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  1. Liverpool beat 10-man Hull 5-1
  2. Aguero scores twice as Man City beat Swansea 3-1
  3. Son double gives Spurs 2-1 win at Middlesbrough
  4. Sunderland squander two-goal lead to lose 3-2 v Palace
  5. Bournemouth inflict first league defeat on Everton
  6. Bottom club Stoke draw 1-1 with West Brom
  7. Man Utd thrash Leicester 4-1 in early game

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By Caroline Chapman and Mike Henson

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Bye for now

Alexis Sanchez
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That is all from this live.

But the pot is still bubbling at the Emirates.

Arsenal lead 2-0 after 40 minutes of enthralling, counter-punching gung-ho football.

You wouldn't want to miss it and you won't with Tom Rostance's live text.

See you there.

Pulis still living the dream

Stoke 1-1 West Brom

West Brom manager Tony Pulis after his side's late goal earned a draw: "I'm pleased because if we had lost I'd have been disappointed. We haven't got the array of talent like they have but the work rate they put in was fantastic.

We've got a fit group who never give up. We had to respond from going a goal down. I was so pleased with the attitude.

On reaching 1000 games as a manager: "It feels a lifetime. I've been a lucky man, coming out of South Wales as a 16 years old, to still be in football now - it's been a dream. 

"What will I do tonight to celebrate? Look at Sunderland v Crystal Palace as we've got Sunderland next."

No rest for the wicked, eh?

Tony Pulis
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'We have a good future'

Swansea 1-3 Manchester City

Swansea City

Swansea City manager Francesco Guidolin said: "We played a very good game and for one hour we were at the same level as Manchester City and they are the best team in the UK.

"In front of us we have a good future. I know my job and after four, five or six defeats it is not easy but I am confident as we have played a good game today."

On the penalty decision that saw his side fall 2-1 behind, Guidolin added: "I'm not a judge. If the referee says this I have to accept it. For me it is not a penalty but that's not important, the important thing is my team played a good game."

Birthday bumps

Liverpool 5-1 Hull

1-5 - Only one manager (Colin Todd) has lost a Premier League game by a bigger margin on their birthday than Mike Phelan did today. Poopers.

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp on spoiling Hull caretaker boss Mike Phelan's 54th birthday: "That was unfortunate, that's not my problem. Who makes the fixtures? the FA - not my problem!"  

'An outstanding performance'

Bournemouth 1-0 Everton


Eddie Howe
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Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe: "To a man, we were absolutely brilliant - as good as we were bad on Tuesday. 

"It was an outstanding performance against a very good team. You need a result like this and a performance like this to really get the belief into the players. In this league, every week is extremely tough but if we can match that performance each week, we'll do well.

"I'm loathe to pick out individuals but Harry Arter was absolutely outstanding, he covered every blade of grass and was hugely impressive. The midfield three [Arter, Jack Wilshere and Andrew Surman] allowed us to control the game.

"Jack's training time has increased, but the ultimate thing is to keep him fit, and if we can do that he'll be a brilliant player for us. Everyone in the team has benefited from having Jack in there."

'Already threatening to disappear out of sight'

Arsenal 2-0 Chelsea

Phil McNulty

BBC Sport chief football writer at Emirates Stadium

Arsenal are rampant here. Too quick, too sharp for a shambolic Chelsea defence.

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte stands arms folded in his technical area as he ponders some way of finding a route back into a game that is already threatening to disappear out of sight.

Arsenal fans, in contrast, are understandably ecstatic.


Arsenal in control

Arsenal 2-0 Chelsea

Theo Walcott
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Chelsea look stunned - they're 2-0 down inside 15 minutes against Arsenal.

Gary Cahill is left red-faced after gifting the ball to Alexis Sanchez, who chips home beautifully for the opener.

And, moments later, some slick build-up play ends up with Theo Walcott tapping home from six-yards out.

Follow the action here.

'The hunger was there until the end'

Liverpool 5-1 Hull


James Milner
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Liverpool captain James Milner: "I thought it was a good display from start to finish. Even with a lead we kept pushing on. We were good without the ball, chasing and winning it back. Lucky enough both my penalties went in. The boys have done well to win them, the impressive thing was the manner of the win because the hunger was there right until the end.

"We'll leave it for others to discuss where this team can go. The more we play together the better we'll get it. There's talent all over the field and we work for each other. The bench was strong today and we have other players in around, lads coming back from injury and youngster pushing . There's quality all over the place. You know if you don't perform there is someone pushing to get your shirt."

'The offer is there but not signed yet'

Liverpool 5-1 Hull

Mike Phelan

Hull caretaker boss Mike Phelan, speaking about taking over permanently as manager:  "Everything is open to debate. i am doing my job like I've always done. We have to look forward to what's ahead but we've had two disappointing results. We have Chelsea to come and then we go into 'our league' and we'll be judged on that. 

"The offer has been there but it hasn't been signed sealed and delivered yet. We had a terrific chat and I'm waiting for that now. I would want it to be sorted out. it'll be done when it's done."

'We lost every battle'

Bournemouth 1-0 Everton


Ronald Koeman

Everton manager Ronald Koeman: "Bournemouth was the better team, the more aggressive team, and that was the problem in the first half.

"You can't win if you play like we did in the first half. We lost every second ball, we lost every battle.

"We showed what we needed to do in the second half, we didn't have big opportunities but we were the more dominant team. But we needed to start [the game] like this. They dropped back, and we took a risk with four strikers on.

"But we know we will not win every game. Bournemouth are really a good team, they will not fight against relegation."

'We need our players to assume responsibility'

Sunderland 2-3 Crystal Palace


David Moyes

A disgruntled Black Cats boss David Moyes: "To be 2-0 up at home and lose is disappointing. I actually thought we were fortunate to be two goals up, but we never gave ourselves the chance to hold on. We just couldn't. 

"For us to not have someone deal with Benteke at the death, for him to have a five yard run and have no challenge, is just incredible. We need our players to assume a level of responsibility, that's it's not all down to me and my staff. 

"We're in a similar situation to where the club's been for the last two or three seasons. To address this, when we go 2-0 up don’t lose headers and challenges. It's simple, just do the basics well and then you won’t concede."

"We should have scored more than two"

Middlesbrough 1-2 Tottenham


Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino: "We fully deserved the result, the most important thing is the victory. Son was fantastic but it was a collective effort.

"The first half was great and we should have scored more than two. We need to learn to be more aggressive and clinical."

Spurs may well need to be more clinical in their next Premier League game. They play Manchester City at home next Sunday.

'There's no chance I'm watching Strictly!'

Stoke 1-1 West Brom

West Bromwich Albion

Baggies boss Tony Pulis on 5 live Sports Report: "That was a deserved point. We conceded a scrappy goal but the reaction of the players was absolutely first-class. In the last 20 minites we really pressed and we got the point we deserved. 

"Salomon Rondon is a good player with all the tools. But we lose him to South America soon on international duty - but we knew that when we signed him so we can't complain. 

"Am I going to watch Match of the Day tonight? Well, it depends what my wife Deb's watching. There's no chance I'm watching Strictly!"

'A brilliant performance'

Liverpool 5-1 Hull

Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp: "I think we should not worry about whether we should have scored more. It was a brilliant amazing first half in all aspects. It was a world-class performance in counter pressing. We didn't give Hull the opportunity to create confidence. It was wonderful to watch. All in all, really good. 

"I was little angry we conceded. It would be nice to have a clean sheet one time in the season! Maybe we will work on this. It was a professional second half from the players. I am not interested in statements now just collecting points.

"Adam Lallana is a wonderful player and a great professional so I don't have to show him to play football. He has the talent and the skills. I don't want to talk about too much one player, but Adam is a good footballer. He's a pressing player because he loves to do it. He does it because he wants which is important for us. If he's running we have to follow him. Hopefully we can do it more often."

'I want to help Aguero improve'

Swansea 1-3 Manchester City

Manchester City

pep Guardiola
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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says: "Today we played very good, but we missed a lot of final passes and that happened a lot of times in the first half.

"You have to win the ball, use the ball and use the counter attack. It is the first time we have been at 1-1 at half-time and we spoke of how we had to be like a team and in the second half we played really well.

"Sergio (Aguero) is quality. His first step, second step in the box is so good and that is why he is one of the best strikers in the world but I want to help him improve his game."

On Kevin de Bruyne, who limped off with what looked to be a hamstring problem, Guardiola added: "I don't know (how he is), I think he is injured, that's why we have to have a big squad as everyone will help us."

'Chelsea haunt Wenger'

Arsenal v Chelsea (17:30 BST)

Steve Wilson

Match of the Day commentator

Arsene Wenger will be only too aware that Chelsea have haunted his big career landmarks.

As Wenger celebrates 20 years at Arsenal (his official starting date was 1 October), he will recall that he lost his 500th Arsenal match 1-0 in 2005, and lost his 1000th game by a thumping 6-0 in 2014 - both to Chelsea.

The Frenchman may also know that his record against his rivals from Stamford Bridge is neatly divided. In his first 27 meetings with Chelsea: W15, D9, L3. But in the next 27 meetings: W5, D5, L17.

Wenger's elephantine memory will no doubt also recall his last competitive meeting with Antonio Conte. It was 2002 and Conte was part of a Juventus side which beat Arsenal in Turin, knocking them out of the Champions League.

'We thought we were the better team'

Sunderland 2-3 Crystal Palace


Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe: "I'm devastated. When you are 2-0 up at home you have to see the game out and win it, simple as that. You can imagine how it is in the dressing room.

"It's hard, because when you play well but don’t get points it's difficult. We created a lot of chances today but when you play well you expect to win. Even a draw today would have made us feel down, because we thought we were the better team. 

"Benteke's goal at the end is something we have worked on in training - we're disappointed."

Gut-punch for Sunderland

Bottom of the table

How big will this result prove for Sunderland in the final reckoning?

Had they managed to hang onto that 2-0 lead over Palace, they would be out of the relegation zone by now.

They didn't though and they are not.

'We think we've got a great side'

Sunderland 2-3 Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace

Delighted Palace manager Alan Pardew: "We played some terrific stuff, and though Joe Ledley made an error his finish to score was typical of the man - he has spirit and character.

"Benteke is always a threat of course, and he had a couple of chances today. With his goal it was a great delivery and a clinical finish. 

"We are confident at the moment and we produced today. Our fans were terrific and this has been a great day for us, because we think we've got a great side and we showed it today."

"The board can just call me"

Swansea 1-3 Man City

Francesco Guidolin

Swansea manager Francesco Guidolin on his own future: "It is not important. I know the world of football and I know my job. I will work hard with my team. I have a good relationship with my players and they were fantastic this afternoon. 

"If the board have anything to say to me it is easy, they can just call me. If we continue to play this way we have a good future in front of us. I know that after five or six defeats it is not easy, but after today I am confident."

Mixed emotions for Hughes

Stoke 1-1 West Brom

Stoke City manager Mark Hughes: "We feel deflated but it was a good performance from us. 

"We're trying to be progressive and we fully deserved the three points, we got one and we have to take it. 

"I was encouraged by the performance and we asked questions of them. It's another point on the board. We didn't do too much wrong. I can't complain about our play, they put everything into it. 

"Points are like gold dust, so we've got something for our efforts."

"Pep makes everyone hungry"

Swansea 1-3 Man City


Manchester City's manager Raheem Sterling on Pep Guardiola: "It is an on-going relationship, we just keep getting better. His team-talks and motivation is very good. He is a manager who demands more every game. He is not overly excited by this. He makes everyone hungry and wanting to keep running for him. 

"Sergio Aguero scores goals and makes goals. For the third goal, I thought to myself as I saw him in the middle that I would take a chance and it came off."

'The way we play is special'

Liverpool 5-1 Hull

Sadio Mane
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Liverpool forward Sadio Mane: "Maybe it's not one of our best games but we scored a lot of goals and won. I am pleased with my time here so far, we're working hard and we will keep working hard. I think the way we play is special. We have a great team."

Top of the table

Premier League table

From gun to tape?

Manchester City's 100% record takes them four points clear of the rest and it may be that the chasing pack never regain that ground.

It is a crowd scene behind the leaders with two points separating the next four teams and Arsenal playing Chelsea in 30 minutes time.

'I knew a chance would come'

Sunderland 2-3 Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace

Christian Benteke
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Christian Benteke, scorer of Palace's last-minute winner: "That is a massive win. We knew it wasn’t going to be easy here but we showed in the second half especially great character. 

"As a striker you have to be patient - I knew a chance would come.

"We wanted to win this game, we are in good shape and hopefully we can keep it going."


Bournemouth 1-0 Everton

Bournemouth beat Everton for the first time in their history! And it brings to an end the Toffees' unbeaten run. 

Harry Arter celebrates


Sunderland 2-3 Crystal Palace

Incredible. Just incredible.

Sunderland go from 2-0 up on 60 minutes to 3-2 down in injury time. 

That's three league wins in a row now for Crystal Palace, and three consecutive league defeats for David Moyes's side. 

Bournemouth 1-0 Everton

Bournemouth's Adam Smith is down, covered in blood, after an accidental elbow from Ashley Williams.  

We're into five minutes of injury time here...

GOAL - Sunderland 2-3 Crystal Palace

Christian Benteke (93 mins)

Oh my word...the look on David Moyes' face says it all. 

Sunderland have gone from 2-0 up to 3-2 down, as Christian Benteke heads home from a corner. 

Christian Benteke of Crystal Palace celebrates
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Middlesbrough 1-2 Tottenham


Swansea 1-3 Man City


Stoke 1-1 West Brom

Stoke boss Mark Hughes looks exasperated. His side were moments away from their first win of the season but it's been snatched away from them by Salomon Rondon's header.


Stoke v West Brom


Liverpool 5-1 Hull

'Stoke look vulnerable at set-pieces'

Stoke 1-1 West Brom

Danny Mills

Ex-Man City defender on Final Score

Some managers decide not to have a man on the post and it's cost Stoke here. Because grappling has been outlawed they look vulnerable at set-pieces. They need to put this rule change out their heads and just go and attack the ball.

'Stoke have blown it'

Stoke 1-1 West Brom

Garth Crooks

Former Spurs striker on Final Score

Explain to me why Stoke don't have a defender on the back post when defending a corner? Put a man there and you can just head that ball away. 

Now defenders can no longer grapple in the area it's even more important to defend at the posts. 

It was about closing the game out - concede nothing and Stoke would have won the game. Now they've blown it.

Five minutes of added time

Middlesbrough 1-2 Tottenham

Tottenham are holding onto the ball and easing out of trouble.

Play is down by the Middlesbrough corner flag and the visitors are in no rush.

Five minutes of added time.

Liverpool 5-1 Hull

Plenty of Liverpool fans heading to the gangways to beat the traffic.

Their side are just playing out the final few minutes.

GOAL - Stoke 1-1 West Brom

Salomon Rondon (91 mins)

We definitely just jinxed Stoke...

Salomon Rondon's bullet header from a corner earns him his third league goal of the season and brings West Brom level.

Maybe Tony Pulis will get something from his 1000th game after all...

Salomon Rondon celebrates