Manchester United lost a bit of grip on their lead, allowing Manchester City to catch up while Chelsea and Liverpool got back to winning ways in the Premier League.
Relegation threatened Reading will be praying for a huge upset as they entertain league leaders Manchester United. TheHardTackle previews the clash.
TheHardTackle takes a look at Premier League's inability to stay in vogue with the rest of Europe in the tactical sphere of football.
Liverpool captain slams officials post Everton game, Clattenburg faces FA investigation after Chelsea complain
Liverpool are still searching for their first home win as Brendan Rodgers takes on his old club Reading. The Royals are languishing in the relegation zone but can they turn the tide?
Chelsea midfielder Oscar has urged Neymar to join him at Stamford Bridge, while Tony Pulis has called for the FA to ban Suarez for diving.
The fifth round of Premier League fixtures threw up two absolute pot boilers at those who watch English Football. United controversially defeated Liverpool at Anfield, while Man City could only draw against Arsenal.
The signing of Lloris over the summer has put Villas-Boas in a conundrum. TheHardTackle looks at the best option for Villas-Boas to avoid any future problems in his goalkeeping department.
TheHardTackle reviews round four of the Premier League fixtures that just passed us by this weekend.
Premier League 2012/13 has got off to a flying start. TheHardTackle takes a closer look at five teams that could throw in a few surprises - Fulham, Swansea, West Ham United, Southampton and QPR.