Chelsea are the most represented side in the XI, which has been created based on average match ratings from WhoScored.com.

At the start of the year, Guus Hiddink helped save what could have been a disastrous season after Jose Mourinho was sacked.

The team have been in sensational form since August and are currently on an 11-match winning run.

Three of their players make the team of 2016.

So who made the cut?

Click through the gallery above to see the XI of 2016.

Source: http://www.dailystar.co.uk/sport/football/572446/Premier-League-team-of-the-year-2016-statistics-sportgalleries