Liverpool will face Arsenal twice at Anfield in three days next week after Jurgen Klopp's much-changed side hit Lincoln for seven with Takumi Minamino and Curtis Jones both scoring twice.
Manchester City sign Bournemouth defender Nathan Ake on five-year deal after Cherries drop to Championship
Manchester City agreed to a fee of 40 million pounds for Nathan Ake, who signed a five-year deal.
Howe was English league football's second longest-serving manager having begun his second spell at Bournemouth in October 2012 and leading it into the Premier League in 2015.
Premier League: Manchester United, Chelsea seal Champions League spots; Bournemouth, Watford relegated
While Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has overseen a remarkable turnaround for United in the second half of the season to finish in third, Leicester collapsed to throw away the chance of what seemed a certain top-four finish.
Premier League: $250M+ at stake as Aston Villa, Bournemouth and Watford fight to avoid relegation on final day
Norwich has already been relegated after one season back in the top-flight. Two of the Premier League clubs Aston Villa, Bournemouth or Watford on Sunday will join Norwich in dropping down.
Premier League: Aston Villa jump out of relegation zone after beating Arsenal; Manchester City thrash Watford
Aston Villa might be the most confident of the trio after beating Arsenal 1-0 on Tuesday to climb out of the bottom three, where the team from central England has been since 29 February.
Premier League: Harry Kane stars in Tottenham's 3-0 win over Leicester; Southampton hand Bournemouth 2-0 loss
Leicester City's chances of making it to the Champions League and Bournemouth's Premier League survival took a hit after their defeats of 3-0 and 2-0 to Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton respectively.
Premier League: Aston Villa boss Dean Smith says players ready to fight to win remaining two games and stay in top division
Villa appeared on course for a crucial victory at Everton on Thursday but were dealt a massive blow in their quest to remain in the top division when Theo Walcott headed in an 87th-minute equaliser to earn the hosts a 1-1 draw.
Premier League: Eddie Howe believes Bournemouth are 'more than capable' of getting result at Manchester City
Bournemouth remain in dire straights in 18th position, three points behind Watford and West Ham United who are just above the relegation zone.
Bournemouth travel to second-placed Manchester City on Wednesday and finish the campaign against Southampton and Everton.
Leicester City, who host Sheffield United on Thursday, have won just once in six league games since the season’s restart.
Premier League: Chelsea lose 3-0 to Sheffield United; Liverpool's fine home run comes to end with draw against Burnley
Given Chelsea lost at Sheffield United 3-0 on Saturday in a surprisingly one-side match, Liverpool likely wouldn't have been too perturbed.
Premier League: Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho wants access to referees to seek explanation for decisions
Mourinho preferred not to discuss Oliver during his news conference on Friday, but said officials should be forced to speak to managers to explain decisions.
Premier League: Draw against Tottenham gives us confidence of avoiding relegation, says Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe
'We answered that question to the outside world that we’re still here,' said Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe after playing out a draw against Spurs.
Premier League: Manchester United maintain winning streak with victory over Aston Villa; Tottenham held by Bournemouth
United stayed in fifth place but moved to within a point of fourth-place Leicester, whose long stay in the top four could soon be over.
Cook missed relegation-threatened Bournemouth’s 5-2 defeat by Manchester United on Saturday with a hamstring strain.
Premier League: Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United heat up top-four race with convincing victories
Greenwood took his goal tally in all competitions for the senior team to 15 in his breakthrough season at United, while Vardy scored his 100th Premier League goal for Leicester City
Eddie Howe's five-year tenure in the top flight is under threat after one point from their last seven games has left them second from bottom.
Premier League: Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe not looking for future assurances amid relegation threat
Bournemouth slipped to 19th in the 20-team Premier League and while they are just a point from safety they ,face a daunting run of fixtures with Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur, Leicester City and Manchester City due up next.
Premier League: Chelsea, Leicester losses open up Champions League chase; Arsenal register big win over Norwich
Manchester United and Wolverhampton are only two points behind fourth-palced Chelsea with six games remaining of a season