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English Premier League: Gameweek 11 Roundup

After a controversial Monday night football penalty, it's crowded at the top of the pile with just four points separating the top five clubs.

The weekend, which should have begun on Friday at Villa Park, instead kicked off a day later with a 1-1 draw between Burnley and Everton at Turf Moore after the game between Aston Villa and Newcastle United was postponed due to the pandemic. The blues from Merseyside have seen a slump in form with just one win in their last six games. This means that they have now dropped down to ninth place after what was a fairytale start for Carlo Ancelotti’s men.

Saturday was closed off by wins for both Manchester clubs, with United beating West Ham by three goals to one and City putting two past Fulham. The late kickoff was a dominant Chelsea performance. The Blues came back from 1-0 down to beat Leeds 3-1 at Stamford Bridge — with goals from Olivier Giroud, Kurt Zouma and Christian Pulisic after new signing Hakim Ziyech walked off injured inside thirty minutes with a hamstring problem.

On Super Sunday, the North London Derby was the primary focus as Spurs and Arsenal battled for the bragging rights at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Winger Heung Min Son and England captain Harry Kane linked up twice, resulting in a goal a piece and a 2-0 win for José Mourinho’s side. In the last game of the day, Liverpool took on Wolves in front of 2,000 fans at Anfield. It was the first time that supporters had returned to Merseyside since The Reds had become champions of England; and Jürgen Klopp’s side really put on a show with a dominant 4-0 display. The earlier games saw. Kate Jamie Vardy penalty help Leicester to a 2-1 win at Bramall Lane while Crystal Palace won 5-1 away at West Bromwich Albion.

Danny Ings returned from injury on Monday, as Southampton got a late penalty at the Amex. An early Pascal Groß goal put Brighton in front, however a Verstergaard on the half time mark made it level before VAR was called to the scene in the 81st minute to investigate a Silly March challenge. The penalty was given despite fury from the home fans, and Ings sealed the deal to put the The Saints into fifth position in the league.

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