The Premier League was back on Saturday, April 2nd (for Matchday 31) from the International breaks. Players were back for their club duties after suffering World Cup heartbreaks or qualification utopia.
Matchday 11 saw Liverpool take on Watford. Brighton locking horns with Norwich City. Burnley welcoming Man City. Chelsea clashing Brentford. Leeds battling Southampton. Wolves tying knots with Aston Villa. Man United meeting Leicester City. West Ham against Everton. Tottenham vs Newcastle. and Arsenal, who are yet to play will travel to Selhurst Park Stadium to face Crystal Palace on Monday night.
Premier League Matchday 31: Results
Liverpool vs Watford
Premier League was back on Saturday whit Liverpool locking horns with Watford to begin Matchday 31. The Reds defeated Watford by 2-0 at Anfield. Jota scored the opener while Fabinho came off the bench to seal the victory.
Brighton vs Norwich City
Brighton & Norwich played out each other in a goalless draw, with Brighton having the best chances in the game.
Burnley vs Manchester City
Man City defeated Burnley in a routine 2-0 win with Kevin De Bruyne & Ilkay Gundogan on the scoresheet.
Chelsea vs Brentford
Chelsea were surprised by Brentford, who stunned the Blues by thumping them 4-1.
Rudiger scored a goal of the season contender while Janelt’s brace, Christian Eriksen’s tap in Wissa’s late goal sealed the deal for Brentford.
Leeds United vs Southampton
Leeds United indulged in a 1-1 draw against Southampton as Harrrison’s opener was cancelled out by Ward-Prowse in the 2nd half.
Wolves vs Aston Villa
Wolves defeated Aston Villa by 2-1, Jonny’s goal & Young’s own goal gave The Wanderers a 2-goal lead. Meanwhile, Ollie Watkins’s spot-kick turned out to be a mere consolation for Gerrard’s side.
Manchester United vs Leicester City
Man United & Leicester played out in a 2-goal draw, Fred pulled an equalizer to cancel out Iheanacho’s opener.
West Ham United vs Everton
Frank Lampard’s Everton continue to struggle as West Ham defeated The Toffees by 2-1. Aaron Cresswell’s opener was cancel out by Mason Holgate but Jarrod Bowen struck the winner. Moreover, The Toffees were also down to 10-man for the last 25 minutes.
Tottenham Hotspur vs Newcastle United
Tottenham struck 5 past Newcastle to comfortably win the game by 5-1 5 different scorers for Spurs with Davise, Doherty, Son, Emerson, & Bergwijn all registering their names on the score sheet.
With this, now, Spurs have now clinched the top 4 spot in the Premier League table.
PL Matchday 31, a fixture yet to be played
Arsenal, who are yet to play will travel to Selhurst Park Stadium to face Crystal Palace on Monday night.