Arsenal London narrowly defeated at home, 1-0, Newcastle United squad in a match of the 20th round of the football championship of England, played Saturday night.
“Gunners” scored the only goal in the second half of the meeting, the French international Laurent Koscielny (Min.72).
Thanks to this success, Arsenal has consolidated its leadership of the standings, distancing himself from two points ranked second, Leicester City, held in check in front of their fans by newly promoted AFC Bournemouth (0-0).
Also Saturday, Manchester City was won 2-1 by Watford’s ground, while Manchester United defeated Swansea City squad with the same score in a match at Old Trafford.
Sunderland band with Romanian goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon reserve position again, ordered 3-1 at home by laggard standings, Aston Villa.
Watford – Manchester City 1-2
Scorers: Aleksandar Kolarov 55 – own goal, Yaya Toure respectig 82, 84 Sergio Aguero.
Arsenal – Newcastle United 1-0
Scored: 72 Laurent Koscielny.
Leicester City – AFC Bournemouth 0-0
Penalty missed: Riyad Mahrez (Leicster) 59.
Red card: Simon Francis (Bournemouth) 57.
Manchester United – Swansea City 2-1
Scorers: Anthony Martial 47, Wayne Rooney 77 Gylfi Sigurdsson 70 respectively.
Norwich City – Southampton 1-0
Scored: Alexander Tettey 76.
Red card: Victor Wanyama (Southampton) 73.
Sunderland – Aston Villa 3-1
Scorers: Patrick van Aanholt 30, 72 Jermain Defoe, 90 + 2, respectively Carles Gil 63.
West Bromwich Albion – Stoke City 2-1
Scorers: Stephane Sessegnon 60, Jonny Evans 90 + 2 or 81 Jonathan Walters.
Red card: Geoff Cameron (Stoke) 83.
West Ham United – Liverpool FC 2-0
Scorers: Michail Antonio 10 55 Andy Carroll.
Sunday parties are scheduled Crystal Palace – Everton Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur.
Ranking: 1.Arsenal London – 42 pts, 2.Leicester City – 40 pts, 3.Manchester City – 39 pts, 4.Tottenham – 35 pts, 5.Manchester United – 33 pts etc.