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English Premier League: Record-breaking Liverpool still unbeaten on top

Liverpool have maintained the English Premier League's only perfect start, while adding a new chapter to the club's record book.

The Reds made it four wins from four by beating Burnley 3-0 for their 13th straight win, eclipsing the club mark set between April-October 1990.

The result lifted them back above Manchester City atop the table, after the champions leapfrogged them earlier in the day by thrashing Brighton 4-0.

"We want to be setting records, doing good things," defender Trent Alexander-Arnold told Sky Sports. "It's an unbelievable side we've got.

"We pushed City all the way last season and hopefully we can go one step further."

Sheffield United came back to draw 2-2 at Chelsea, Leicester beat Bournemouth 3-1, Crystal Palace edged Aston Villa 1-0, West Ham beat Norwich 2-0, Watford drew 1-1 at Newcastle and 10-man Southampton held Manchester United 1-1 in the day's other matches.

A bit of luck gave Liverpool the lead at Turf Moor, as Alexander-Arnold's cross deflected off All White Chris Wood and looped over keeper Nick Pope for an own goal.

Another Burnley mistake by Ben Mee four minutes later released Roberto Firmino to play in Sadio Mane to slot past Pope.

Firmino then added a late third, as Liverpool also equalled a club record with their sixth consecutive away win.

Sergio Aguero scored either side of halftime, as City stayed unbeaten by hammering Brighton at the Etihad. Kevin De Bruyne opened the scoring after just 71 seconds and Bernardo Silva added a late fourth.

"The difference was the quality of the players," City boss Pep Guardiola told Sky Sports. "Sometimes we credit the manager for success and sometimes it is the quality of the players, and today is proof of that."

Promoted Sheffield United came from 2-0 down to stun Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. Tammy Abraham's brace seemingly put the hosts in control, but Callum Robinson got United back into it early in the second half.

Robinson then had a hand in the 89th-minute equaliser, as his cross was deflected in by Kurt Zouma for an own goal.

"Coming to Stamford Bridge after just coming up, it was all new to us, but we have to believe," Robinson said. "We have proved we can play against the best."

The collapse leaves new Chelsea manager Frank Lampard still seeking his first home win.

Leicester remain unbeaten, after Jamie Vardy's double helped them beat Bournemouth and move up to third place.

Crystal Palace are fourth, after Jordan Ayew's goal beat Aston Villa, who saw Trezequet sent off and had a late equaliser ruled out for a dive by Jack Grealish in the build-up.

Goals from Sebastien Haller and Andriy Yarmolenko lifted West Ham past Norwich into fifth, while Will Hughes' early score helped winless Watford earn their first point at Newcastle.

Jannik Vestergaard's first EPL goal gave 10-man Southampton a home draw with Manchester United.

The Dane cancelled out Daniel James' early opener and the Saints then held on, after Kevin Danso was dismissed for a second yellow card.

Wolverhampton Wanderers visit Everton and Arsenal host Tottenham Hotspur in the north London derby in Sunday's games.

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