  7. Luke Shaw — 0.8 fouls won per game
  8. Aaron Wan-Bissaka — 0.7 fouls won per game
  9. Cristiano Ronaldo — 0.7 fouls won per game
  10. Anthony Elanga — 0.6 fouls won per game