Premier League – Matchday 29

Matchday 29 of the English Premier League is over and we have Man City and Arsenal distancing themselves from the rest of the teams. Newcastle beat Man United to make the top 4 battle more interesting, while Chelsea and Liverpool continue their woes.


1.4.2023Manchester City4Liverpool1
1.4.2023Crystal Palace2Leicester1
1.4.2023Nottingham Forest1Wolves1
1.4.2023Chelsea0Aston Villa2
2.4.2023West Ham1Southampton0
2.4.2023Newcastle2Manchester United0

In the first match of the round, we had a modern day Premier league derby, as Manchester City came up against Liverpool. Even though Liverpool took the lead, the match ended 4-1, Manchester City securing the 3 points.
Moving on, first placed team Arsenal played against Leeds and the match ended 4-1, Arsenal grabbing the win and the crucial 3 points. In another highly anticipated match, we had Chelsea facing Aston Villa. After 90 minutes it was 0-2, Chelsea getting zero points.
In the most important match of the round, it was Newcastle United hosting Manchester United and After the final whistle it was 2-0, Newcastle winning the match. In the last match of the round, we had Everton coming up against Tottenham and after a tense, the match ended 1-1, and a draw.


1Arsenal29233370 : 2772
2Manchester City28204471 : 2664
3Newcastle271311341 : 1950
4Tottenham29155953 : 4150
5Manchester United27155741 : 3750
6Brighton26127749 : 3443
7Brentford281013546 : 3743
8Liverpool27126948 : 3342
9Aston Villa281251137 : 3941
10Fulham281161139 : 3939
11Chelsea281081029 : 3038
12Crystal Palace29791324 : 3930
13Wolves29771523 : 4228
14West Ham27761425 : 3427
15Everton29691423 : 4127
16Nottingham Forest28691323 : 5027
17Bournemouth28761527 : 5527
18Leeds28681436 : 4826
19Leicester28741739 : 4925
20Southampton29651823 : 4723

Arsenal is the team with the most points(72), 8 more than second placed Man City, albeit with one more match played. There is a huge gap between 2nd and 3rd, however Eddie Howe’s Newcastle are currently 3rd on 50 points, same as Man United and Tottenham, who did play 2 more matches though.
Southampton still occupy the last position on 23 points. They have 2 less than 19th placed Leicester. Leeds are a further point above them, while we have not less than 4 teams on 27: Bournemouth, Nottingham Forest, Everton and West Ham.

Team of the Week

Man City is dominating the team of the week with 3 players: Jack Grealish, Ryad Mahrez and midfield maestro, Kevin de Bruyne. We also have two from Arsenal in Xhaka and Gabriel Jesus. In goal we have World Cup winner, Emi Martinez. He is joined by fellow Aston Villa player, Ramsey.