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Bournemouth 0-0 Tottenham Spurs
Burnley 2-1 Everton
West Ham 1-0 Sunderland
Leicester 3-1 Crystal Palace
Arsenal 0-0 Middlesbrough
Hull City 0-2 Stoke
Swansea 0-0 Watford
Liverpool 2-1 West Bromwich Albion
Manchester City vs Southampton
Chelsea vs Manchester United


With PL leaders - Manchester City - set to play on Sunday, Liverpool moved up joint top of the leaderboard on Saturday evening following a well-deserved 2-1 victory over West Bromwich at Anfield, Arsenal saw their 6 game winning run come to an end against a spirited Middlesbrough side at home but the earned point was enough to move them up top, and Tottenham missed the opportunity to go top of the log – at least on Saturday – as they settled for a goalless against Bournemouth on the road.

Defending Champions – Leicester City – finally got back on track as they ended their 3 games winless run with a 3-1 win over Crystal Palace to extend their unbeaten run at King Power Stadium to 20 PL games, Burnley notched an unlikely 2-1 win over Everton courtesy of Scott Arfield stoppage time winner and Swansea played visiting Watford to a goalless tie.

Elsewhere on Saturday, Xherdan Shaqiri's double gave Stoke a move past a toothless Hull side and a lift out of the relegation places, and Winston Reid’s 94th minute winner for West Ham condemned Sunderland to their worst start to a PL season.

Jose Mourinho's return to his former stomping ground on Super Sunday ended in complete humiliation with Antonio Conte and his Chelsea squad clobbering Manchester United by 4 goals to nothing. In the first game of the day, Manchester City denied a determined Southampton side victory as they fought back from a goal down for a share of the spoils and the top spot.


Manchester City 1-1 Southampton

Manchester City returned to the top of the Premier League despite seeing their winless streak extend to a fifth game as Southampton earned a deserved draw.

The visitors led when John Stones' sloppy pass allowed Nathan Redmond to round Claudio Bravo and slot in.

City improved after being booed off by some home fans at the break, equalising when half-time substitute Kelechi Iheanacho prodded in Leroy Sane's low cross.

Pep Guardiola's side controlled the second half as they searched for a winner, but Saints keeper Fraser Forster produced splendid saves to deny Ilkay Gundogan and David Silva.

Chelsea 4-0 Man United

Jose Mourinho endured a nightmare return to Stamford Bridge as Chelsea beat Manchester United 4-0 on Super Sunday.

It took just 30 seconds for Chelsea to spoil Mourinho's comeback as Pedro pounced on a defensive mix-up to score the fastest Premier League goal of the season so far.

Gary Cahill thumped his second goal of the season on 21 minutes, before Eden Hazard deepened Mourinho's misery with a fine 62nd-minute strike.

N'Golo Kante then completed the rout with Chelsea's fourth on 70 minutes as the visitors capitulated.

The victory, which moved Chelsea into the top four and left United in seventh, fittingly marked the 20th anniversary of former Chelsea vice-chairman Matthew Harding's death.



Bournemouth 0-0 Tottenham Spurs

Tottenham missed the chance to move top of the Premier League - at least for a few hours - as they were held to a goalless draw at Bournemouth.

Bournemouth nearly took a shock early lead when Charlie Daniels' close-range effort following a corner was brilliantly saved by Hugo Lloris, the Spurs keeper reacting to deflect the ball onto the bar with his legs.

Spurs' Erik Lamela then hit the crossbar at the other end, and though the visitors raised their game after the break, the Cherries held firm, with keeper Artur Boruc keeping out Dele Alli and Danny Rose, while Bournemouth substitute Benik Afobe headed just over late on.

Arsenal 0-0 Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough earned a fine point at Arsenal and could have come away with more after a 0-0 draw at the Emirates on Saturday.

Boro had the better of the chances in the first half as Gaston Ramirez twice went close, while Adama Traore was kept out by Petr Cech having gone through one-on-one.

Arsenal went closest through Alexis Sanchez in the first half as Victor Valdes twice kept him out, but the visitors could and perhaps should have come away with three points despite the Gunners' dominance on the ball.

Burnley 2-1 Everton

Scott Arfield's 90th-minute winner gave Burnley their third win of the season in a match dominated by Everton at Turf Moor.

It had looked like Yannick Bolasie's first Everton goal had earned his side a point before Arfield fired home after Johann Berg Gudmundsson's fierce shot rebounded off the crossbar.

Kevin Mirallas nearly gave the visitors an early lead but an error by Everton keeper Maarten Stekelenburg allowed Sam Vokes to poke Burnley in front.

Bolasie stole the ball off team-mate Romelu Lukaku before firing across home keeper Tom Heaton to equalise.

Lukaku was twice close to making it 2-1 to the Toffees but Michael Keane and Heaton both made crucial clearances with the Belgium striker ready to pounce. It is Everton's second league defeat under manager Ronald Koeman.

Hull 0-2 Stoke City

Xherdan Shaqiri scored twice, including a stunning 25-yard strike, as Stoke comfortably won at Hull to move out of the relegation zone.

The Switzerland midfielder cut inside on his left foot and found the top right corner with a sublime finish.

He doubled the lead with a free-kick from the edge of the area just after half-time.

The result sees Mike Phelan's side drop into the bottom three, after a fifth consecutive Premier League defeat.

Leicester 3-1 Crystal Palace

Leicester stretched their unbeaten home run to 20 league games as the Foxes followed up their midweek Champions League win with victory over Crystal Palace.

Record signing Ahmed Musa scored his first goal for the club, while Shinji Okazaki and Christian Fuchs struck after the break - the latter's effort a superb volley - to secure a convincing win.

Yohan Cabaye scored a consolation for the Londoners and Palace pressurised the hosts in the final five minutes as they attempted an unlikely comeback.

But it was too late against a Leicester side who showed something of the form that won them the title last season, even without England striker Jamie Vardy in the starting line-up.

Swansea 0-0 Watford

Bob Bradley's first home game as Swansea City manager ended in a goalless draw as the hosts were held by Watford.

After the two sides played out an insipid first half, Hornets keeper Heurelho Gomes made an excellent sprawling save to deny Mike van der Hoorn from close range.

Swansea poured forward in desperate search of a winner but Watford had a penalty appeal rejected when Valon Behrami fell under a challenge from Kyle Naughton.

Gylfi Sigurdsson then hit the post for the Swans, who are winless in the Premier League since the opening day of the season and stay second from bottom in the table.

West Ham United 1-0 Sunderland

Winston Reid's last-minute goal snatched a dramatic 1-0 victory for West Ham over Sunderland at the London Stadium on Saturday.

It looked as though the Hammers were set for another frustrating result at their new home, with Dimitri Payet going closest to breaking the deadlock when he hit the post in the 27th minute.

Wahbi Khazri missed a brilliant chance for Sunderland early in the second half, and the visitors were denied a point with almost the last kick of the match as Reid fired in from the edge of the box.

Liverpool 2-1 West Bromwich

Jurgen Klopp's team dominated at Anfield and took the lead as Sadio Mane steered in Roberto Firmino's dinked cross.

Philippe Coutinho added a second when he picked up the ball from Mane, cut inside Baggies defender Gareth McAuley and shot into the bottom corner.

A two-goal victory would have taken Liverpool top, but McAuley denied them first place when he smashed in a late goal after the hosts failed to clear a corner.

Nevertheless, the victory extended their unbeaten run to nine games in all competitions to leave them second in the Premier League table, behind leaders Arsenal on goal difference.



Material from bbc.co.uk and skysports were used in this compilation.

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