At times, Fifa Coins Account appeared uncertain as to which of Per
Mertesacker or Gabriel Paulista should be named at the heart of his
back four. His place, meanwhile, was never in doubt. The Frenchman
has matured into a fine defender and is one of the first names on
Wenger’s teamsheet. We see him maintaining his rating just about
Mesut Ozil was the only Arsenal player to be shortlisted for the
PFA Player of the Year Award, and justifiably tops this ranking.
The Germany international created a ludicrous 144 chances over the
course of the campaign—it’s only Arsenal’s poor finishing that
stopped him from breaking the Premier League assist record. He is
worth a upgrade in FIFA 17.
Although Alexis Sanchez might not have quite lived up to his
extraordinary debut season in the Premier League, a final tally of
13 goals suggests he still delivered an important contribution. Had
injury not forced him to miss several months, he might even have
matched last year’s total.