NAIJ.com previously reported that Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne is said to be crowned the victor of the maiden edition of the Premier League playmaker of the year award.
Premier League Champions Manchester City left it late to see off Southampton 1-0 following a last-gasp victor which earned a record points haul in England's top-flight.
"It's 100 points... still I can not believe it", the Catalan told a post-match news conference.
Egypt winger Mohamed Salah scored a historic opening goal for Liverpool, and now holds the EPL record of 32 goals in a 38-match season, breaking the previous record of 31 goals held by Luis Suarez, Cristiano Ronaldo and Alan Shearer.
However, once that bounce wore off, a lack of firepower cost Carvalhal's men as they finished the season with fewer goals than anyone bar Huddersfield.
"I think [Virgil] van Dijk has helped them a lot to be more consistent in the defensive department, especially in the box, and (there is) the quality up front and the quality in the way they play". We have done that all season.More news: Ford F-150 Production Shut Down Immediately Due To Supplier Fire
The financial pressures of building the stadium at a reported £1 billion cost could also hamper Pochettino's progress, although a third consecutive season of Champions League football should ease some of the burden.
Naby Keita's arrival from RB Leipzig for £52.75m will add extra dynamism and depth to a midfield decimated by injuries in the latter part of this season.
However, with Russian oligarch owner Roman Abramovich no longer able to simply outspend the competition, Chelsea are at a crossroads.
Chelsea ended the season without even a whimper, and in the Europa League. "I felt it was a bit hard on us", said Hughes. They ask me about the possibility and we will talk.
Although he took a while to turn things round, Southampton produced a strong end to the season with two wins and a draw from their final four games.