They might not still be on top of the league, having lost the grip on top spot to Manchester United last week, but Arsenal still cruised to victory over Fulham away at Craven Cottage. Emmanuel Adebayor contributed two headed goals put the Gunners in front and Czech winger Tomas Rosicky volleyed home a well-worked third late on to clinch the win. Arsenal are now unbeaten in 11 gamesÂ and behind United only on goal difference and have Chelsea just behind them.
Manchester struggled against a tough attack-minded Reading side but still managed to get a 2-0 victory with Ronaldo working his socks off. Tottenham Hotspurs continue their recovery by beating Sunderland 2-0, while third place Chelsea struggled to beat Birmingham 1-0 and Newcastle United drew 0-0 with Bolton.