Newcastle 2-1 West Brom

By | Oct 29, 2008

Newcastle moved out of the bottom three in the Premier League as first-half goals from Joey Barton and Obefami Martins saw off West Bromwich Albion. Barton – starting his first match since his release from prison – scored from the spot after 10 minutes following Ryan Donk’s foul on Shola Ameobi. And Martins headed home […]

Tottenham 2-0 Bolton

By | Oct 27, 2008

New Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp had an immediate galvanising effect on Spurs as they beat Bolton to secure their first league win of the season. David Bentley’s pin-point cross was met by Roman Pavlyuchenko to give Spurs the lead midway through the first half. After the break, Bolton midfielder Gavin McCann was sent off for […]

Chelsea 0-1 Liverpool

By | Oct 27, 2008

Liverpool demonstrated their growing title credentials by ending Chelsea’s 86-game unbeaten run in the Premier League at Stamford Bridge and moving three points clear at the top of the table. Xabi Alonso’s deflected 10th-minute goal gave Liverpool victory and shattered a Chelsea sequence stretching back to February 2004 on home turf. It was a deserved […]

Chelsea 0-1 Liverpool

By | Oct 27, 2008

Liverpool demonstrated their growing title credentials by ending Chelsea’s 86-game unbeaten run in the Premier League at Stamford Bridge and moving three points clear at the top of the table. Xabi Alonso’s deflected 10th-minute goal gave Liverpool victory and shattered a Chelsea sequence stretching back to February 2004 on home turf. It was a deserved […]

Man City 3-0 Stoke

By | Oct 27, 2008

Struggling Stoke were torn to shreds by a Robinho hat-trick which gave Manchester City their first Premier League victory in four matches. Robinho fired in the opener after being picked out by Ched Evans. And he slotted his second past keeper Thomas Sorensen after being set up by substitute Danny Sturridge’s pass. Robinho was twice […]