Manchester City 3 – 0 Crystal Palace : David Silva struck twice as Manchester City made light of their absence of strikers to brush troubled Crystal Palace aside 3-0 at the Etihad Stadium.
Aston Villa 1 – 1 Manchester United : Falcao clinched a 1-1 draw for Manchester United as 10-man Aston Villa ended their winning run.
Hull City 0 – 1 Swansea City : Ki Sung-yueng was the unwitting match-winner as Swansea returned to winning ways at the expense of a Hull side who look set for a long, hard relegation battle.
Queens Park Rangers 3 – 2 West Bromwich Albion : Charlie Austin returned from suspension to steal the show with a hat-trick as QPR recovered from two goals down at home to West Brom to win 3-2 and move out of the Premier League bottom three.
Southampton 3 – 0 Everton : Southampton brought their worst losing streak of the 21st century to a comprehensive end as they impressively dispatched of Everton.
Tottenham Hotspur 2 – 1 Burnley : Erik Lamela broke his 25-game Barclays Premier League goal drought to seal Tottenham’s 2-1 victory over Burnley at White Hart Lane.
West Ham United 2 – 0 Leichester City : Andy Carroll was on target as West Ham’s fourth win in five games ensured Leicester would be bottom of the Barclays Premier League at Christmas.
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