Arsenal moved back into the Premier League‘s top five with a route win over Brighton at the Emirates Stadium.

Nacho Monreal opened the scoring with his first ever goal at the stadium, pouncing on Aaron Ramsey’s rebounded effort to slot home in the first half.

Both teams hit the post and Seas Kolasinac had a header cleared off the line before Alex Iwobi settled matters.

On Saturday, Manchester City returned to the top of the table as they beat champions Chelsea 1-0 at Stamford Bridge.

EPL Table | Premier League 2017-18 season table

Pos Team P W D L GD Pts
1 Man City 7 6 1 0 20 19
2 Man United 7 6 1 0 19 19
3 Tottenham 7 4 2 1 9 14
4 Chelsea 7 4 1 2 6 13
5 Arsenal 7 4 1 2 3 10
6 Watford 7 3 3 1 -1 12
7 Liverpool 6 3 2 1 1 11
8 Burnley 6 2 3 1 1 9
9 Newcastle 6 3 0 3 1 9
10 West Brom 7 2 3 2 -2 9
11 Huddersfield 7 2 3 2 -2 9
12 Southampton 7 2 2 3 -2 8
13 Stoke 7 2 2 3 -4 8
14 Brighton 7 2 1 4 -4 7
15 West Ham 7 2 1 4 -6 7
16 Everton 6 2 1 3 -7 7
17 Leicester 7 1 2 4 -3 5
18 Swansea 7 1 2 4 -5 5
19 Bournemouth 7 1 1 5 -7 4
20 Crystal Palace 7 0 0 7 -17 0

Alvaro Morata suffered a hamstring injury as Pep Guardiola’s City outclasses Antonio Conte’s Blues, with Kevin De Bruyne’s stunning second-half goal sealing three points in west London.

Manchester United briefly went top on goal difference as they cruised to victory over Crystal Palace at Old Trafford earlier in the day.

Marouane Fellaini scored twice after Juan Mata’s opener, and Romelu Lukaku capped the victory with a fourth late on as Palace failed to score for a seventh straight game.

In Pictures | Chelsea vs Man City | 30/09/2017

Across the capital, West Ham substitute Diafra Sakho hit a late winner as the Hammers beat Swansea at te London Stadium.

Elsewhere, former Southampton star Peter Crouch scored the winner as Stoke beat Saints at the Bet365 Stadium as Watford’s last-gasp goal ensured they shared the spoils at West Brom.

Leicester and Bournemouth played out a goalless draw on the south coast.

Arsenal host Brighton in Sunday’s early game before Burnley visit Everton, and the weekend concludes with Liverpool’s trip to Newcastle, which kicks off at 4.30pm.

Source: https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/epl-table-201718-premier-league-standings-for-gameweek-7-a3647861.html