Hector Bellerin claimed that he was the fastest player at Arsenal (via the Express), but the youngster doesn’t even make the top 20 quickest players in the Premier League, despite beating Theo Walcott’s record time at the club in the 40m sprint.
But what’s even more surprising is that Phil Jagielka is – apparently – quicker than Chelsea winger Eden Hazard – though we’d like to see who came out on top in a straight sprint to really prove that one…
Take a look at the list below of the Premier League’s 20 fastest players…
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20. Ashley Williams – 20.98mph – Swansea City
19. Joel Ward – 21.03mph – Crystal Palace