We are a month into the 2014-15 Premier League season (hasn’t that flown by?) and plenty of teams are still trying to figure things out.
At this early stage of the campaign there are tons of inconsistent performances as new players get used to new teams, managers are stamping their authority on clubs and simply put, some have been handed tougher schedules than others. A few teams came up big over the past seven days with Manchester United, Aston Villa and Southampton putting in particularly eye-catching displays.
[Archive: Premier League Power Rankings]
Each week we put our neck on the line to analyze the strength of each Premier League team, forget about the official league standings (here they are in case you actually do want them) that doesn’t mean squat.
The Power Rankings take into account the strength of schedule, injuries, suspensions, playing well but still losing and plenty of other variables. The W-D-L bracket shows each PL team’s current record and you can now see how many spots each team has moved, up or down, from week-to-week.
Let’s get to it!