5 Premier League talking points: Work for Guardiola and Klopp to do

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Manchester City were forced to confront defensive frailties after defeat at Norwich, while Liverpool are coming to terms with continued away day woes.

After a week which has threatened to turn the Premier League’s established order on its head, the two pace-setters will hope that normal service is resumed this weekend.

In a programme which includes plenty of potentially pivotal action further down the table, the PA News Agency picks out five highlights:

Away day woes tarnish Liverpool’s title challenge

The absence of Alisson Becker is not helping Liverpool on their travels (Mike Egerton/PA)

Defensive issues call for clever City solutions

Nicolas Otamendi
Nicolas Otamendi is Manchester City’s last line of defence (Martin Rickett/PA)

Leicester intent on taking Tottenham’s top six stake

James Maddison
James Maddison is shooting Leicester towards the top six (Richard Sellers/PA)

Pukki and co ready for Turf Moor test

Teemu Pukki
Can Teemu Pukki do it on a wet and windy Saturday at Turf Moor? (Joe Giddens/PA)

Magpies hoping Carroll can sing same song on return

Andy Carroll
Andy Carroll is braced for his second Newcastle debut (Anthony Devlin/PA)

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