Saturday, February 28, 2015
The "triple punishment" handed down to a player conceding a penalty could soon be scrapped.
Stoke City beat Hull City 1-0 on Saturday thanks to substitute Peter Crouch's seventh Premier League goal of the season.
Peter Crouch scored the only goal of the match midway through the second half as the Potters claimed all three points against the Tigers at the Britannia Stadium
Papiss Cisse's clinical first-half strike furthers Aston Villa's relegation woes, earning Newcastle United a 1-0 win at St. James' Park.
Wayne Rooney was Manchester United's match winner as Sunderland had Wes Brown erroneously sent off in a 2-0 Premier League defeat.
The striker scored an early winner, then limped off as West Brom beat Southampton 1-0 in the Premier League on Saturday.
The own goal saw Swansea City defeat Premier League struggler Burnley 1-0 at Turf Moor on Saturday.
Papiss Cisse's first-half goal handed Newcastle United a 1-0 Premier League victory over Aston Villa at St James' Park on Saturday.
The Welsh outfit claimed the victory at Turf Moor after Clarets defender Kieran Trippier put the ball into his own net midway through the second half.
Darren Fletcher was key for the hosts as Tony Pulis' men moved further clear of the relegation zone following a disciplined performance against a limited Saints side.
Wayne Rooney scored his first goals in nine games as his double helped Manchester United to a 2-0 win over 10-man Sunderland at Old Trafford.
Roger East gave the defender his marching orders instead of John O'Shea, the player who actually brought down Radamel Falcao in the box.
The Baggies have enjoyed a remarkable improvement since Tony Pulis' appointment as boss and will be confident of taking advantage of the Saints' dramatic dip in form
The Magpies were routed 5-0 at Manchester City last week but will be eyeing three points on home soil against a team that has not won in the Premier League since December
The Red Devils will be desperate to bounce back from last week's dismal defeat at Swansea but the visitors will take heart from their 1-0 win at Old Trafford last season
The relegation-threatened hosts picked up a precious point at Chelsea last time out but they are going up against a side coming off the back of a win over Manchester United
After suffering a shock loss at home to Malaga last weekend, Luis Enrique's will be hoping to build some momentum on the back of Tuesday's triumph at Manchester City
Crystal Palace secured a fifth consecutive away win as Alan Pardew enjoyed a 3-1 Premier League victory over former club West Ham.
A Scott Dann header and Glenn Murray double condemned the struggling Hammers to their sixth game in all competitions without a win.
The Everton manager believes his side will face a stern test when it visits Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday.