While it wasn't a weekend of goals galore or dramatic controversy, this weekend was certainly a turning point in the season.
The "bigger clubs" hit stumbling blocks this weekend, with a Mata-less Chelsea mustering a 1-1 draw at Swansea, Spurs losing 1-0 at home to Wigan, misfiring Manchester City drawing 0-0 at West Ham and Arsenal losing 2-1 at Manchester United. United capitalized on all of this, of course, going to the top of the table for the first time this season.
More than a few Premier League managers generally agree that the league table begins to take shape after 10 gameweeks, so has it done exactly that this week? Here are five things we learned.