EPL collated: Everton shatter City hopes, Arsenal sniff Chelsea with Swansea win

January signing Nacho Monreal and Gervinho struck late in the game at the Liberty Stadium as Arsene Wenger's side responded in positive fashion to their mid-week elimination from the Champions League. Meanwhile, Liverpool lost ground in the race for European qualification after losing 3-1 at Southampton.

updated: March 16, 2013 22:48 IST
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London: Ten-man Everton all but ended Manchester City's title defence with a gritty and controversial 2-0 win over the Premier League champions at Goodison Park on Saturday.

Everton survived the dismissal of Steven Pienaar and a strong late penalty appeal from City to hand Manchester United the opportunity to go 15 points clear at the top of the table by beating Reading later.

City were incensed when referee Lee Probert awarded a free-kick rather than a penalty despite an apparent hand-ball in the box by Everton's Marouane Fellaini when the visitors trailed 1-0.

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