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Liverpool fourth and Man City top – in alternative table ranked by performance

Liverpool comfortably lead the way at the top of the Premier League table with eight games gone.

A first Premier League title is already within reach and the Reds have never stood such a good chance of clinching the trophy this early in the season.

Manchester City have appeared vulnerable in certain games and they have slipped up with shock defeats to Norwich and Wolves.

Jurgen Klopp’s side sit eight points clear at the summit, having won every one of their matches so far.

Elsewhere, Manchester United and Tottenham have been the high-profile strugglers, while Everton are the shock…