Danny Welbeck scored another goal against his former club Manchester United, proving a point. Arsenal defeated Manchester United at Ashburton Grove, ending Manchester United useless, unbeaten run. Liverpool lost points in their own backyard. Tottenham Hotspur suffered perhaps a title-damaging defeat at London Stadium. Read about the outcomes of Matchweek 36 of the 2016/2017 English Premier League.
ARSENAL 2, MANCHESTER UNITED 0
Switzerland international Granit Xhaka and Danny Welbeck shone by scoring a goal each after two brilliant assists by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. Danny Welbeck has now scored against his former club Manchester United in all three matches he started. Arsène Wenger’s Arsenal keep top four desires alive.
LIVERPOOL 0, SOUTHAMPTON 0
Jürgen Klopps’s off-form Liverpool were held by Southampton in a shocking goalless draw their own backyard at Anfield.
MANCHESTER CITY 5, CRYSTAL PALACE 0
Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City did not show any mercy as they crushed Sam Allardyce’s Crystal Palace at City of Manchester Stadium. Even Vincent Kompany and Nicolas Otamendi scored a goal each.
WEST HAM UNITED 1, TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 0
Mauricio Pochettino’s Tottenham Hotspur suffered a shocking title-damaging defeat at London Stadium, giving Chelsea the chance to secure the league-title tonight.
AFC Bournemouth 2 – 2 Stoke City
Burnley 2 – 2 West Bromwich Albion
Hull City 0 – 2 Sunderland
Leicester City 3 – 0 Watford
Swansea City 1 – 0 Everton
Chelsea – Middlesbrough
May 8, 2017 – 21:00 CET