Arsenal 1-1 Liverpool

By | Dec 22, 2008

Robbie Keane struck a stunning equaliser as Liverpool remained top of the Premier League and maintained an eight-point advantage over Arsenal. Robin van Persie put Arsenal ahead after collecting a long pass from Samir Nasri that he brilliantly controlled before smashing home. Keane’s equaliser was equally spectacular, drilling home a long punt upfield on the […]

Newcastle 2-1 Tottenham

By | Dec 22, 2008

Newcastle substitute Damien Duff scored a late winner against Tottenham to lift Joe Kinnear’s side into mid-table. The Republic of Ireland international played a fabulous one-two with Mark Viduka then kept his composure to slot the ball past Heurelho Gomes. Charles N’Zogbia gave Newcastle the lead when he collected a long pass from Shay Given […]

West Brom 2-1 Man City

By | Dec 22, 2008

Roman Bednar’s injury-time winner increased the pressure on Manchester City boss Mark Hughes, whose side remain in the Premier League drop zone. An open first half saw Bednar hit the post before Luke Moore ran on to James Morrison’s pass to put bottom side West Brom ahead after 69 minutes. City replied when Felipe Caicedo’s […]

West Ham 0-1 Aston Villa

By | Dec 22, 2008

Aston Villa moved into third place in the Premier League after James Milner’s deflected late goal sank West Ham. An open first half saw Ashley Young hit the post for Villa after running on to a poor Scott Parker back-pass but West Ham dominated after the break. Carlton Cole headed an easy chance over and […]

Blackburn 3-0 Stoke

By | Dec 22, 2008

Sam Allardyce’s Blackburn Rovers reign got off to the perfect start with an impressive win against Stoke City. Benni McCarthy’s penalty, awarded after Ibrahima Sonko fouled Morten Gamst Pedersen, opened the scoring in the ninth minute. Jason Roberts bundled home the second from close range and McCarthy turned in a third before half-time. Roberts was […]