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Bookmakers have slashed odds on Jack Grealish winning the PFA Player of the Year award, following his scintillating start to the season.
Before a ball was kicked, Villa’s talisman was a whopping 100/1 to win the illustrious individual award.
As of this morning, some bookmakers are now offering odds as short as 10/1. Only one bookie is offering the best price of 25/1.
Over the last two weeks, 7% of all bets placed on the PFA POTY have backed the Three Lions international.
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A pair of forwards in Heung Min Son and Raheem Sterling are next in the market at 16/1, then comes Sadio Mane (20/1) and Bruno Fernandes (20/1).
Leading football stats site WhoScored.com revealed Grealish has been fouled at least 52 more times (196) than any other player since the start of the 2019/20 Premier League season.
Only Kevin De Bruyne (156) has created more goalscoring chances than Grealish (110) over the same period.
Oddschecker spokesperson Callum Wilson: "It was a full debut to remember, as Jack Grealish dazzled for England against the number one team in the world.
"This was a continuation of his excellent form for Aston Villa, and should the 25-year-old maintain his unerring upward trajectory, higher individual honours are very much on the table."
PFA Player of the Year winner:
- Kevin de Bruyne – 11/2
- Harry Kane – 6/1
- Mo Salah – 11/1
- Heung Min Son – 16/1
- Raheem Sterling – 16/1
- Jack Grealish – 25/1