• Arsenal beat Fulham 1-0 in the Premier League to further bolster their hopes of a top four finish.
  • QPR boss Harry Redknapp desperately needed his side to beat Stoke to boost their chances of top flight survival.
  • At the Stadium of Light, Paolo Di Canio's first home game in charge of Sunderland saw his side take on top-four chasing Everton.
  • Yoan Gouffran celebrated after giving Newcastle the lead against Wigan.
  • Steve Sidwell lasted 12 minutes following his return from suspension before being sent off for Fulham.
  • Jack Colback of Sunderland held off Leighton Baines.
  • Norwich's Robert Snodgrass battled with Reading's Stephen Kelly in a match Reading could not afford to lose if they are to avoid the drop.
  • At Upton Park, West Ham took the lead against Wigan, who began the day in the drop zone, courtesy of Matt Jarvis.
  • Chico Flores of Swansea tracked Southampton striker Jay Rodriguez.
  • Steven Nzonzi was tackled in Stoke's crunch relegation battle at QPR.
  • Moments before half-time, Per Mertesacker gave Arsenal the lead against the 10-man Cottagers.
  • Reading sunk further towards relegation as Ryan Bennett fired Norwich in front.
  • Billy Jones equalised for West Brom in the second half as it finished 1-1 at the Hawthorns.
  • Roberto Martinez looked on anxiously as his Wigan side continued to trail West Ham at Upton Park.
  • After going 2-0 down, Reading pulled one back at Carrow Road thanks to Garath McCleary, but it finished 2-1 to the Canaries.
  • QPR's Shaun Derry and Clint Hill were left dejected as Stoke scored a second late on to complete a 2-0 victory at Loftus Road.
  • Adam Lallana was left stunned after the linesman rules out a goal for Southampton, who held were held to a 0-0 draw at the Liberty Stadium.
  • Dimitar Berbatov led the attack late on for Fulham, but Arsenal held on to move up to third in the Premier League.
  • Kevin Nolan added a second for West Ham, who went on to see out a 2-0 against Wigan as the Latics remained 18th.
  • Paolo Di Canio's Sunderland held on to beat Everton 1-0 and move six points clear of the drop zone.

Premier League

Arsenal beat Fulham 1-0 in the Premier League to further bolster their hopes of a top four finish.