2018 SeasonAll times ET
The Premier League might have the usual suspects at the top of the table, but this past weekend showed it can still spring a surprise or two.
Lionel Messi rewrote more history, while Liverpool recorded their best-ever start to the league. Here are the best numbers from the weekend.
Manchester United earned their first Premier League win in five games with a comfortable 4-1 victory over bottom side Fulham at Old Trafford on Satu
For the first time in a month, Man United won a league game. Fulham were poor, but the win nonetheless brings relief to Jose Mourinho.
Ranieri takes his side to United on Saturday and said he is looking forward to renewing his friendships with the Old Trafford boss.
Despite giving up points late against Leicester on Wednesday, the performance suggested Fulham have turned a corner under their new boss.
Fulham took the lead against Leicester City on Wednesday but were unable to hold on to it as they drew 1-1 to remain bottom of the Premier League.
Ranieri, who helped Leicester defy odds to win the Premier League in 2015-16, faces the club for the first time since he was sacked last year.
Fulham's second half performance troubled Chelsea but could not score against Chelsea on Claudio Ranieri's return to Stamford Bridge.
|West Ham United||16||6||3||7||-2||21|
|Brighton & Hove Albion||16||6||3||7||-3||21|