Everton struck three times in the final 11 minutes to climb out of the Premier League relegation zone despite a 10-point deduction as Newcastle were stunned 3-0 at Goodison Park on Thursday.
Egypt captain Mohamed Salah reached 200 goals in English football with a double in second-placed Liverpool’s 3-0 win against Brentford at the weekend.
Gameweek 9 of the Premier League saw Chelsea surprise the Gunners at Stamford Bridge while Spurs went two points clear at the top of the table after their win against Fulham.
Only Arsenal (2003-04) and Juventus (2011-12) have had unbeaten seasons in Europe’s major leagues this century. Liverpool, Manchester City, and Inter have all recently suffered losses, therefore destroying their aspirations of staying undefeated this season.
Europe cannot compete with the English Premier League’s spending and competition within the continent is slowly fading.
Lionel Messi is doubtful for Argentina’s South American World Cup qualifier against Paraguay on Thursday despite “looking good” in training, according to coach Lionel Scaloni.
Scott McTominay’s two stoppage-time goals gave Manchester United a dramatic 2-1 win at home against Brentford, while 10-man Tottenham climbed to the top of the Premier League after a 1-0 victory at Luton on Saturday.
The MoneyMan, Oliver Keohane and Dylan Johnson return with their predictions for this weekend’s round of fixtures.
Manchester City striker Erling Haaland scooped the PFA Players’ Player of the Year award on Tuesday after his stellar first season with the treble winners.
The last round of fixtures put a host of Premier League officials decision’s in the spotlight. Five red cards were issued over the nine games with controversial precedents set.