|PSG win ligue 1 title|
Paris Saint-Germain clinched the Ligue 1 title following second-placed Lyon’s 0-0 draw against Toulouse before Thomas Tuchel’s side went on to trash Monaco 3-1 later in the day thanks to a hat-trick from Kylian Mbappe. PSG have won their eight Ligue 1 title and have won six in their last seven campaigns, Congratulations.
|Wijnaldum scores in Liverpool win|
Liverpool returned back to the top of the Premier League table following their hard-fought 2-0 victory over Cardiff thanks to goals from Georginio Wijnaldum and James Milner. As a result of this, Liverpool now have 88 points, two points above City who have a game in hand while Cardiff are on the verge of relegation with 31 points in 18th position, three points below Brighton.
The Reds now have 88 points this season, their best ever in a Premier League campaign.
Cardiff have lost for the 10th time at home this season.
Liverpool have won nine consecutive games in all competitions, their best since April 2014 during the time of Brendan Rodgers.
Mohamed Salah has won five penalties in the Premier League this season, only Wilfried Zaha has more.
|Wilfried Zaha dealt with Arsenal|
Defensive woes rule Arsenal’s 2-3 loss to Crystal Palace at the Emirates. Roy Hodgson’s side dealt massively with Arsenal’s lacklustre display as Christian Benteke, Wilfried Zaha and McArthur all scored for Palace despite Mesut Ozil and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scoring wonderful goals for the Gunners. Arsenal are still in 4th position with 66 points, one point below Tottenham who are 3rd while Crystal Palace are 12th with 42 points.
This is the first time since 1979/80 that Palace will avoid defeat against Arsenal in their two League meetings in a single campaign.
This is Arsenal’s first home defeat in the London derby since 0-1 loss to Chelsea in January 2016.
Benteke has made his 200 Premier League appearances and has scored 70 goals in the process.
Zaha now has eight Premier League away goals this season, only Jamie Vardy and Harry Kane have more with 10 and 11 respectively.
|Everton thrash Manchester United|
Everton thrash Manchester United 4-0 thanks to goals from Richarlison, Gylfi Sigurdsson, Lucas Digne and Theo Walcott. That was United’s worst performance in a number of years and they will have to redeem themselves when they go head-to-head against Manchester City this Wednesday. United are 6th with 64 points, two points below 4th Arsenal while Everton have 49 points in 7th position.
Everton won with this big margin against United for the first time since 1984 when they beat them 5-0.
This is United’s biggest defeat in the Premier League since their 0-4 loss to Chelsea in October 2016. United have also lost their fifth consecutive away games in all competitions.
United have conceded a total of 48 goals this season, their highest tally since 1978/79.
This is the first time since December 1998 that United will go 11 games in all competitions without a clean sheet.
Results in full…
Everton 4-0 Manchester United
Arsenal 2-3 Crystal Palace
Cardiff City 0-2 Liverpool
Levante 2-2 RCD Espanyol
Getafe 3-0 Sevilla
Real Madrid 3-0 Athletic Bilbao
Villarreal 2-1 Leganes
Real Betis 1-2 Valencia
Freiburg 0-4 Borussia Dortmund
Hertha BSC 0-0 Hannover 96
Nantes 3-2 Amiens
Toulouse 0-0 Lille
Reims 0-2 Saint-Etienne
Paris Saint-Germain 3-1 Monaco
Matches continue today with the following fixtures…
Chelsea Vs Burnley 8:00pm
Napoli Vs Atalanta 6:00pm
Wolfsburg Vs Eintracht Frankfurt 7:30pm
All time is in GMT+1…