Premier League standings

Next update will be on Saturday 23 February.

standard table alt-3
Pld GD Pts ePld Rate
Liv Liverpool 26 44 65 2 1 25.6 2.54
MnC Manchester City 27 54 65 1 2 26.7 2.44
Tot Tottenham Hotspur 26 29 60 3 3 26.6 2.26
MnU Manchester United 26 17 51 4 4 26.2 1.95
Ars Arsenal 26 16 50 5 5 25.6 1.95
Che Chelsea 26 16 50 6 6 26.1 1.92
Wol Wolverhampton Wanderers 26 1 39 7 7 25.8 1.51
Wat Watford 26 0 37 8 8 26.3 1.41
Bou AFC Bournemouth 26 −10 33 11 9 25.1 1.32
Lei Leicester City 26 −3 32 12 10 24.3 1.32
WHU West Ham United 26 −7 33 10 11 25.4 1.30
Eve Everton 27 −3 33 9 12 28.3 1.16
New Newcastle United 26 −12 25 16 13 23.9 1.05
Pal Crystal Palace 26 −7 27 13 14 25.9 1.04
BHA Brighton & Hove Albion 26 −11 27 14 15 25.9 1.04
Bur Burnley 26 −18 27 15 16 27.8 0.97
Car Cardiff City 26 −23 25 17 17 26.8 0.93
Sot Southampton 26 −16 24 18 18 26.4 0.91
Ful Fulham 26 −33 17 19 19 27.5 0.62
Hud Huddersfield Town 26 −34 11 20 20 27.7 0.40

Table written: 2019-02-12 11:25:13 (London time).
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Key:

The league-table rankings are shown in the centre of the table, with the alt-3 league position in bold to the right, and the more standard league-table position (based on points already in the bag, with goal-difference to resolve ties where needed) shown in the grey section of the table, to the left.

In the central dark-blue vertical band are (typically) up- or down-arrows to indicate where teams are higher or lower in the alt-3 table than in the standard table. A solid arrow or indicates a difference of 3 or more league places.

The other numbers shown in the table are:

  • The usual league-table summaries:
    • Pld: matches played to date
    • GD: goal difference
    • Pts: league points accumulated to date
  • The alt-3 league table:
    • ePld: the alt-3 measure of each team's effective number of matches played to date.
      • Where ePld is less than the actual number Pld of matches played, the team has played tougher opposition than average and/or has played fewer matches at home than away; and vice-versa where ePld exceeds Pld.
      • Where the difference between Pld and ePld is a whole match or more, the team's numbers in the alt-3 table are colour-highlighted (in light green where ePld is less than Pld, and light red where the reverse is true).
      • Where schedule-strength imbalance is so strong that Pld and ePld differ by more than 2.0, the entry in the ePld column is shown in bold type
    • Rate: the league points per effective match played, i.e.,
      Rate = Pts ÷ ePld .
    The alt-3 league table is sorted according to the current values of Rate.

For further details on the method, see The league tables explained and (if you like maths!) The mathematical method explained.