« BackChelsea Remain 6 Points Clear At The Top Of The Premier League

Chelsea have moved six-point clear at the top of the Premier League.

chelsea crest

A first goal of the season from Cesc Fabregas gave Antonio Conte’s side a 1-nil victory away to Sunderland.

=

Liverpool are back to winning ways – Adam Lallana struck twice and set up the other for Divock Origi in a 3-nil win at Middlesbrough.

Manchester City picked up a crucial three points and a rare clean sheet with a 2-nil defeat of Watford.

==

Christian Eriksen struck twice as Tottenham beat Hull 3-nil to hold on to fifth position.

==

Zlatan Ibrahimovic struck late on for Manchester United to give Jose Mourinho’s side a 2-1 win at Crystal Palace.

==

Mark Noble missed a penalty, but scored from a rebound to give West Ham a 1-nil win at home to Burnley.

==

Stoke were reduced to ten men midway through the first half of their meeting with Southampton but held on for a 0-0 draw.

==

And West Brom are seventh after a Salomon Rondon hat-trick of headers gave them a 3-1 win at home to Swansea.

====

Newcastle have reclaimed top spot in the Championship with a 2-nil win at Wigan.

Derby are back into the playoff spots following a 1-nil win away to QPR.

Nottingham Forest and Preston drew one-apiece.

===

Meanwhile, Birmingham have appointed former West Ham and Watford boss Gianfranco Zola as their new manager.

Gary Rowett was only sacked yesterday.