The Premier League may have fast-paced football, mazy dribblers and smart passers, but there are always going to be tough tacklers, too.
Some managers deploy men just to destroy and break up their opponents’ play and they often do their desired job, taking the ball cleanly from their prey.
In our beautiful game though, the ugly can often happen and these hard-hitters take down their adversaries in an illegal manner.
So which players were the most fouled across the 2015/16 Premier League season? Click the right arrow above to find out…