Manchester United managed to snag an equalized against Liverpool last weekend thanks to a substitute strike from Javier Hernandez. Had the Mexican international not found the back of the net, Liverpool surely could have been the first team to knock United off their pedestal this season.
However, Manchester City supplanted United at the top of the table after a pummelling of Aston Villa at Etihad Stadium. Both teams remain undefeated going into Sunday's Manchester Derby and it will be an interesting match indeed as the Citizens look to put a damper on the Red Devils title hopes.
Newcastle United continued to show their class, as they came back to secure a draw against Tottenham in front of the Toon as Saint James' Park to remain undefeated and in fourth place.
Arsenal finally got a win, and Norwich looks like the top team of the new boys to stay up as they beat fellow promotion club Swansea to take hold of the best new club record with 11 points.
This week again sees great action across the board, as we look at all the matchups for Week 9 in the English Barclay's Premier League.