English Premier League round-up: Matchday 10
Premier League Matchday 10 brought us some exceptional matches with the Premier League points table becoming dynamic yet again. Here were the matches played on Saturday.
Crystal Palace vs Tottenham
Final score line: 1-2
Scorers: Joel Ward (53’) own goal
Son Heung Min (66’) assisted by Brennan Johnson
Jordan Ayew (90+4) Joachim Anderson
Match facts: Tottenham is flying, NO Harry Kane NO problem for them as they win again to extend their unbeaten start to the season. Their current captain Son now has 8 goals and an assist to his name in the first 10 matches of the Premier League. A team driven by their forward line the involvement of James Madison and Dejan Kulusevski has been vital. Roy Hodgson’s side are at 13th position and are well cleared of the relegation places but to stay clear they must start performing at their best of form.
Chelsea vs Brentford
Final score line: 2-0
Scorers: Ethan Pinnock (58’) assisted by Bryan Mbuemo
Bryan Mbuemo ( 90+6) assisted by Neal Maupay
Match facts: After three good performances against Fulham, Burnley, and Arsenal, Chelsea again slumped against a Brentford team where they should have extended their unbeaten run. It never felt like Brentford would miss Ivan Toney with the rest of the team performing very well in hai absence. Chelsea with a loss again fell into the second half of the table with 11 positions as Brentford lay just above them with a difference of one point.
Arsenal vs Sheffield United
Final score line: 5-0
Scorers: Eddie Nketiah ( 20’) assisted by Declan Rice
Eddie Nketiah (50’)
Eddie Nketiah (58’) assisted by Emile Smith Rowe
Fabio Viera (88’) Penalty
Takehiro Tomiyasu (90+6’)
Match facts: Premier League Matchday 10, where Arsenal produced a thrashing of Sheffield United who remain winless throughout the season as the Gunners remain unbeaten while grabbing the second spot in the premier league table following Tottenham. It was the first-ever career hattrick for Eddie Nketiah as well as the first Arsenal goal for the info Takehiro Tomiyasu on his 50th appearance. Another goal was scored by Fabio Viera who celebrated his Penalty by dedicating it to his Wife.
Bournemouth vs Burnley
Final score line: 2-1
Scorers: Charlie Taylor (11’) assisted by Dara O’ Shea
Antonio Semenyo (22’)
Philip Billing (76’)
Match facts: it was a clash between the relegation battlers in the Premier League Matchday 10 when Bournemouth took on Burnley at home. The score remained 2-1 in favor of the home side as they see themselves move out of the relegation zone for the first time in the season this time out. Danish international midfielder Philip Billing has been the most promising player for Bournemouth for so many seasons and so was the deciding factor in their win against Vincent Kompany’s Burnley.
Wolves vs Newcastle
Final score line: 2-2
Scorers: Callum Wilson (22’)
Mario Lemina (36’) assisted by Pedro Neto
Callum Wilson (45+4’) Penalty
Hwang Hee-Chan (71’) assisted By Toti
Match facts: A good performance by Wolverhampton Wanders as they again played well against a top-half side. With a draw against high-flying Newcastle, they stand in the 12th position in the Premier League table. Their in-form winger Pedro Neto was stretched off during the game which will be a worry and his return is not yet specified as they hope for his early return. Newcastle were disappointing again as they led the game twice but were not able to hold onto it with deputy striker Callum Wilson again performing when given a chance with his brace in the match.
Premier League table after matchday 10
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