LONDON (Sporting Alert) — Arsenal continued its impressive run in the second half of the season, following another victory in the Barclays Premier League on Saturday. The following are the scores and results.
But while, Arsenal defeated Aston Villa 3-0, rivals Chelsea and Tottenham played to a 0-0 draw and fell further behind in the race for third place.
Kieran Gibbs, Theo Walcott and Mikel Arteta were all on target for the Gunners, which now moved 58 points, three more than Tottenham and eight more than Chelsea.
Manchester City went back to the top of the tables, but only on goal difference, following a 1-1 draw at Stoke City, while there were victories for Bolton, which defeat Blackburn 2-1, Wigan, which stunned Liverpool by the same score at Anfield and Norwich, which beat Wolves by the same scoreline.
Everton and Sunderland were also winners on the busy day of competition, while defending champions Manchester United could go back top on Monday with a win over Fulham.
English Barclays Premier League Scores
Chelsea 0 : 0 Tottenham MC
16:00 FT ‘ Arsenal 3 : 0 Aston Villa MC
16:00 FT ‘ Bolton 2 : 1 Blackburn MC
16:00 FT ‘ Liverpool 1 : 2 Wigan MC
16:00 FT ‘ Norwich 2 : 1 Wolves MC
16:00 FT ‘ Sunderland 3 : 1 QPR MC
16:00 FT ‘ Swansea 0 : 2 Everton MC
18:30 FT ‘ Stoke City 1 : 1 Manchester City