Liverpool are actually at four place with a 2-0 win over Tottenham but they showed once again that they have the best team.
It was the first victory for the Reds in the Premier League in 2017, followed by two defeats and three draws.
Their last victory against big teams came against Manchester City on New Year’s night.
Liverpool has 16 points from eight meetings against six major teams, winning against Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City and Spurs.
This ‘record’ is another proof that the German technician team has great qualities, but simply need luck and continuity.
This is best shown in the table imaginary Metro.co.uk in the Premier League are only part of the great sixth meetings.
The next five games are against Liverpool, Leicester, Arsenal, Burnley, Man City and Everton.