Olivier Giroud shattered the Atletico Madrid defence into pieces, as his sumptuous overhead kick gifted Chelsea a 1-0 victory in UEFA Champions League Round of 16 first-leg tie at Camp Nou.
Jordan Pickford stood tall in the Merseyside derby, as Everton battered the reigning champions by 2-0 in the Premier League on Sunday's mega-event at Anfield.
Reigning champions Liverpool were mopish, as Brighton & Hove Albion handed them an abominable 1-0 loss on Wednesday at Anfield.
From being better than Harry Maguire to being a certified baller, Nathaniel Phillips was hailed for his Premier League debut performance for Liverpool.
Everton and Arsenal played out a drab goalless draw at Goodison Park on Saturday, as new managers Carlo Ancelotti and Mikel Arteta watched from the stands.
A Kevin De Bruyne masterclass condemned Arsenal to an embarrassing 3-0 defeat at the hands of Manchester City at home on Sunday evening.
A late goal from Dan Gosling condemned Chelsea to a 1-0 defeat against Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge in Matchweek 17 of the 2019-20 Premier League.
A Mohamed Salah brace was enough to earn Liverpool all three points as they beat Watford 2-0 at Anfield in Saturday's lunch-time kick-off.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored a brace to rescue a point for Arsenal, who also had Bernd Leno to thank after holding Norwich City to a 2-2 draw.
Liverpool stretched their lead atop the Premier League table to 11 points, beating Brighton 2-1 at Anfield even as Alisson was sent off late in the game.