December review: Man City widen the gap, goals galore for Harry Kane


Adam Hurrey

The Exploding Heads provide a month-by-month recap of football's most notable events to remember in 2017 The FC crew react to the 2017 Premier League team of the year, as selected by ESPN FC's Mark Ogden. The ESPN FC panel engage in a heated debate about whether 2017 belonged to Cristiano Ronaldo, Mohamed Salah or Harry Kane. December saw a flurry of festive football that didn't change an awful lot at the top of the Premier League table. Adam Hurrey looks back at the month's winners and losers. Who won the month? Manchester City, yet again A month ago, this column speculated that 10 games in the space of 30 days -- including a derby day visit to Old Trafford -- might be enough to ruffle Manchester City's feathers if not quite derail their juggernaut. In that sense, the month started promisingly: West Ham briefly threatened...

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