Premier League with no VAR: Where Aston Villa and Wolves sit vs rivals

How would the Premier League table look without the influence of VAR?

Aston Villa have stormed into 2024 just three points behind Premier League leaders Liverpool, and two ahead of both Manchester City and Arsenal. Unai Emery's side had been tipped for a top four finish at the start of the term, but they are currently right in the thick of a title battle as they occupy second place in the table.

There's still a long stretch of games ahead for more twists and turns to unfold but Villa are in a very impressive position as we head into the second half of the season.

However, last year was not without its divisive VAR calls and fans across the world were once again arguing over the decisions made against their team and others. If the video assistant referee was not a factor in this Premier League season, how would the current table look?

Take a look below at how the current standings would be affected without the points won or lost through VAR decisions.

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