Newcastle United were held to 1-1 draw by Watford at St. James Park on Saturday while Norwich finally ended their losing streak after securing 2-1 victory over Everton at Carrow Road.
Chelsea suffered their third league defeat after losing 1-0 to Manchester City at Etihad Stadium. The Cityzens dorminated both the first and second half, Kevin De Bryune created difference with a powerful strike in the 70th minute assisted João Cancelo. De Bryune's goal was enough to send Manchester City to 56 points.
Aston Villa came from behind and secured a draw with Manchester United after a late debut goal from Philippe Coutinho. The Red Devils took the lead with only six minutes of play when Bruno Fernandes scored a super goal assisted by Alex Telles before he made it 2-0 in the 67th minute.
Two Epl matches were played on Sunday after Tottenham Hotspurs and Arsenal's clash being postponed due to COVID-19 cases.
Liverpool secured a 3-0 victory over Brentford at Anfield Road Stadium. Fabinho gave Liverpool lead in the 44th minute when netted a fantastic goal assisted by Trent Alexander Arnold. Oxlade-Chamberlain and Takumi Minamino scored the second and third goals respectively. The victory drove Liverpool to the second place displacing Chelsea.
West Ham United suffered a 2-3 home defeat in the hands of Marcelo Bielsa's Leeds United. Jack Harrison secured a hat trick for Leeds United while Jarrod Bowen and Pablo Fornals netted for The Hammers.
Manchester City are leading the table in the English Premier League with 56 points and are 11 points clear off Liverpool in second position, and 13 points ahead of 3rd-place Chelsea.
Nobody has matched Liverpool's forward Mohamed Salah number of premier league goals (16) this season despite going to represent Egypt for Africa Cap of Nations.
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