Sheffield Wednesday: It’s official … there’s no-one playing better than Barry Bannan in the Championship

Barry Bannan
Barry Bannan

Sheffield Wednesday's Barry Bannan has today been acclaimed as the most in-form player in the Championship.

The Owls playmaker moved to the top of the Power Rankings, compiled by Sky Bet, following is man-of-the-match display and wonder-goal in last Saturday's 2-2 draw at home to Stoke City.

Owls teammate striker Lucas Joao is in third place after scoring three goals in his last three games.

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The Power Rankings reflect individual performances over the last five matches by awarding points to players for 34 different statistics, with a greater weight placed on recent games.

Scottish international Bannan has taken 630 touches this season, more than any other player in the division.

Top 10:

1 Barry Bannan (Sheffield Wednesday)

2 Josh Magennis (Bolton Wanderers)

3 Lucas Joao (Sheffield Wednesday)

4 Oliver Norwood (Sheffield United)

5 Josh Brownhill (Bristol City)

6 Neal Maupay (Brentford)

7 Callum Robinson (Preston North End)

8 Ryan Manning (Rotherham United)

9 Moritz Leitner (Norwich City)

10 Andrea Weimann (Bristol City)