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Manchester United capitalized on Alexandre Jankewitz two minutes sending off to demolish Southampton Old Trafford. The Red Devils defeated  the Saints 9:0 with the Saints also conceding a late penalty after Jan Bednarek was adjudged to have floored Martial in the box, Bednarek was subsequently sent off. 

Chelsea won the London derby match against Tottenham to move to sixth on the table , Jorginho scored the only goal of the game from the spot after Eric Dier clumsy challenge brought down Timo Werner in the box. The loss to Chelsea was Jose Mourinho side third consecutive loss in the Premier League 

Defending champion Liverpool were defeated at home by Brighton to further dent their hope of retaining the league title. After 68 league matches without a loss at Anfield , Liverpool have now lost two consecutive home league matches 

Arsenal saw their eight game unbeaten run in the Premier League come to an end at Wolverhampton, David Luiz conceded a penalty and was sent off at the stroke of halftime, Arsenal ended the match with 9-man after keeper, Bernd Leno was also sent off in the second half 

League leader Manchester City defeated Burnley away at Turf Moor to maintain their three points lead at the top with a game in hand 

Sheffield United defeated fellow bottom-side West Brom to keep their hope of Premier League survival alive

Everton, Leicester, West Ham all secured away wins

Premier League results for week 22

Premier League table after week 22

Below is my Premier League team of the week

Goalkeeper- Robin Olsen(Everton)

Robin Olsen(GK) With Jordan Pickford ruled out through injury, The Swede was handed another chance to start for Everton and he put in his best performance since joining the Toffees, his incredible display against Leeds helped Everton secure all three points at Elland Road. He made 3 vital saves in a matter of seconds in the 61 minutes of the game to help prevent Leeds equalizer. He made a total number of 6 saves in the game and 1 high claim.

 Defenders- Aaron Wan-bissaka (Manchester United), Ben Godfey(Everton) Chris Basham(Sheffield United), Luke Shaw ( Manchester United)

Aaron Wan-Bissaka(RB) -The fullback scored the opening goal of the game from a Luke shaw assist. He completed 2 successful tackles, making 3 interceptions and 3 recoveries. 

Ben Godfrey (CB) - The young English defender put in a man of the match display against Leeds United. He made 7 clearances winning and 1 successful tackle. The former Norwich defender made 2 interceptions and 4 recoveries. 

Chris Basham (CB) - The English defender put in a solid performance to help Sheffield United secure a vital 3 points in their battle for league survival. The defender assisted Jayden equalizer after West Brom had gone ahead. He created 3 chances for his team mates and won 11 duels. He also completed 2 successful tackles, 2 successful dribbles, 5 clearances, 2 interceptions and 8 recoveries.

Luke Shaw (LB) - The English defender had a good game against Southampton. He created 7 chances despite playing the first half of the game. He played 5 key passes and made 8 recoveries. The fullback assisted United’s first and fourth goals before going off during halftime.

Midfielders- Tomas Soucek (West Ham), James Maddison (Leicester City), Bruno Fernándes (Manchester United)

Tomás Soucek (CM) - The Czech midfielder put in a good performance in West Ham away win at Villa Park. He scored the opening goal of the match from Said Benrahma wonderful pass. The former Slavia Prague man won the most duel (15) in the game and made 4 headed clearances. The midfielder completed 2 successful tackles and 2 successful dribbles, he also made 1 interception and 10 recoveries. 

James Maddison(CM) - The English midfielder put in a good performance against Fulham to help Leicester City secure all three points. The midfielder created 6 chances for his team mates and play 5 key passes. He assisted both Leicester goals

Bruno Fernándes(CAM) - The Portuguese put in a man of the match performance against 9-man Southampton. He scored from spot after Martial was deemed to have been fouled in the box. The midfielder also registered 2 assists in the one-sided game.

Attackers- Pedro Neto(Wolverhampton Wanderers), Anthony Martial (Manchester United), Jesse Lingard (West Ham)

Pedro Neto(RW) - The young Portuguese put in a man of the match performance against Arsenal, he created 3 chances for his team mates. The attacker completed 5 of his 6 attempted dribbles and made 4 recoveries. The assisted Joao Mourinho for the winning goal of the match. 

Anthony Martial (ST) - The French forward replaced Édinson Cavani  after half time and put in a solid performance . He scored twice and won United's a penalty. 

Jesse Lingard(LW)- The on-loan attacker from Manchester united, scored a brace on his league debut for West Ham away at Aston Villa. He has scored more goals(1) than he did for United in 9 league starts last season. The forward created 2 chances for his team mates, complete 2 dribbles, and made 3 recoveries

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