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'This kid is a must for Man Utd' - Who is in Garth Crooks' team of the week?

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It was a great weekend for Liverpool, who moved back to the top of the Premier League table, while rivals Manchester City booked their place in the FA Cup final.There were also huge celebrations from Watford fans as Gerard Deulofeu inspired a stunning comeback in their FA Cup semi-final win over Wolves.Victory for Burnley moved them eight points clear of the top flight relegation zone and Crystal Palace effectively sealed their safety with a late winner at Newcastle.
There were also victories for Everton and Leicester during a weekend packed full of drama and FA Cup magic.But who made my team of the week[/img]

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Goalkeeper - Ederson (Manchester City)
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Ederson: As semi-finals go, Manchester City versus Brighton was not a classic. However, what I have never seen before is a goalkeeper take so many chances in defence with his feet. In my day, goalkeepers picked the ball up when it was in the box. Ederson plays the game like a defender and only uses his hands as a last resort. I must say he was quite brilliant but I sometimes think: What is the game coming to[/IMG]Defenders - Aaron Wan-Bissaka (Crystal Palace), Phil Jagielka (Everton), Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool), James Milner (Liverpool)
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Aaron Wan-Bissaka: You can't go to St James' Park, win 1-0, keep a clean sheet and not have at least one of your defenders in my team of the week. I thought about James Tomkins, who has been consistent for Crystal Palace this season, often in very difficult circumstances. However, I've gone for my young player of the season, Aaron Wan-Bissaka. He was superb yet again against Newcastle. This fabulous talent has not looked back since his Premier League debut at Fulham at the start of the season. This kid is a must for Manchester United. Did you know[/img]
Midfielders - James Maddison (Leicester), Luka Milivojevic (Crystal Palace), Jordan Henderson (Liverpool)
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[b]James Maddison
: A Leicester player who seems to have benefited from the arrival of Brendan Rodgers. James Maddison is becoming as famous for his free-kicks as he is for his celebrations. This one flew past Huddersfield's Ben Hamer like a rocket on Saturday. However, it was the twist and the turn followed by the through ball for Jamie Vardy that produced Leicester's penalty that did it for me. It left Huddersfield in pieces. Did you know[/img]
Forwards - Mohamed Salah (Liverpool), Gerard Deulofeu (Watford), Jamie Vardy (Leicester)
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[b]Mohamed Salah
: Salah came back to form with a bang against a Southampton side very much in the mood. The Egypt international signalled his comeback with a trademark finish and ripped off his shirt with a defiant stare at the Liverpool fans who dared to doubt him. This is the worst possible news for Manchester City. It was like watching Lazarus rise from the grave. No wonder Liverpool fans are going crazy. Their boy is back. [b]Did you know[/img]
The Crooks of the Matter
I've played at the Bernabeu and the Nou Camp. Anfield and Old Trafford are comparable in terms of atmosphere and meaning. But nothing prepared me for the grand opening of the new White Hart Lane. Tottenham Hotspur have a history of doing grand rather well and last Wednesday night was no exception. I had been invited by the BBC to join Radio 5 Live's commentary team for the game between Spurs and Crystal Palace and it was one of the most memorable nights I've ever experienced in football. The game was nothing special - but the significance of this state-of-the-art stadium was. This is a new era in football. Fans turned up hours before the game buying whatever they could afford and were encouraged not to leave the stadium until well after the final whistle. Meanwhile, the arena seemed to assume the majesty of an opera house with supporters on both sides, however reluctantly, compelled to behave accordingly. This wasn't just a football match but an experience. The game? Spurs won 2-0.
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