The Albirex Niigata wheel continues to keep turning without any brakes.
On Sunday at the Our Tampines Hub, the White Swans sent Tampines Rovers packing with a 4-3 win, their ninth consecutive win in as many matches for the 2018 season Singapore Premier League season.
Albirex have 27 points and are 14 clear of second placed Balestier Khalsa, who have 13 points with the same number of matches played.
In another match at the National Stadium, Warriors FC continued their dismal form when they went down 2-0 to Geylang International.
Under Mirko Grabovac, the Warriors have yet to pick up a victory so far this season and are lying second from bottom.