Football

Gunners remain on top

October 2, 2022 7:10 am

Arsenal defeated Tottenham 3-1 [Source: Arsenal/Twitter]

Arsenal maintained its position on top of the Premier League table after beating Tottenham 3-1 this morning.

The Gunners made a fast start and took a deserved lead when Thomas Partey side-footed a precise finish into the top corner from 25 yards after 20 minutes.

Spurs were handed a lifeline before the break after being awarded a penalty and Harry Kane did not miss from the spot.

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Gabriel Jesus and Granit Xhaka sealed it for Arsenal in the second spell.

In other results, Chelsea 2-1 Crystal Palace, Newcastle 4-1 Fulham, Liverpool 3-3 Brighton, Everton 2-1 Southampton, West Ham 2-0 Wolves and Brentford 0-0 Bournemouth.