Immobile scores four to top this week's edition of Player Power Rankings

Immobile scores four to top this week's edition of Player Power Rankings
From ESPN - January 8, 2018

ESPN FC's global editorial desks nominate their top weekend performers. Lazio's Ciro Immobile struck four times on Saturday to top our list.

1. Ciro Immobile | Lazio

Why he's here: Immobile notched four goals as Lazio defeated SPAL 5-2 on Saturday to leapfrog Roma in Serie A's top four.

2. Eric Lichaj | Nottingham Forest

Why he's here: The Illinois-born full-back scored both of Forest's goals from open play as they upset Arsenal 4-2 in the FA Cup third round.

3. Virgil van Dijk | Liverpool

Why he's here: In his first match for Liverpool after becoming the world's most expensive defender, Van Dijk became a part of club folklore by scoring a late winner over Merseyside rivals Everton on Friday.

4. Lionel Messi | Barcelona

Why he's here: Barca's No. 10 scored one and assisted on another as the Catalan giants eased to a 3-0 win over Levante on Sunday.

5. Kylian Mbappe | Paris Saint-Germain

Why he's here: A brace and a pair of assists for Mbappe as PSG were rampant in a 6-1 destruction of Rennes on Sunday.

6. Bas Dost | Sporting Lisbon

Why he's here: The 28-year-old Dutchman scored a hat trick against Maritimo on Sunday -- his second three-goal game this season.

7. Harry Kane | Tottenham Hotspur

8. Sergio Aguero | Manchester City

9. Ilkay Gundogan | Manchester City

10. Guido Carrillo | Monaco


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