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Premier League Team of the Week: Englishmen dominate in Round 24

Feb 4, 2014, 8:50 AM EDT

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For the first time this season, there was not one single player born outside the UK and Ireland in the Premier Legaue Team of the Week.

Eight Englishman, two Scots and an Irishman made up the best XI from Round 24.

Plenty of Three Lions hopefuls stepped up to the plate with superb displays in big wins as Jack Colback scored and worked his backside off for Sunderland in the win over Newcastle, while Southampton duo Adam Lallana and Rickie Lambert grabbed a goal each in Saints’ 3-0 win at Fulham.

Kevin Nolan scored two goals in West Ham’s big win over Swansea, while his teammate James Tomkins was influential in the shutout.

Needless to say, a big weekend for the Brits in their domestic league.