A new day of Premier League and the pursuers are on his heels Liverpool for the leadership. Among the highlights of the seventeenth day (still owed by the party of Southampton–Liverpool), you can name the victory of Manchester United that made him equal in points to those of Anfield, in addition Tottenham also won, like this afternoon the Leicester and the Manchester United, who are approaching the top, in a vibrant championship.
At the beginning of the day and coinciding with the beginning of the year 2021, Manchester United defeated Aston Villa 2-1 with goals from Martial and Bruno Fernández, in this way they positioned themselves at the top along with Liverpool with 33 units. Tottenham won a great 3-0 win over Leeds United and finished with 29 points, in 4th place. For their part, on Sunday City and Leicester (against Chelsea and Newcastle) managed to triumph, who finished 5th and 3rd with 29 and 32 points respectively.
Guardiola’s men achieved a great victory today against Chelsea as visitors 3-1 with goals from Gundogan, Foden and De Bruyne (discounted Hudson Odoi) and were temporarily positioned in the Europa League (5th). For their part, Leicester City won an important match against Newcastle on the road 2-1 with goals from Maddison and Tielemans (discounted Carroll).
Liverpool will play an important commitment tomorrow against Southampton as a visitor from 17:00 (Argentina) in search of ensuring their first place in the table. The match between Burnley and Fulham due to coronavirus cases was suspended without a date for the moment. Among other interesting matches to date, Arsenal won a good match by a landslide (4-0) against West Bromwich under heavy sleet, in which it means a recovery from its bad moment (it was 11th).
Full day and scorers:
Friday: Everton 0-West Ham 1 Soucek (86), Manchester United 2 Martial (40), Fernandes (61 penal)-Aston Villa 1 B. Traoré (58). Saturday: Tottenham 3 Kane (29 penalties), Son Heung-min (43), Alderweireld (50) -Leeds 0. Crystal Palace 2 Schlupp (4), Eze (45 + 6) -Sheffield United 0. Brighton 3 Connolly (13) , Maupay (46th penalty), Dunk (70) -Wolverhampton 3 Saiss (19), Burn (34 against), Neves (44th penalty). West Bromwich 0-Arsenal 4 Tierney (23), Saka (28), Lacazette (60, 64). Sunday: Newcastle 1 Carroll (82)-Leicester 2 Maddison (55), Tielemans (72). Chelsea 1 Hudson-Odoi (90+2)-Manchester City 3 Gündogan (18), Foden (20), De Bruyne (34). Monday: Southampton- Liverpool (17 hs.). Discontinued: Burnley-Fulham.