Chelsea beat Arsenal in London derby thriller
CHELSEA moved to the top of the fledgling Premier League table
after a 3-2 victory over Arsenal.
The Blues had been odds-on to win their first home game under
MaurizioSarri, and were only 1-12 in-play after Pedro and Alvaro
Morata putthem 2-0 up after just 20 minutes.
But the Gunners were level by the break in an open contest, and
it took a strike from Marcus Alonso just nine minutes from the
end to seal the points.
West Ham prop up the Premier League table after they threw
away a half-time lead to lose 2-1 at home to Bournemouth.
Cardiff remain relegation favourites at just 8-15 after they
needed a late penalty save to hold ten-man Newcastle to a goalless
draw at home.
Huddersfield and Brighton, next in the drop betting, are in
action on Sunday and then it’s second-bottom Fulham at 11-4.
The Cottagers were beaten 3-1 by Tottenham at Wembley, where
Harry Kane netted the third for Spurs to get off the mark for the
There were also first wins of the campaign for Everton and