Tottenham Hotspur managed to keep up the lead within the Premier League on Sunday because of a 0-0 draw within the prime match towards Chelsea. Arsenal misplaced 1-2 at residence towards Wolverhampton Wanderers and Manchester United turned a 2-0 deficit towards Southampton right into a 2-3 victory.
Heavy conflict between Luiz and Jiménez
Steven Bergwijn was within the base at Tottenham and was near the opening purpose towards Chelsea within the ninth minute. The Orange-international, who was changed within the ultimate part, shot simply over from the sting of the sixteen-meter space.
Shortly afterwards, Timo Werner discovered the online on behalf of the house workforce from the within of the put up, however his purpose was disallowed for offside. Within the the rest of the primary half, each groups posed hardly any hazard.
After the break, one of the best probabilities have been for Chelsea. An extended shot by Hakim Ziyech, who performed till the 83rd minute, went simply huge and an try by Mason Mount was stopped by Hugo Lloris. In damage time, Olivier Giroud virtually took benefit of a mistake within the protection of the ‘Spurs’, however no extra objectives have been scored.
Because of the draw, Tottenham is rather like Liverpool, which didn’t get additional than 1-1 at Brighton & Hove Albion on Saturday, on 21 factors. The Londoners are main because of a greater purpose distinction. Chelsea is third on two factors from the entrance runners.
Arsenal suffered their fifth defeat of the season towards Wolverhampton Wanderers. (Picture: Professional Photographs)
On the Emirates Stadium, play was halted for a very long time early within the recreation after a brutal conflict between Arsenal defender David Luiz and Raúl Jiménez of Wolverhampton Wanderers. Luiz was finally in a position to proceed, however Jiménez was carried off the sphere by stretcher.
Arsenal fell behind after half an hour by a purpose from Pedro Neto, who used the rebound after a header on the crossbar by Leander Dendoncker. Three minutes later, Gabriel tied the rating once more by hitting a header from a Willian cross.
Simply earlier than half time Wolverhampton took the lead once more. Daniel Podence labored the ball in after Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno was unable to deal with a protracted shot from Neto. Within the second half, ‘The Gunners’ failed to tug out one other draw.
Arsenal already suffered their fifth league defeat of the season and are in a disappointing fourteenth place. Wolverhampton takes sixth place.
Edinson Cavani led Manchester United to victory with two objectives. (Picture: Professional Photographs)