The English Premier League was in full action this weekend as seven matches took place today.
Chelsea 0-1 Manchester City:
Manchester City cruised to a combining 1-0 against Thomas Tuchel's Chelsea to climb to the second position on the league table. It was an impressive performance from Pep Guardiola's men as they outclassed Chelsea to picked the fourth win of the season with Gabriel Jesus second-half goal making a difference for the citizens.
2. Man United 0-1 Aston Villa:
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's Manchester United side suffered consecutive defeats after losing to Aston Villa today. The Red Devils were the better side of the game but have themselves to blame after squandering a lot of goal scoring chances and even missed a last-minute penalty that could have secured a point for them.
Kortney Hause 88th minute goal was all that separated the two teams as Aston Villa takes massive three points at Old Trafford.
3. Brentford 3-3 Liverpool:
Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool was held by a strong Brentford side today. It was an entertaining game as both teams gave their best but it was the newly promoted Brentford that pulled off a surprising display to snatch a massive point from the Reds.
Liverpool took the lead twice in the game but Brentford equalized to secure a vital draw at home.
Everton 2-0 Norwich City
Leeds United 1-2 West Ham United
Watford 1-1 Newcastle United
Leicester City 2-2 Burnley
Liverpool climbs on top of the table despite failing to take all the three points against Brentford. Chelsea and Manchester United dropped to third and fourth respectively following their losses today.
Records and Statistics:
1. New milestone for Mohamed Salah:
Last weekend, Sadio Mane scored his 100th Liverpool goal in all competitions and today Mohamed Salah responded by creating his own record. Mohamed Salah scored his 100th Premier League goal for Liverpool in today's game against Brentford.
2. Manchester United lose at home for the second game in a row:
Kortney Hause 88th minute winners condemned Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's Manchester United to a back-to-back home defeat for the first time since the Alex Ferguson era.
Manchester United lost to West Ham United at Old Trafford in the midweek EFL Cup and crumbled to another home defeat against Aston Villa in today's clash.
3. Thomas Tuchel's Chelsea set an unwanted record:
Chelsea has reached an all-time low under Thomas Tuchel after they failed to record any shot on target against Manchester City at Stamford Bridge. Thomas Tuchel's Chelsea was outclassed by Manchester City as the blues failed to record a single shot on target for the first time since Thomas Tuchel became Chelsea manager.
4. Bruno Fernandes set an Unwanted Record:
Bruno Fernandes has taken 45 penalties in his career and all were on target until today when he sent his penalty over the bar. This is was the first time his penalty kick failed to hit the target and it cost Manchester United the game.
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