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Arsenal hold off Man City late to secure hold on second place

Arsenal hold off Man City late to secure hold on second place

Arsenal sealed their supporting role behind Leicester in the Premier League Christmas billing by beating fellow title hopefuls Manchester City 2-1 at the Emirates Stadium on Monday night.

Odion Ighalo stars as Watford beat Liverpool after Adam Bogdan howler

Odion Ighalo stars as Watford beat Liverpool after Adam Bogdan howler

Odion Ighalo scored a brace to help earn Watford an impressive 3-0 victory over Liverpool as the visitors' stand-in goalkeeper Adam Bogdan suffered a nightmare display at Vicarage Road on Sunday.

Manchester United shocked by Norwich at Old Trafford

Manchester United shocked by Norwich at Old Trafford

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal faced the ire of fans as Norwich increased the under-fire Dutchman's woes with a 2-1 Premier League win at Old Trafford.

Chelsea ease to win over Sunderland as Guus Hiddink watches on

Chelsea ease to win over Sunderland as Guus Hiddink watches on

Jose Mourinho may have gone but he was far from forgotten as Chelsea marked the end of an era with a 3-1 win over Sunderland.

Riyad Mahrez scores twice as leaders Leicester beat Everton

Riyad Mahrez scores twice as leaders Leicester beat Everton

Leicester's unlikely Premier League title challenge is more of a reality than ever as a 3-2 victory at Everton ensured they will be top at Christmas.

Tottenham go fourth as Harry Kane and Dele Alli earn win at Southampton

Tottenham go fourth as Harry Kane and Dele Alli earn win at Southampton

Harry Kane's superb solo goal helped Tottenham climb into the Premier League top four for the first time this season as Mauricio Pochettino celebrated a 2-0 win over his former club Southampton.

Chelsea appoint Guus Hiddink as new manager following Mourinho departure

Chelsea appoint Guus Hiddink as new manager following Mourinho departure

Chelsea have confirmed Guus Hiddink as their new manager until the end of the season following the departure of Jose Mourinho.

Jose Mourinho leaves Chelsea after ninth Premier League defeat

Jose Mourinho leaves Chelsea after ninth Premier League defeat

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has left the club "by mutual consent" after the defending Premier League champions suffered their ninth defeat of the season, the club announced on Thursday.

Leicester pile misery on Chelsea to go top of Premier League

Leicester pile misery on Chelsea to go top of Premier League

Leicester returned to the top of the Premier League with a 2-1 victory on Monday night as Chelsea's desperate defence of their crown continued.

Liverpool draw with West Brom thanks to Origi stoppage-time goal

Liverpool draw with West Brom thanks to Origi stoppage-time goal

Striker Divock Origi's added-time strike snatched a point for Liverpool in a controversial 2-2 draw at Anfield.

Arsenal go top of Premier League with victory at Aston Villa

Arsenal go top of Premier League with victory at Aston Villa

Arsenal sent out a title warning as they moved top of the Premier League after clinically dispatching a sinking Aston Villa.

Josh King strikes as Bournemouth beat Manchester United at home

Josh King strikes as Bournemouth beat Manchester United at home

Bournemouth picked up a second prized Premier League win in a week as they beat Manchester United at the Vitality Stadium.

Manchester City claim dramatic win over Swansea City

Manchester City claim dramatic win over Swansea City

Manchester City claimed an injury-time winner to snatch a dramatic 2-1 success over managerless Swansea in a frantic finish at the Etihad Stadium.

Newcastle beat Liverpool as Georginio Wijnaldum is the star of the show

Newcastle beat Liverpool as Georginio Wijnaldum is the star of the show

Georginio Wijnaldum handed under-pressure head coach Steve McClaren some welcome relief as Newcastle beat in-form Liverpool.

Bournemouth shock Chelsea as Glenn Murray heads late winner

Bournemouth shock Chelsea as Glenn Murray heads late winner

Chelsea were plunged into crisis once more as Bournemouth claimed the biggest win of their Premier League campaign with a 1-0 win at Stamford Bridge.

Manchester United booed off after goalless draw against West Ham

Manchester United booed off after goalless draw against West Ham

Manchester United were booed off yet again as they played out their sixth goalless draw of the season against West Ham.

Olivier Giroud scores at both ends as Arsenal beat Sunderland to go second

Olivier Giroud scores at both ends as Arsenal beat Sunderland to go second

Arsenal were not at their free-flowing best against Sunderland, but still produced a match-winning performance that moved them up to second in the Premier League.

Tottenham's unbeaten run reaches club record 14 games with draw

Tottenham's unbeaten run reaches club record 14 games with draw

Tottenham extended their unbeaten run to 14 games to set a new club record in the Premier League as they were held 1-1 at West Brom.

Riyad Mahrez hat trick puts Leicester top as Jamie Vardy's streak ends

Riyad Mahrez hat trick puts Leicester top as Jamie Vardy's streak ends

Leicester returned to the top of the Premier League with a handsome 3-0 victory at Swansea -- and this time they did not even need a Jamie Vardy goal to do it.

Marko Arnautovic brace sees Stoke past Manchester City

Marko Arnautovic brace sees Stoke past Manchester City

Stoke duo Marko Arnautovic and Xherdan Shaqiri tore Manchester City to shreds in a brilliant first-half display that made Manuel Pellegrini's side look anything but Premier League leaders.

Divock Origi scores hat trick as Liverpool thrash Southampton

Divock Origi scores hat trick as Liverpool thrash Southampton

Liverpool cruised into the semifinals of the Capital One Cup as fit-again Daniel Sturridge inspired a stunning 6-1 win at Southampton.

De Bruyne brace helps Man City past Hull into the Capital One Cup semis

De Bruyne brace helps Man City past Hull into the Capital One Cup semis

Manchester City booked their place in the Capital One Cup semifinals, but the 4-1 scoreline flatted them somewhat against Championship side Hull.

Gerard Deulofeu stars as Everton ease into cup semifinals with win at Boro

Gerard Deulofeu stars as Everton ease into cup semifinals with win at Boro

Gerard Deulofeu turned in a masterclass to send Everton into the Capital One Cup semisfinals and fulfil Middlesbrough boss Aitor Karanka's prophecy.

Mesut Ozil goal not enough for Arsenal at Norwich as injuries mount

Mesut Ozil goal not enough for Arsenal at Norwich as injuries mount

Arsenal's title ambitions suffered a double-blow on Sunday as a draw at Norwich was compounded by an injury to Alexis Sanchez.

Liverpool edge Swansea thanks to James Milner penalty

Liverpool edge Swansea thanks to James Milner penalty

James Milner's second-half penalty secured a first home league win for Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp as they edged past Swansea 1-0.

Tottenham held by Chelsea as Jose Mourinho leaves out Diego Costa

Tottenham held by Chelsea as Jose Mourinho leaves out Diego Costa

Diego Costa was dropped as Chelsea and Tottenham played out a goalless draw which will do little to kick-start the Premier League champions' season.

Jamie Vardy makes history as Leicester draw with Manchester United

Jamie Vardy makes history as Leicester draw with Manchester United

Jamie Vardy set a new Premier League record for scoring in consecutive matches, but Leicester City had to settle for a draw at home to Manchester United.

Manchester City secure hard-fought win over Southampton

Manchester City secure hard-fought win over Southampton

Sergio Aguero limped off but Manchester City survived a Southampton fightback to get back to winning ways and the top of the table with a 3-1 win at the Etihad Stadium.

Harry Kane scores twice as Tottenham put four goals past West Ham

Harry Kane scores twice as Tottenham put four goals past West Ham

Tottenham demonstrated their Champions League credentials with a convincing 4-1 Premier League defeat of West Ham at White Hart Lane on Saturday.

Liverpool stun Man City as Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino shine

Liverpool stun Man City as Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino shine

Liverpool shocked Manchester City with three first-half goals at the Etihad Stadium to earn a 4-1 win against Manuel Pellegrini's Premier League title contenders.

Manchester United sack Jose Mourinho
Manchester United news

Manchester United sack Jose Mourinho

Manchester United have sacked Jose Mourinho after Saturday's defeat at Liverpool left the club 11 points adrift of the Premier League top four.

Xherdan Shaqiri strikes twice as Liverpool ease past Manchester United
Liverpool 3 - 1 Manchester United

Xherdan Shaqiri strikes twice as Liverpool ease past Manchester United

Substitute Xherdan Shaqiri scored twice as Liverpool cruised back to the top of the Premier League with a 3-1 win over Manchester United at Anfield.

Eden Hazard ends goal drought as Chelsea win at Brighton
Brighton 1 - 2 Chelsea

Eden Hazard ends goal drought as Chelsea win at Brighton

Eden Hazard scored his first goal in more than two months to help Chelsea retain their place in the Premier League's top four with a 2-1 win at Brighton & Hove Albion.

Charlie Austin heads late winner as Southampton seal dramatic win over Arsenal
Southampton 3 - 2 Arsenal

Charlie Austin heads late winner as Southampton seal dramatic win over Arsenal

Substitute Charlie Austin headed a late winner as Southampton beat Arsenal 3-2 to give Ralph Hasenhuttl a memorable victory in his first home game in charge.

Tottenham saved by Christian Eriksen strike to net last-gasp Burnley win
Tottenham Hotspur 1 - 0 Burnley

Tottenham saved by Christian Eriksen strike to net last-gasp Burnley win

Tottenham Hotspur substitute Christian Eriksen scored in added time as they snatched a 1-0 win over Burnley at Wembley to stay within five points of leaders Manchester City in the Premier League.

Manchester City back on top of Premier League after home win over Everton
Manchester City 3 - 1 Everton

Manchester City back on top of Premier League after home win over Everton

Manchester City returned to the top of the Premier League as two goals from Gabriel Jesus and another by substitute Raheem Sterling secured a 3-1 home win over Everton.

Everton snatch last-gasp equaliser through Lucas Digne to draw with Watford
Everton 2 - 2 Watford

Everton snatch last-gasp equaliser through Lucas Digne to draw with Watford

Everton's France defender Lucas Digne scored with a superb free kick deep into added time to salvage a 2-2 draw with Watford in a frenetic Premier League clash at Goodison Park on Monday.

Chelsea hand Manchester City first Premier League loss of season
Chelsea 2-0 Manchester City

Chelsea hand Manchester City first Premier League loss of season

Goals on both sides of half-time gave Chelsea a 2-0 win over Manchester City in Premier League action on Saturday night.

Son Heung-Min and Delli Alli score as Tottenham handle Leicester
Leicester 0 - 2 Tottenham

Son Heung-Min and Delli Alli score as Tottenham handle Leicester

Tottenham Hotspur moved back into third place in the Premier League after a comfortable 2-0 victory over Leicester City at the King Power Stadium on Saturday.

Lucas Torreira grabs late winner for Arsenal as Huddersfield denied point
Arsenal 1 - 0 Huddersfield

Lucas Torreira grabs late winner for Arsenal as Huddersfield denied point

Lucas Torreira scored with a bicycle kick in the 82nd minute to earn Arsenal a 1-0 win over Huddersfield Town in a scrappy Premier League game on Saturday.

Manchester United crush Fulham to end five-game winless run
Manchester United 4 - 1 Fulham

Manchester United crush Fulham to end five-game winless run

Manchester United earned their first Premier League win in five games with a comfortable 4-1 victory over bottom side Fulham at Old Trafford.

Mohamed Salah grabs hat trick as Liverpool go top with win at Bournemouth
Bournemouth 0 - 4 Liverpool

Mohamed Salah grabs hat trick as Liverpool go top with win at Bournemouth

Mohamed Salah scored a hat trick as Liverpool eased to a 4-0 win at Bournemouth and returned to the top of the Premier League ahead of Manchester City's trip to Chelsea on Saturday evening.

Tottenham recover from derby disappointment to beat struggling Southampton
Tottenham 3 - 1 Southampton

Tottenham recover from derby disappointment to beat struggling Southampton

Tottenham Hotspur bounced back in emphatic fashion from their derby defeat by Arsenal at the weekend with a comfortable and efficient 3-1 win over Southampton in the Premier League on Wednesday.

Jesse Lingard ensures Manchester United salvage draw with Arsenal
Manchester United 2 - 2 Arsenal

Jesse Lingard ensures Manchester United salvage draw with Arsenal

Manchester United and Arsenal played to a 2-2 draw on Wednesday night that saw both sides miss on several chances take the victory.

Liverpool rally to beat Burnley for best start in club's 126-year history
Burnley 1 - 3 Liverpool

Liverpool rally to beat Burnley for best start in club's 126-year history

Liverpool rallied from a goal down to beat Burnley 3-1 at Turf Moor on Wednesday to keep pace with Premier League leaders Manchester City.

Wolves stun Chelsea as Diogo Jota scores first Premier League goal
Wolverhampton Wanderers 2 - 1 Chelsea

Wolves stun Chelsea as Diogo Jota scores first Premier League goal

Diogo Jota scored his first Premier League goal as Wolverhampton Wanderers came from behind to stun title hopefuls Chelsea 2-1 at Molineux on Wednesday.

Riyad Mahrez magic helps Manchester City hang on for win against Watford
Watford 1 - 2 Manchester City

Riyad Mahrez magic helps Manchester City hang on for win against Watford

Manchester City extended their lead at the top of the Premier League to five points with a hard-fought 2-1 win at Watford thanks to the magic of Riyad Mahrez on Tuesday.

Liverpool face Wolves, Chelsea play Nottingham Forest
FA Cup third-round draw

Liverpool face Wolves, Chelsea play Nottingham Forest

Liverpool were drawn away to Wolverhampton Wanderers in one of two all-English Premier League matchups in the draw for the third round of the FA Cup on Monday.

Divock Origi grabs late Liverpool winner against Everton after Jordan Pickford howler
Liverpool 1 - 0 Everton

Divock Origi grabs late Liverpool winner against Everton after Jordan Pickford howler

Liverpool snatched a dramatic late win against Merseyside rivals thanks to a bizarre 96th minute goal from forgotten man Divock Origi.

Arsenal beat Tottenham in thrilling derby as Aubameyang strikes twice
Arsenal 4 - 2 Tottenham

Arsenal beat Tottenham in thrilling derby as Aubameyang strikes twice

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice as Arsenal came from behind to beat Tottenham 4-2 in a thrilling North London derby at the Emirates.

Chelsea weather Fulham storm to win West London Derby
Chelsea 2 - 0 Fulham

Chelsea weather Fulham storm to win West London Derby

Goals from Pedro and Ruben Loftus-Cheek at either end of the match were enough to see Chelsea past Fulham in a 2-0 win in the West London Derby.

Manchester United rescue draw at Southampton after early scare
Southampton 2 - 2 Manchester United

Manchester United rescue draw at Southampton after early scare

Manchester United came from behind to draw 2-2 at Southampton, but their winless run in the Premier League stretches to three games.

Man City go five clear with win over Bournemouth
Man City 3 - 1 Bournemouth

Man City go five clear with win over Bournemouth

Relentless Manchester City made it six Premier League wins in a row with a 3-1 victory over Bournemouth on Saturday, moving them five points clear of second-placed Liverpool at the top of the table.

Leicester City beat Southampton on penalties to reach Carabao Cup quarters
Leicester City 0 - 0 (6-5 a.p.) Southampton

Leicester City beat Southampton on penalties to reach Carabao Cup quarters

Leicester City's Nampalys Mendy fired home the decisive spot kick as they beat Southampton 6-5 on penalties after a 0-0 draw on Tuesday to book a Carabao Cup quarterfinal clash with holders Manchester City.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang strike and bizarre Jefferson Lerma own goal earn Arsenal win
Bournemouth 1 - 2 Arsenal

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang strike and bizarre Jefferson Lerma own goal earn Arsenal win

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's second-half goal earned Arsenal a 2-1 victory at Bournemouth which moved them to within a point of fourth-placed Chelsea.

Tottenham end Chelsea's unbeaten start to season with Wembley thrashing
Tottenham 3 - 1 Chelsea

Tottenham end Chelsea's unbeaten start to season with Wembley thrashing

Tottenham ended Chelsea's unbeaten start to the season after beating them 3-1 at Wembley.

Manchester City stay top after win at West Ham
West Ham 0 - 4 Manchester City

Manchester City stay top after win at West Ham

Premier League champions Manchester City cruised to a comfortable 4-0 win over West Ham United at the London Stadium on Saturday as Pep Guardiola's side remained unbeaten at the top of the table.

Liverpool win at Watford to maintain pressure on Manchester City
Watford 0 - 3 Liverpool

Liverpool win at Watford to maintain pressure on Manchester City

Liverpool maintained pressure on table-topping Manchester City with three second-half goals sealing a comfortable 3-0 victory at Watford on Saturday.

Toothless Manchester United held to home draw by Crystal Palace
Manchester United 0 - 0 Crystal Palace

Toothless Manchester United held to home draw by Crystal Palace

A tepid Manchester United dented their hopes of catching up with the Premier League's top four after failing to spark in a dour 0-0 home draw with 15th-placed Crystal Palace on Saturday.

Manchester City beat Manchester United through David Silva, Sergio Aguero, Ilkay Gundogan goals
Manchester City 3 - 1 Manchester United

Manchester City beat Manchester United through David Silva, Sergio Aguero, Ilkay Gundogan goals

Manchester City took the derby spoils with a 3-1 victory over rivals Manchester United thanks to goals from David Silva, Sergio Aguero and Ilkay Gundogan, with Anthony Martial pulling one back for the visitors.