At Sylhurst Park, Jose Mourinho`s title chasing Chelsea received a shock-treatment from Crystal Palace, thanks to an own-goal from John Terry. Chelsea`s 0-1 London derby defeat to lowly Eagles have opened up the title race, once more.
Tim Sherwood`s hopes of becoming Tottenham Hotspur`s next permanent manager were boosted after his attacking team came back to win 3-2 at stuttering Southampton in an enthralling Premier League encounter on Sunday.
David Moyes was a contented man after going one better than his predecessor as manager Alex Ferguson and leading Manchester United to victory in his first competitive match in charge of the club on Saturday.
Premier League club Manchester City`s fans get the most value for their money, with fierce rivals Man United placed second, according to a performance against the cost of games ratio used by the Football Value League Table.
Premier League Champions Manchester United have come a step closer in signing Spanish Under-21 midfielder Thiago Alcantara, who could be brought to the club in a five-year deal worth 17.5 million pounds.
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney is set to receive a new a two-year contract extension at the Old Trafford, by manager Sir Alex Ferguson, who is reportedly furious at rumours over Rooney’s exit from the club this summer.
There has been much speculation as to whether Cristiano Ronaldo will be heading back to Old Trafford, given his feelings for his old club, but recent reports seem to suggest that the difficulty of such a deal and his agent Jorge Mendes’ advice may mean Ronaldo will stay on at Real Madrid for another season.