Premier League Results: EPL Week 5


Premier League Results

Premier League Results roundup: EPL Week 5

AFC Bournemouth 2 – 1 Brighton & Hove Albion

Jermain Defoe scored a well-taken winner as Bournemouth came from behind to claim their first Premier League win of the season against Brighton.

SCORERS:
Solly March – 1
Andrew Surman – 1
Jermain Defoe – 1

Crystal Palace 0 – 1 Southampton

Roy Hodgson loses first game in charge as hosts set two unwanted records. As Crystal palace became the first club in top-flight history to lose their opening five games without scoring and Roy Hodgson’s first match as manager ended in defeat by Southampton.

SCORER:
Steven Davis – 1

Huddersfield Town 1 – 1 Leicester City

Huddersfield led through Laurent Depoitre, who scored the opener inside the first minute of the second half on his full debut in the top flight but Jamie Vardy’s second-half penalty earned Leicester City a point against a dominant Huddersfield Town at John Smith’s Stadium.

SCORERS:
Laurent Depoitre – 1
Jamie Vardy – 1

Liverpool 1 – 1 Burnley

Mohamed Salah spares Jurgen Klopp’s blushes after cancelling out Scott Arfield’s opener in a game of missed chances for the hosts.

SCORERS:
Scott Arfield – 1
Mohamed Salah – 1

Newcastle United 2 – 1 Stoke City

Newcastle beat Stoke City to record their third successive Premier League win and climb inside the top four. It was Stoke’s first loss in the league since an opening-day defeat by Everton.

SCORERS:
Christian Atsu – 1
Xherdan Shaqiri – 1
Jamaal Lascelles – 1

Watford 0 – 6 Manchester City

Watford could have topped the Premier League with a win against Pep Guardiola’s side, but they were undone by City’s prolific attack who have now scored 15 goals in three matches. Sergio Aguero scored a hat-trick as Manchester City moved top of the table and handed Watford their heaviest ever top-flight defeat.

SCORERS:

Sergio Aguero – 3
Gabriel Jesus – 1
Nicolas Otamendi – 1
Raheem Sterling – 1

West Bromwich Albion 0 – 0 West Ham United

Both teams were lacking in front of goal, with only a tame Michail Antonio shot and a Hal Robson-Kanu header forcing a save from either keeper.

Gareth Barry made a record-equalling 632nd Premier League appearances Barry now shares the record with Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs.

Tottenham Hotspur 0 – 0 Swansea City

Tottenham were frustrated by a disciplined Swansea as they lost ground on their title rivals and still no Premier League win at Wembley for Spurs.

Chelsea 0 – 0 Arsenal

Arsenal held Chelsea to a goalless draw, it was a much improved performance from Arsenal. Arsenal were expected to be bulldozed by Chelsea, but the game was evenly contested. David luiz saw a straight red card at the tail end of the match due to dangerous tackle.

Manchester United 4 – 0 Everton

Romelu Lukaku scored against his former club as Manchester United thrashed Everton 3 – 0 to move joint-top of the Premier League. Wayne Rooney’s return to Old Trafford ended in a dismal defeat – embossed by three late goals – which sent Everton into the bottom three.

SCORERS:
Antonio Valencia – 1
Henrik Mkhitaryan – 1
Romelu Lukaku – 1
Anthony Martial – 1

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