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Fair Play Kings - 2016/17

Fair Play Kings - 2016/17

Liverpool may have taken the Fair Play award for the season of 2016/17 but which sides were slightly more naughty across the campaign.

Liverpool registered 54 bookings across last season but did not pick up a red card, with Swansea City following in second place with 56 yellows.

Watford had the worst disciplinary record with a return of 84 yellow cards and five reds.

There is a £20,000 prize fund for the Premier League Fair Play winners and Liverpool have announced that season ticket holders aged between 17 and 21 with share that - roughly a reduction in the season ticket price by around £75 for 260 younger fans.

These days the Fair Play table no longer rewards sides with a Europa League spot, that ended back in 2015.

The Football Association's Fair Play table is calculated by a points system:

Caution - 4 points
Denial of a goalscoring opportunity or dismissal for two cautions - 10 points
Violent conduct, serious foul play, spitting or offensive and abusive language - 12 points

Pos
Team
Yellows
Reds
Points
1
Liverpool
54
0
216
2
Swansea City
56
0
224
3
Bournemouth
52
3
240
4
Tottenham Hotspur
62
0
248
5
Southampton
59
2
256
6
Burnley
65
2
282
7
Chelsea
72
0
288
8
Leicester City
72
1
300
9
Stoke City
70
2
302
10
Crystal Palace
77
0
308
11
Everton
72
2
208
12
Arsenal
68
3
308
13
Hull City
67
5
310
14
Middlesbrough
77
1
318
15
West Bromwich Albion
80
0
320
16
Manchester City
71
4
332
17
Manchester United
78
2
334
18
West Ham United
78
5
352
19
Sunderland
78
4
354
20
Watford
84
5
388


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Writer:Site Staff
Date:Monday June 12 2017
Time: 10:00AM

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