|8||West Bromwich Albion||21||0||29|
|12||West Ham United||21||-9||25|
Nemanja Matic has shown that he can control a midfield with his physicality and awareness, his languid style dovetailing splendidly with N'Golo Kante.
Andy Carroll is a slight doubt for West Ham's trip to Middlesbrough with a whiplash injury.
It would be ridiculously premature to judge Pep Guardiola on the basis of his inaugural campaign in the Premier League, writes David Hirshey.
Sam Allardyce has a reputation for avoiding relegation and Palace fans hope it continues. He's made an ordinary start, though, writes Iain Macintosh.
AC Milan general manager Adriano Galliani says he has made a "last and final offer" to Everton for Gerard Deulofeu, who looks set to move to Serie A.
Mauricio Pochettino says that despite Man City's recent results, Pep Guardiola is still among the best in the world.