Weekend Football Review
Premier League MW 26
Fulham 0 vs. 3 Man United
United romped to another win continuing to be unbeaten as Pogba scored either side of a Martial goal to seal the three points. Fulham are still 7 points off of safety and United climb up to 4th 1 point ahead of Arsenal and Chelsea and 9 behind Spurs who are 3rd.
Crystal Palace 1 vs. 1 West Ham
Noble scored a first half penalty but Zaha equalised in the second half to seal a point for each side in this derby. Palace move up one place into 13th while West Ham move up two placed into 10th.
Huddersfield 1 vs. 2 Arsenal
Arsenal scored two first half goals via Iwobi and Lacazette and just managed to seal the points after Kolasinac scored an own goal in the 93rd minute. Arsenal were not great but managed to get the job done as they moved into 5th 1 point behind United and higher than Chelsea on goal difference after their thrashing at the hands of City. Huddersfield remain bottom of the table 13 points off of safety.
Liverpool 3 vs. 0 Bournemouth
Mane and Wijnaldum scored in the first half while Salah added a third at the start of the second as Liverpool continued to keep pace with City in the title race. Liverpool remain 2nd with City having a game in hand and being 5 points ahead of Spurs in 3rd. Bournemouth drop to 11th with the loss.
Southampton 1 vs. 2 Cardiff City
Bamba scored in the 69th minute to give Cardiff the lead but Stephens popped up in the 91st minute to equalise for Southampton. Cardiff did not give in and Zohore scored in the 93rd minute to seal the three points for the Welsh side in a highly important game. Southampton drop into 18th with the loss while Cardiff move into 16th with the win. Only 3 points separate 13th and 18th at the moment.
Watford 1 vs. 0 Everton
Gray scored in the 65th minute while Zouma was sent off for a second yellow in the 95th minute as Deeney and co got one over their ex manager in Silva. The teams remain 8th and 9th but the gap between Watford and Everton increases to 4 points.
Brighton 1 vs. 3 Burnley
Wood scored in the 26th minute to give Burnley the lead as they held on to it going into the second half. Wood added his second in the 61st minute while Barnes added a third in the 74th minute. Brighton got a consolation goal via Duffy in the 76th minute but Burnley had sealed the three points. Brighton drop into 14th while Burnley move up into 15th.
Tottenham 3 vs. 1 Leicester
Sanchez scored in the first half for Spurs while Eriksen added a second in the 66th minute. Vardy had missed a penalty for a chance to level the score in the 58th minute while Lloris had made some brilliant saves from the Leicester players. Vardy managed to get one back in the 76th minute but Son sealed the deal in the 91st minute. Tottenham continue their good form and as they stay 3rd 9 points ahead of United and 5 points behind City and Liverpool.
La Liga MW 23
Real got a highly important victory as they beat rivals Atletico 1-3 in a feisty Madrid derby. Sevilla drew with Eibar 2-2, and Barcelona drew with Bilbao 0-0. Barcelona see their lead remain at 6 points although Real move into 2nd with Atletico and Sevilla making up the top four.
Serie A MW 23
Roma beat Chievo 0-3, Napoli drew with Fiorentina 0-0, Inter won away at Parma 0-1, Juventus beat Sassuolo 0-3, and Milan beat Cagliari 3-0. Juventus increase their lead at the top to 11 points with Napoli, Inter and Milan making up the top four.
Bundesliga MW 21
Leverkusen beat Mainz 1-5, Monchengladbach lost to Hertha Berlin 0-3, Leipzig drew with Frankfurt 0-0, Dortmund led Hoffenheim 3-0 at the 70 minute mark but drew the game 3-3, and Bayern beat Schalke 3-1. Dortmund see their lead cut to 5 points with Bayern, Monchengladbach, and Leipzig making up the top four.
Ligue 1 MW 24
Marseille beat Dijon 1-2, PSG beat Bordeaux 1-0, Monaco drew with Montpellier 2-2, Lille beat Guingamp 0-2, and Lyon lost to Nice 1-0. PSG maintain their 10 point lead with 2 games in hand while Lille, Lyon, and Montpellier make up the top four.