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.
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: Everton attacker Theo Walcott to miss restart of season after undergoing abdominal surgery
The 31-year-old Walcott had an operation on Monday evening, having developed symptoms following the first team’s return to training.
Premier League: I'd be on the roof if we win at Manchester United, says Everton's interim manager Duncan Ferguson
Everton interim boss Duncan Ferguson said supporters can expect even wilder celebrations from him if they can pull off a rare Premier League victory at Manchester United
Premier League: Everton winger Theo Walcott set for return to training after head injury in Manchester City clash
Everton winger Theo Walcott is on course to return to training this week after being taken to hospital with a head injury.
Premier League: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer slams Manchester United players after humiliating loss at Everton
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer questioned his players' desire to play for Manchester United after a humiliating 4-0 defeat at Everton.
Premier League: Scintillating Tottenham Hotspur hit Everton for a six to underline title credentials
Tottenham Hotspur showed why manager Mauricio Pochettino is a wanted man by thrashing Everton 6-2 at Goodison Park on Sunday to close to within six points of Premier League leaders Liverpool.
Carabao Cup: Southampton beat Everton on penalties to set up fourth-round clash against Leicester City
Mark Hughes' Southampton side beat Everton on penalties in the Carabao Cup, after Danny Ings' goal was cancelled out by a strike from Theo Walcott late into the second half.
Premier League: Alexandre Lacazette, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang score as Arsenal beat wasteful Everton
Unai Emery's Arsenal won a fourth successive Premier League game by beating Everton 2-0 at Emirates, despite the visiting side having a number of good chances to equalise.
Premier League: Everton will have to offload existing players to make room for new signing, says Sam Allardyce
Everton will trim their squad ahead of next season to facilitate the arrival of “top quality” players who can help them qualify for Europe, the Premier League club’s manager Sam Allardyce has said.
The Arsene Wenger Era Part 2: From Invincibles to fourth-place trophy, how the Arsenal revolution lost its way
By 2009, the Arsenal’s financial implications were gradually assuming a more benign shape. After four years without a trophy, slight weariness had developed with Wenger and his methods.
Premier League: Theo Walcott's second-half strike gives Everton narrow 1-0 win over Newcastle United
Theo Walcott did his best to boost Sam Allardyce's approval rating as the Everton winger clinched a 1-0 win against Newcastle United in the Premier League on Monday.
Fantasy Premier League Gameweek 30 tips: Time to choose Ederson as goalkeeper and make Harry Kane captain
Ahead of Gameweek 30, here are some of our Fantasy Premier League picks for the week:
Everton recruited heavily for this season, spending over 140 million £ ($197 million) last summer and about 47 million pounds for forwards Cenk Tosun and Theo Walcott in January.
Fantasy Premier League Gameweek 28 tips: Start planning for GW 31, pick Sadio Mane and a Liverpool defender
Aguero may have lit up the PL last week, but with a trip to Arsenal, Fantasy Premier League owners may not be as keen to captain the Argentine, especially not when more lucrative options are available
Premier League: Everton forward Theo Walcott believes coach Sam Allardyce can make him a better player
Everton striker Theo Walcott said manager Sam Allardyce was the key factor in his decision to sign for the Merseyside club from Arsenal last month and believes the former England boss can extract the best out of him.
Premier League: Aaron Ramsey hopes new boys Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Henrikh Mkhitaryan can boost Arsenal
Ramsey was the beneficiary for two of Mkhitaryan's three assists, whilst Aubameyang also clipped home a fine through ball from his former Dortmund teammate.
Fantasy Premier League Gameweek 26 tips: Callum Wilson, Theo Walcott among men to pick; make Sergio Aguero captain
In his last six gameweeks, Wilson has fetched 41 points, courtesy of four goals and two assists. Aguero is a good option for the captain's band as City travel to Burnley.
Premier League: Arsene Wenger says Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's illness might delay his Arsenal debut
Wenger admitted he didn't get all he wished for in the January window as Arsenal's leaky defence went unstrengthened despite persistent rumours of a bid for West Brom's Jonny Evans.
Tottenham's Christian Eriksen scored within 11 seconds on Wednesday to overshadow Alexis Sanchez's Premier League debut for Manchester United, while Chelsea crashed to a 3-0 defeat by Bournemouth.