Arsenal suffered a bitter defeat in their own backyard, which has affected the Gunners’ title-winning ambitions this season. Liverpool held the current league leaders Chelsea at Anfield.
AFC BOURNEMOUTH 0, CRYSTAL PALACE 2
Scott Dann and Christian Benteke fired three points to Sam Allardyce’s Crystal Palace with a victory at Bournemouth.
ARSENAL 1, WATFORD 2
Poor Arsenal, with Arsène Wenger being in the stands, suffered a narrow but very bitter defeat to Watford FC at the Ashburton Grove, which is a major setback for Arsenal’s title-hunting ambitions.
BURNLEY 1, LEICESTER CITY 0
Wales international Sam Vokes’ late goal defeated the defending English champions Leicester City at the Turf Moor.
MIDDLESBROUGH 1, WEST BROMWICH ALBION 1
Alvaro Negredo’s goal from the penalty spot denied Tony Pulis and his West Bromwich Albion three points at the Riverside Stadium.
SUNDERLAND 0, TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 0
This match between David Moyes’ Sunderland and Mauricio Pochettino’s Tottenham Hotspur at the Stadium of Light ended in a goalless draw.
SWANSEA CITY 2, SOUTHAMPTON 1
Paul Clement’s Swansea City grabbed important three points in their chase to avoid relegation with a win over Southampton at Liberty Stadium.
LIVERPOOL 1, CHELSEA 1
Antonio Conte’s Chelsea held by Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool after goals from David Luiz and Georginio Wijnaldum at Anfield.
WEST HAM UNITED 0, MANCHESTER CITY 4
Recentley signed Brazilian youngster Gabriel Jesus shined against West Ham United at London Stadium, with his first goal for Manchester City and an assist for Kevin De Bruyne’s opening goal.
MANCHESTER UNITED 0, HULL CITY 0
This match between José Mourinho’s Manchester United and Marco Silva’s Hull City at Old Trafford ended in a goalless draw.
STOKE CITY 1, EVERTON 1
Ryan Shawcross’ own goal for Ronald Koeman’s Everton costed Mark Hughes’ Stoke City three points.