Premier League: Chelsea fail to ease pressure on Frank Lampard after draw against Villa; Leicester and Palace share spoils
Chelsea failed to ease the mounting pressure on manager Frank Lampard as Aston Villa came from behind to earn a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge on Monday, as a coronavirus outbreak at Manchester City caused their clash at Everton to be postponed.
Premier League: United, City share spoils after Manchester derby ends in dull goalless draw; Everton edge past Chelsea
A draw leaves United still one point above City but the Red Devils are now eighth with Pep Guardiola's men ninth.
Premier League: Manchester United 'need to be aware' of Jack Grealish's talent, says manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Grealish, 24, scored a sensational goal in the 2-2 draw at Old Trafford in December and British media have strongly linked the English midfielder with a move to Old Trafford.
Premier League: Olivier Giroud, Christian Pulisic score in Chelsea win; Newcastle ease past 10-man Sheffield United
The result left Chelsea fourth on 51 points from 30 games, five ahead of fifth-placed Manchester United, while Villa’s hopes of avoiding the drop were dented as they stayed second-bottom on 26 points, one point adrift of the safety zone.
League Cup: Manchester City ride on Sergio Aguero, Rodri's goals to lift trophy for third consecutive season
Manchester City became the first side to win the competition three seasons in a row since Liverpool claimed four straight titles from 1981 to 1984.
Aguero scored three goals, and had an assist for Riyad Mahrez, who scored two in a game for the first time in 16 months
League Cup: Aston Villa defender Ezri Konsa's 'farcical' moment sees Leicester rescue semi-final first-leg draw
Leicester, second in the league and the big pre-match favourites to win their semi-final, had 21 shots to Villa's three but struggled for fluidity in front of the visitors' stacked defensive line
Premier League: Conor Hourihane, Anwar El Ghazi spoil Steve Bruce's return as Aston Villa thump Newcastle United
Ireland midfielder Hourihane put Villa ahead in the 32nd minute, tapping a dead ball to Jack Grealish and then unleashing a thumping shot which flummoxed goalkeeper Martin Dubravka.
Premier League: Liverpool survive Chelsea onslaught to extend perfect record; 10-man Arsenal fight back to beat Aston Villa
Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool side extended their perfect start to the title race as they became the first club to win their opening six games in consecutive top-flight seasons
Premier League: Wesley, Anwar El Ghazi strike to give newly-promoted Aston Villa first points against Everton
Aston Villa collected their first points after defeat at Tottenham Hotspur on the opening weekend and last week’s home loss to Bournemouth.
Premier League: Aston Villa continue signing spree, sign defender Bjorn Engels from French club Stade Reims
Aston Villa have continued their spending spree ahead of their return to the top-flight of English football, signing defender Bjorn Engels from Stade Reims
Premier League: Newly-promoted Aston Villa sign playoff hero Anwar El Ghazi on permanent deal from Lille
El Ghazi starred in the Championship play-off final win against Derby last month, scoring the opening goal in the 2-1 victory that clinched Villa's return to the Premier League
Aston Villa secure promotion to Premier League after beating Derby County in Championship playoff final
An Aston Villa side managed by one lifelong fan in Dean Smith and captained by another in Jack Grealish ended their three-year exile from the Premier League with a win over Derby County in the Championship playoff final.
EFL Championship: Leeds United striker Patrick Bamford handed two-match ban for 'deception of match official'
Patrick Bamford will miss Sunday's clash at Ipswich and the first leg of the Championship play-off semi-final as fallen giants Leeds look to return to the Premier League.
Ligue 1: Paris Saint-Germain get back to winning ways with comfortable victory over managerless Lille
Runaway leaders Paris Saint-Germain shook off the absence of the suspended Neymar on Saturday to end their recent wobble with a 3-1 win over managerless Lille in Ligue 1.
Marcelo Bielsa inflicted a punishing blow on Claudio Ranieri in the battle of big-name coaches as Lille opened their Ligue 1 campaign with a 3-0 win over Nantes on Sunday.