Just six games into the English Premier League season, the tables are shaping up with a mixture of results.
The top three include Chelsea, Manchester United, and Arsenal, which is hardly a surprise to even the most casual of fans. But the promoted West Brom and an inspired Aston Villa both are in the top six and find themselves comfortably in the mix in the early fractions of the 2010 campaign.
Match day seven pits Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge in a highlighted Sunday fixture that surely will be one of those games that cannot be missed.
Take some time away from American Football to see two of the Premiership's most prized and celebrated clubs engage in an early season clash.
Both teams are coming off Champions League group wins, Chelsea over Marseille and Arsenal over Partizan Belgrade, as the form of both squads are rising.
Three points for the Blues could establish a healthy buffer between the top two squads and the rest of the league, but a victory for the Gunners eliminates that advantage and creates all the more excitement in the coming weeks.