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The Premier League's leading lights

After the Premier League campaign came to a close on Sunday, we can begin to honour the season's notable performers.

Here, Press Association Sport lists the leaders in each statistical category on the competition's official website,

Goals: Harry Kane (Tottenham) 29

Assists: Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City) 18

Clean sheets (goalkeeper): Thibaut Courtois (Chelsea) 16

Minutes played: Cesar Azpilicueta (Chelsea), Steve Cook (Bournemouth), Fraser Forster (Southampton), Ben Foster (West Brom), Ben Gibson (Middlesbrough) 3,420

Yellow cards: Jose Holebas (Watford) 14

Red cards: Miguel Britos (Watford), Granit Xhaka (Arsenal), Fernandinho (Manchester City) 2

Passes: Cesar Azpilicueta (Chelsea) 2,457

Touches: James Milner (Liverpool) 3,322

Shots: Sergio Aguero (Manchester City) 139

Hit woodwork: Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City) 9

Big chances missed: Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Manchester United) 18

Offsides: Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Manchester United) 37

Tackles: Idrissa Gueye (Everton) 135

Fouls: Christian Benteke (Crystal Palace) 81

Tackled: Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace) 129

Own goals: Jack Cork (Swansea), Robert Huth (Leicester), Alfie Mawson (Swansea), Ben Mee (Burnley), Tyrone Mings (Bournemouth), Ryan Shawcross (Stoke) 2

Clearances: Steve Cook (Bournemouth) 349

Clearances off line: Ben Mee (Burnley) 3

Saves: Tom Heaton (Burnley) 141

Penalty saves: Artur Boruc (Bournemouth), Eldin Jakupovic (Hull), Simon Mignolet (Liverpool), Maarten Stekelenburg (Everton) 2

High claims: Lukasz Fabianski (Swansea) 71

Punches: Heurelho Gomes (Watford) 35

:: We have omitted the category of Appearances, in which 11 players tied for first place with a maximum 38.

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