In the 22nd round of the English Premier league, the reigning champions, Leicester City suffered another heavy defeat. This time Southampton with 3-0 was better. Already by the end of the first half, the Foxes conceded twice. First, Ward-Prowse opened the scoring for his side in the 26th minute, while Rodriguez in the 39th minute raised the score to 2-0. Before the end of the game, in the 86th minute Tadic scored third for the Saints and sealed the final score at the St. Mary’s Stadium.
Arsenal with a lot of luck enrolled a tough win against Burnley FC. After a goalless first half, Mustafi scored an opener for Arsenal in the 58th minute. With 10-men on the pitch (Xhaka picked up a red card) the visitors leveled the score in the injury time over Gray from a penalty shot. Deep into injury time, the Gunners still managed to find a winner over Sanchez who converted a late penalty for his side and booked three points with which the Gunners are keeping pace with the league toppers, Chelsea.
The Blues from London without major problems celebrated at the Stamford Bridge with 2-0 against Hull City. Just before the end of the first half, Diego Costa scored for a half-time lead. In the 81st minute Cahill has settled any doubt if there was any, with a header. Chelsea remain seven points clear at the top.
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