Premier League: Mason Mount helps Chelsea end barren run against Fulham; Leicester go second after beating Southampton
Mason Mount put Chelsea back on track with the late winner that sealed a vital 1-0 victory at 10-man Fulham.
Since the Football League's fourth tier was added in 1958, this was only the second time a top-flight side had lost by three or more goals to opposition from that level in the FA Cup.
Former England international Karen Carney deletes Twitter account after backlash over Leeds comments
A clip of Carney speaking during Leeds' 5-0 win at West Brom on Tuesday was tweeted by Leeds' official Twitter handle along with emojis and the caption "'Promoted because of Covid', Won the league by 10 points".
Leeds United, however, did not delete the tweet that took exception to Karen Carney suggesting the club benefited from a three-month pause in play last season due to the pandemic as it secured promotion back to the top division after a 16-year exile.
Marcelo Bielsa's men now enjoy a nine-point cushion over the drop zone as they moved up to 11th, but needed luck on their side as Burnley were controversially denied an equaliser by an error from the referee.
Leeds approach the busy festive period beginning with Sunday's home game with Burnley in 14th place, seven points above the relegation zone.
Premier League: Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho hopes Harry Kane plays against Wolves despite featuring extensively in League Cup
Spurs face three league games inside a week— they play Fulham on Wednesday and then Leeds United on Saturday week— hoping to keep up the pressure on leaders Liverpool.
Premier League: Tomas Soucek, Angelo Ogbonna on target as West Ham script comeback to topple Leeds United
For all their free-flowing football under Marcelo Bielsa, Leeds have frequently been chaotic at the back on its league return — particularly from free kicks and corners— and Tomas Soucek and Angelo Ogbonna were the latest beneficiaries.
Premier League: Leeds defender Robin Koch to undergo knee surgery after aggravating injury in Chelsea defeat
The 24-year-old initially sustained the injury on his debut in the opening game of the season against Liverpool.
Pep Guardiola's Manchester City have had a patchy start to the season but are now just three points behind leaders Tottenham after a dominant display at the Etihad.
Premier League: Chelsea's Frank Lampard dismisses talk of 'spygate' in build up to clash with Marcelo Bielsa's Leeds
Lampard and Bielsa will face off for the first time since the 2019 play-offs in the second-tier Championship, when Derby, then managed by Lampard, beat Leeds at the end of a turbulent campaign.
Hostilities between the clubs' fans stretch back more than 50 years but it will be the first Premier League meeting between Leeds United, Chelsea for 16 years.
Arsenal have now not scored from open play in five Premier League games and even before being reduced to 10 men, offered precious little going forward.
Premier League: Liverpool set new Anfield record with win over Leicester; 10-man Arsenal hold Leeds United
Liverpool have now set a new club record of 64 unbeaten league games at Anfield.
Roc Nation will work with Leeds on marketing that expands the brand and grows commercial sales, the agency is also working with the club on promoting inclusivity and cultural diversity.
Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta did not reveal if Willian will be dropped for Sunday's Premier League trip to Leeds.
United came into the match at Goodison Park in the miserable position of 15th in the Premier League table and smarting after defeats to Arsenal and Istanbul Basaksehir.
Premier League: Brendan Rodgers jokes he 'got lucky' after Leicester City beat Marcelo Bielsa's Leeds United
Brendan Rodgers' Leicester have made their joint best-ever start to a top-flight campaign, even better than when they won the title in the 2015/16 campaign.
Premier League: Youri Tielemans' brace sees Leicester City crush Leeds United; Fulham beat West Brom to claim first win
Brendan Rodgers' side are just one point behind leaders Liverpool after winning five of their first seven games in a top-flight season for the first time in their history.
Premier League: Patrick Bamford hat-trick fires Leeds United to third place as Aston Villa suffer first defeat of season
Bamford had one goal in 27 Premier League appearances prior to this season, but he already has six in six games this term.