Saturday 01 December 2012

Saturday review: Michu adds to Arsenal woes

Follow the six Barclays Premier League matches including QPR v Aston Villa

  • Michu, right, scored twice for Swansea as they shocked Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium

  • Everton's Marouane Fellaini bundles in the ball to open the scoring against City

  • Liverpool's Daniel Agger heads in to give his side the lead against Southampton

  • West Ham's Modibo Maiga scores their third goal against Chelsea

  • Tottenham's Jermain Defoe scores the first of his two goals against Fulham

  • Dean Whitehead, centre, scored the only goal as Stoke edged past West Brom

Barclays Premier League champions Manchester City moved to top of the table, if only for a couple of hours, after Carlos Tevez earned them a 1-1 draw at home to Everton, although Manchester United opened up a three-point lead by winning 4-3 at Reading in the late game.

European champions Chelsea remain in third spot with 26 points after West Bromwich Albion wasted the chance to move above them when they were beaten 1-0 at home by Stoke City.

Tottenham Hotspur moved above West Brom on goal difference into fourth place following a 3-0 victory at Fulham in which Jermain Defoe scored twice.

Arsenal slipped to 10th after a 2-0 home defeat by Michael Laudrup's Swansea City for whom Michu scored two late goals to take his league tally for the season to 11.

Liverpool were 1-0 winners at home to Southampton and bottom club Queens Park Rangers drew 1-1 at home to Aston Villa as their search for a first league win of the season continues under new manager Harry Redknapp.

Stoke City continued their good run against West Bromwich Albion with a 1-0 victory at The Hawthorns, Dean Whitehad scoring the only goal.

You can catch up on all the matches on's Matchday Live. With Matchday Live can you get minute-by-minute updates on each match with detailed statistics and the best photos. Click on the links below.

Arsenal 0-2 Swansea City | #ARSSWA | Matchday Live >>

Fulham 0-3 Tottenham Hotspur | #FULTOT | Matchday Live >>

Liverpool 1-0 Southampton | #LIVSOU | Matchday live >>

Manchester City 1-1 Everton | #MCIEVE | Matchday Live >>

Queens Park Rangers 1-1 Aston Villa | #QPRAVL | Matchday Live >>

West Bromwich Albion 0-1 Stoke City | #WBASTK | Matchday Live >>

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Key Points

  • Barclays Premier League champions Manchester City held 1-1 at home by Everton
  • Arsenal slip to tenth after suffering shock 2-0 home defeat by Swansea
  • Matchday Live offers details of the matches, with reports, reaction, statistics and the best photos