Granit Xhaka showed his best side in the 2-0 win over United. For Carlo Ancelotti, his predecessor at Bayern Munich, Pep Guardiola, suffered the first loss as Everton coach.
In the duel of the former Bayern coach, City won the English Premier League by scoring two goals by Brazilian soccer player Gabriel Jesus (51st minute / 58th) with 2-1 (0-0). Richarlison (71.) could only shorten. With 44 points, the Citizens remain in third place, eleven points behind Liverpool FC. Jürgen Klopp’s team will meet Sheffield United on Thursday.
Leicester City remains in second place ahead of Man City thanks to a problem-free 3: 0 (2: 0) at Newcastle United. Ayoze Pérez (36th minute), James Maddison (39th) and Hamza Choudhury (87th) scored for the surprise champion of 2016.
Xhaka leads Arsenal to triumph over United
Granit Xhaka and FC Arsenal celebrated their first win under new coach Mikel Arteta. In the traditional duel, the Gunners earned a deserved 2-0 (2-0) win over the English record champions. Nicolas Pépé (8th) and Sokratis (42nd) were successful for the tenth in the table. Granit Xhaka played for the “Gunners” from the start and did an excellent job. Man United remain fifth after the disappointing performance.
José Mourinhos Tottenham Hotspur lost not only for the seventh time this season in 0-1 (0-1) at Southampton FC, but is also worried about striker Harry Kane, who had to be substituted after an offside goal 15 minutes before the end.
FC Chelsea, opponents of Bayern Munich in the premier class, did not go beyond a 1-1 (1-0) at Brighton & Hove Albion. The 1-0 by Spaniard César Azpilicueta (10th) equalized Alireza Jahanbakhsh with an artistic fallback six minutes before the end.
In the relegation battle, Norwich City with coach Daniel Farke suffered a severe setback in the 1-1 (1-0) win against Crystal Palace. Because the competition won, the deficit of the promoted to the first non-relegation place is already seven points. In contrast, West Ham United beat AFC Bournemouth 4-0 in the first game under returning coach David Moyes.