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Season stats: Jorginho outran Chelsea pal Kante - but wasn't No1

Stats show Chelsea midfielder Jorginho outran teammate N'Golo Kante this Premier League season.

Jorginho clocked up an impressive 260 miles over the course of the season. That was seven miles more than Kante, who was moved into a dynamic box-to-box role under Sarri.

In fact there were only two players in the whole of the top flight who ran further than Jorginho.

Crystal Palace captain Luka Milivojevic clocked up the most distance with 278 miles, while Burnley's Jack Cork was just behind him on 277 miles.


MOST DISTANCE COVERED - TOP 10

Luka Milivojevic - 278 miles

Jack Cork - 277 miles

Jorginho - 260 miles

Wilfred Ndidi - 254 miles

N'Golo Kante - 253 miles

Cesar Azpilicueta - 251 miles

James McArthur - 250 miles

Gylfi Sigurdsson - 249 miles

Abdoulaye Doucoure - 245 miles

Ben Chilwell - 244 miles

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