The third and fourth placed teams with the meanest defence in the league faced each other in an epic battle of Italian Managers. Chelsea, who had failed to beat Manchester City in their last three encounters, played some scintillating 'Brazilian' football to get the better of a 'defensive-minded' City side at the Bridge. THT brings you more on the best of the matches over the weekend.

Manchester United leapt to the top of the table with a win over arch-rivals Arsenal as Chelsea held Spurs at White Hart Lane. City continued with their superb away form as they dispatched the Hammers while Liverpool slumped to another defeat at St James park. This is the English Weekend Review.