LONDON (Sporting Alert) — Tottenham Hotspurs’ late season struggles continued in the Barclays Premier League on Saturday after they were shocked 1-0 by relegated threatened QPR.
Premier League results on Saturday also saw Blackburn Rovers beating Norwich City 2-0, Newcastle United cruising past Stoke City 3-0 and Fulham coming from behind to beat Wigan 2-1.
Tottenham, which have picked up just five points in its last five outings, were beaten 1-0 by Queens Park Rangers after Adel Taarabt scored what turned out to be the winner in the 24th minute.
Yohan Cabaye scored a brace and Papiss Cisse netted another and Newcastle moved into fourth place and Champions League contention.
Mauro Formica and David Hoilett scored for Blackburn in the win over Norwich, while there were 0-0 draws between Arsenal v Chelsea and Aston Villa v Sunderland.
Bolton and Swansea finished 1-1, while Philippe Senderos scored an 89th minute winner for Fulham to beat Wigan 2-1.
English Barclays Premier League Results and Scores
13:45 FT ‘ Arsenal 0 : 0 Chelsea
16:00 FT ‘ Aston Villa 0 : 0 Sunderland
16:00 FT ‘ Blackburn 2 : 0 Norwich
16:00 FT ‘ Bolton 1 : 1 Swansea
16:00 FT ‘ Fulham 2 : 1 Wigan
16:00 FT ‘ Newcastle 3 : 0 Stoke City
18:30 FT ‘ QPR 1 : 0 Tottenham