Everton lost their chance to move into the top four as they allowed WestHam beat them at home by 1-0. It was a game of few chances for the host. The visitors were determined not to allow Everton to play their game and it was so.
Everton was hopeful after a goalless first half, that things could turn in their favour. But WestHam continued to edge gameplay and were reward for their efforts when Ogbonna struck home the goal and struck home 3 points for the Hammers.
WestHam now 14 points in 7th position separated only by goal difference from Everton.
Newcastle have rich new owners, but this did not stop them from losing their home game to Tottenham Hotspur. Newcastle struck first with a fine goal in the second minute of play, but Spurs responded with 3 goals before half time. It ended 3-2 in favour of the visitors. Newcastle remain in the relegation zone with just 3 points.
Premier league results & table after today’s matches.