Arsenal secured a 2-0 victory over Brighton on Sunday, toppling Liverpool from the Premier League summit as Jurgen Klopp’s side geared up for a crucial clash against struggling Manchester United.Thank you for reading this post, don't forget to subscribe!
Aston Villa, riding high from pivotal wins against Manchester City and Arsenal, staged a comeback to beat Brentford 2-1, while West Ham dominated with a 3-0 win against Wolves.
Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal dominated at the Emirates, breaking through in the 53rd minute when Brighton’s Jan Paul van Hecke’s clearance fell to Gabriel Jesus, who headed into an empty net. Kai Havertz sealed the win in the closing minutes.
Villa, led by Unai Emery, overcame a Keane Lewis-Potter goal, with Ben Mee’s red card and goals from Alex Moreno and Ollie Watkins securing a 2-1 victory against Brentford.
West Ham rebounded from a 5-0 defeat with a 3-0 triumph over Wolves, featuring two goals from Mohammed Kudus and assists by Lucas Paqueta.
In Saturday’s action, Manchester City squandered a 2-0 lead to draw 2-2 with Crystal Palace before heading to the Club World Cup. Liverpool has the opportunity to go six points clear of City if they beat struggling United.
The article also highlighted an unfortunate incident at Bournemouth, where Luton captain Tom Lockyer suffered a cardiac arrest, leading to the game being abandoned. Lockyer is responsive but undergoing tests and scans.