Now, we all know that a Premier League season runs from August to May, however as a bit of fun, let's take a look at the top five teams in the table from the start of 2013.

And, there are certainly some surprises. The first one that you may notice is that Manchester City don't even make the top five.

Under Roberto Mancini and now Manuel Pellegrini, the Citizens would only be in sixth place if the table was based on a yearly basis. 

So, here's a look at the best five teams from 2013:

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