Average age of Premier League squads: Arsenal youngest, Liverpool oldest of top-6


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Average age of Premier League squads: Arsenal youngest, Liverpool oldest of top-6


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A graphic highlighting the typical age of every Premier League squad for the 2019/20 season has emerged online this afternoon.

PL up and operating

The brand new English top-flight campaign acquired underway just a little beneath a month in the past, with last season’s runners-up, Liverpool, main champions Manchester Metropolis atop the table as issues stand.

Jurgen Klopp’s males have notched 4 wins from their first Four outings, racking up 12 objectives within the course of.

Elsewhere, impressive early-season type on the part of both Leicester City and Crystal Palace sees the Foxes and Eagles round out the top-4.

Jamie Vardy in the course of the Premier League match between Leicester City and AFC Bournemouth at The King Energy Stadium. (Photograph by Plumb Pictures/Leicester Metropolis by way of Getty Pictures)

Watford’s abysmal return of only a solitary point sees Javi Gracia’s men backside of the English top-flight, with Premier League returnees Aston Villa and Norwich additionally caught within the relegation zone as issues stand.

Arsenal’s youth, Burnley ageing

As outlined above, in the meantime, an fascinating graphic, showcasing each the squad depth and common age of all 20 Premier League outfits for the present marketing campaign, has been garnering widespread consideration on-line in the present day.

The chart reveals Unai Emery’s Arsenal as the youngest club, at a mean age of just 25.1 years.

Chelsea, Tottenham and Manchester United all additionally function in the direction of the top of the record, at or across the 26 mark.

League leaders Liverpool, though, at present boast the 4th-oldest Premier League squad. In addition, Jurgen Klopp has simply 22 players at his disposal as a part of the Reds’ senior setup, the joint-lowest within the division.

Burnley’s average age of 28.8 years, virtually Four years older than Arsenal, meanwhile, sees the Clarets’ panel rank as the English top-tier’s oldest:

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