Two Newcastle players ahead of Ronaldo in the latest Sky Sports Power Rankings

May 3, 2022

Sky Sports have released their Power Rankings for the recent Premier League match week, of which two Newcastle players are involved.

Sky Sports Power Rankings methodology reflects a player’s performance over the last five Premier League games. Players get awarded points for 32 different statistics.

The two Newcastle players involved are both ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo and have placed themselves in the top six of the chart.

Brazilian international and new hero on Tyneside Bruno Guimarães, has performed nothing short of exceptional in his last five Premier League outings.

Newcastle’s new number 39 has produced four goal contributions in his last five games, including his first Premier League brace, which concluded with a 95th minute last gasp winner against Leicester City on Easter weekend.

With only Heung-min Son and Gabriel Jesus ahead of him, it’s the highest a Newcastle player has been in the form rankings all season.

Martin Dubravka has also made the cut, which could be surprising for the majority however the Slovenian international has made 16 saves in his last five games.