Premier League: Brendan Rodgers says too early to discuss Leicester City’s title chances, but happy with Foxes’ progress
Leicester sit atop the table after beating a lacklustre Chelsea 2-0 on Tuesday although both the Manchester clubs can go above them if they win their respective matches later on Wednesday.
Tottenham are on a seven-match unbeaten run in all competitions after winning at Bramall Lane for the first time since 1975.
Premier League: Manchester United go level with Liverpool after Aston Villa win; West Ham beat Everton
As all the other contenders have stumbled in recent weeks, the Red Devils have now taken 26 from a possible 30 points to mount an unexpected title challenge.
Chelsea enjoyed a strong start to the season before losses to Everton and Wolves checked their progress but the victory at the London Stadium lifts them into fifth spot.
Premier League: Mikel Arteta says Arsenal ‘hurt right now’ after defeat to Everton, languish at 15th
Gunners remain 15th after just one win in their past 10 league games, putting Arteta's position under intense scrutiny just four months after they won the FA Cup.
Premier League: Pep Guardiola continues to back Sergio Aguero over female assistant referee incident
After arguing his case for a throw in against Arsenal with Massey-Ellis, Aguero briefly put his arm around her shoulder as she began to walk away.
Premier League: Liverpool will wait for Virgil van Dijk like a good wife for a jailed husband, says Jurgen Klopp
Van Dijk was on the end of a shocking challenge from Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford in Saturday's 2-2 draw in the Merseyside derby
Premier League: Chelsea can’t rely on outscoring opponents to make up for defensive woes, says Cesar Azpilicueta
Frank Lampard's men drew 3-3 for the second time this season against Southampton on Saturday after twice giving up a lead.
Martinez, who has signed a four-year deal, helped Arsenal to FA Cup victory last season and Community Shield glory last month but faced playing second fiddle to Bernd Leno this season.
Premier League: Aston Villa skipper Jack Grealish signs new five-year deal ahead of club's first game
Grealish had been linked with a move away from the Premier League side during the transfer window.
Back in top-flight after 16 years, Marcelo Bielsa's Leeds put Liverpool under enough pressure by coming from behind thrice to expose flaws in a team that won the title by 18 points.
Premier League: Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp worried about 'player welfare' after league’s decision to revert to three subs
Klopp said the compressed nature of the reshaped and late-starting 2020-21 campaign meant it would have been a “common sense” decision to give teams the chance to make more in-game changes for this season only.
After finally leading Leeds back into the top-flight, Bielsa's side face the daunting task of beginning their Premier League campaign away to champions Liverpool on Saturday.
Batshuayi, 26, has moved back to Selhurst Park after a successful loan spell with Palace in the second half of the 2018-19 season.
Premier League: Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa confirms he is staying at club for one more season
Speaking remotely via a new translator, Bielsa refused to elaborate on why talks over an extended deal had taken so long.
Premier League: Chelsea manager Frank Lampard expecting extra pressure after spending spree in transfer window
Chelsea have spent nearly £200 million ($263 million) as they have brought in on Hakim Ziyech, Timo Werner, Ben Chilwell, Thiago Silva, Kai Havertz and Malang Sarr and could add even more new faces.
Premier League: Virgil van Dijk says Liverpool should not panic despite losing Community Shield against Arsenal
Arsenal emerged victorious at an empty Wembley on Saturday, winning 5-4 on penalties after Jurgen Klopp's men had come from behind to draw 1-1 in normal time.
Silva, 35, has agreed an initial one-year contract with the Premier League club, who have the option of extending the deal by a further season.
Premier League: English forward Eberechi Eze becomes Roy Hodgson's most expensive signing at Crystal Palace
Hodgson saw off rivals West Bromwich Albion and West Ham to secure the signature of the 22-year-old forward, who penned a five-year contract.
Premier League fixtures 2020-21: Liverpool face Leeds United on opening weekend, Tottenham to host Everton
Liverpool will open its first title defense since 1990 with a match against promoted Leeds on 12 September followed by games against Chelsea away and Arsenal at home.