Arsenal, Chelsea, City all hit four


Arsenal swept past Watford at Emirates Stadium with goals from Alexis Sanchez, another from impressive Nigerian teenager Alex Iwobi, Hector Bellerin and Theo Walcott.

The result moves third-placed Arsenal back to eight points behind Leicester City and three behind second-placed Tottenham, who take on Liverpool at Anfield tonight.

Manchester City are four points behind Arsenal after a 4-0 win at Bournemouth. Fernando, Kevin de Bryune, Sergio Aguero and Alexsandar Kolarov were on target for the Citizens.

Chelsea also ran out 4-0 winners, against Aston Villa away.Ruben Loftus-Cheek, an Alexandre Pato penalty and a brace from Pedro Rodriquez did the job as the ninth-placed Blues continue their late charge towards a possible European finish.

Down in the relegation places, Norwich City sealed a dramatic, last-gasp 3-2 victory over Newcastle United, whose relegation concerns deepen even further while the Canaries move four points above the drop zone.

Saturday’s EPL Results

Aston Villa 0-4 Chelsea
Bournemouth 0-4 Manchester City
Arsenal 4-0 Watford
Norwich City 3-2 Newcastle United
Stoke City 2-2 Swansea City
Sunderland 0-0 West Bromwich Albion
West Ham United 2-2 Crystal Palace