“It’s always better to be top of the league than second or third or fourth, but it’s still the beginning, not even halfway through, so a lot of work to do.
“We’re happy to be top of the league but it’s so close. Liverpool are just one point behind – Chelsea, if I’m not mistaken, two points behind us – and lots of games to play, lots of games to win.
“But of course it’s better to be in our position than not to be on the top.”
Silva has been in imperious form for his club this season and has scored five goals in his last five Premier League games.
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