We take a look at some of the reaction to the news of breakaway European Super League by 12 of the biggest clubs.
The biggest crowd for a football match in England for 13 months was made up of key workers and local residents as part of a test event for the return of fans in bigger numbers in the coming weeks.
Southampton have been immune to their league woes in the FA Cup this term and they booked a place in the Wembley semi-finals thanks to Nathan Redmond's double after Moussa Djenepo's opener.
Victory takes Leeds United above Arsenal in the table and to within five points of sixth-placed Liverpool as they push for a European place in their first season back in the top flight for 16 years
Manchester United's first victory in three league games means they are behind leaders Manchester City only on goal difference.
Southampton, who had never previously beaten Arsenal in the FA Cup, were the brighter team in the first half in the winter sunshine on England's south coast.
Premier League: Liverpool suffering from 'rusty moment' reckons Jurgen Klopp after 0-1 loss to Southampton
Danny Ings's stunning second-minute goal earned three points which moved Southampton into sixth and led to Saints manager Ralph Hasenhuttl breaking into tears of joy on the final whistle.
Premier League: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's penalty sees Arsenal beat Manchester United; Gareth Bale scores in Spurs' win
Aubameyang ended a five-game goal drought in the league when he stepped up to convert a 69th-minute spot-kick after Paul Pogba fouled Hector Bellerin.
City returned to winning ways after an indifferent start to the season, courtesy of a first-half goal from Raheem Sterling, who condemned Arsenal to their seventh straight defeat in league matches between the two sides.
Manager Ralph Hasenhuttl was so impressed last season that he gave Ward-Prowse the captain's armband in the latter stages.
Let's take a look at the 17 teams who will still be playing in the Premier League next year and reasons why managers of almost all of these clubs might have been pleased with the way the league has ended.
Southampton, who appointed Hasenhuttl on a 2-1/2-year contract in December 2018 after firing Mark Hughes, said the extension was made keeping in mind their long-term vision developed for the team and the wider football project
Premier League: 'Thank you for that evening', says Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhüttl on 9-0 loss to Leicester City, ahead of reverse fixture
Southampton fans are starting to see the high-energy style of play that Hasenhüttl became known for at German club Leipzig before he arrived in England midway through last season
Coach Frank Lampard blamed the pressure of expectation at Stamford Bridge for inhibiting his players after a 2-0 home defeat against Southampton on Thursday.
Premier League: After injury-marred time at Liverpool, Danny Ings lives up to potential at hometown club Southampton
There was always an outside chance that Ings would be the first-choice striker at Liverpool, but his two-year absence allowed Roberto Firmino to establish himself as the No 1 in that position
Premier League: Southampton players, coaching staff donate wages from embarrassing 9-0 defeat against Leicester to charity
Southampton manager Ralph Hassenhuttl — who accepted the blame for the humiliation — has the daunting task of rebuilding his players' morale ahead of two trips to Manchester City this week
Premier League: Southampton must be clinical, aggressive if they hope to avoid relegation, says manager Ralph Hasenhuttl
Ralph Hasenhuttl's Southampton side are 16th in the standings with 36 points following a 3-1 loss at Newcastle United on Saturday
Premier League: Southampton's Ralph Hasenhuttl hails Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s ‘outrageous’ impact at Manchester United
Southampton’s Ralph Hasenhuttl became the latest manager to endorse Manchester United caretaker boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for the permanent role, describing his instant impact at Old Trafford as “outrageous”.
Premier League: Southampton defender Cedric Soares joins Serie A side Inter Milan on loan with option to buy
Southampton defender Cedric Soares has joined Italian side Inter Milan on loan with an option to buy, both clubs confirmed on Saturday.
FA Cup: Derby County dump struggling Southampton on penalties in third round replay heavily influenced by VAR controversy
Southampton's dismal season hit a new low as the Premier League strugglers were dumped out of the FA Cup by second-tier Derby after a penalty shoot-out on Wednesday.