Is the Premier League becoming more competitive?

Best XIs from the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A and Ligue 1, plus analysis that shows the Premier League has fewer thrashings than any of Europe’s big leagues
By Martin Laurence for WhoScored?, part of the Guardian Sport Network

It was a fantastic weekend for Chelsea. Arsenal’s win at the Etihad left José Mourinho’s team five points clear of their closest challengers after their 5-0 drubbing of Swansea on Saturday.

It was a typical Mourinho performance geared into overdrive in the first half, with Chelsea smelling the scent of Swansea’s blood in their nostrils after a couple of costly errors from the hosts. Chelsea would usually take a two-goal lead and then retreat, but Swansea’s defending was so woeful that they ensured the game was over with time to spare inside the first half.

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