Manchester City’s 0-1 loss to Arsenal at Everton was the latest in a series of setbacks that have left the club unable to close in on the Premier League leaders. It’s not just a matter of the team’s performance, it’s also a matter of the team’s performance in the league. Kane (15th) scored the only goal of the game. Kane’s goal made him Spurs’ all-time top scorer. Manchester City missed a great opportunity to put pressure on Arsenal and remain five points behind the Gunners. The Spurs captain is only the third player to reach this milestone behind Alan Shearer (260 goals) and Wayne Rooney (208 goals).
Arsenal were stunned 1-0 at Everton on Saturday as the Premier League’s top team, boosted by the arrival of Sean Dyche on the bench, struggled to find their feet.
The Gunners, on 50 points, are still five points clear of nearest challengers Manchester City.
It’s not just a matter of the team’s performance, it’s also a matter of the team’s performance,” said Dyche.
It was the first time Everton had scored a goal in their history, with James Tarkowski, who had been Dyche’s faithful lieutenant during his time at Burnley, heading home a corner at the far post (1-0, 60′).
Man Utd confirms, Liverpool sinks
Manchester United’s first game of the season saw them go down to the wire against Crystal Palace. It’s a good thing we’ve got the best of both worlds,” he said. “We’ve got a lot to live up to, but we’re not going to be able to do it without the best of the best,” he added. It was the first time that the home side had scored a goal in a match that had been decided by a penalty from Fernandes (7th) and another from Rashford (62nd), the man in form.
Liverpool’s fourth game without a win in the league was followed by a 3-0 defeat at Wolverhampton. The Reds were held to a 3-0 defeat by Wolverhampton in the first leg of their tie by an own goal from Matip and another from Dawson in the 12th minute, and then came close to breaking the deadlock when Neves scored in the 71st minute. The Reds are now in 10th place in the table, with Salah and Nunez no longer a threat to their opponents’ defences…