Joël Veltman and Davy Pröpper have won an important victory in the fight against degradation with Brighton & Hove Albion. The away game against Leeds United was won by 1-0.
The Frenchman Neal Maupay scored the winning goal after fifteen minutes. It was his seventh hit of the season. Maupay is the only player in Brighton who managed to score more than once in all away matches.
Veltman competed in the entire race in Leeds, and Pröpper replaced ten minutes before Matchwinner Maupay. Pascal Struijk participated in the home team from start to finish.
For Brighton, it was only the third victory of the season. The club is 17 points, 5 more than number 18 Fulham. The numbers 18, 19 and 20 are degrade at the end of the season.
West Ham United, which recently sold Sébastien Haller to Ajax, won 1-0 from Burnley. Mikhail Antonio scored in the ninth minute.
Chelsea has just won the away game against city mate Fulham. At Craven Cottage, it was 0—1 by a goal of former Vitesse player Mason Mount.
Ten minutes before time, Mount hit after the ball had come before his feet after a repulsed stroke of Ben Chilwell.
Chelsea played with a man more for the entire second half after a direct red card for Fulham midfielder Antonee Robinson, just before rest. Hakim Ziyech, who turned yellow shortly before, was exchanged for Callum Hudson-Odoi a quarter of an hour before. On the home team, Kenny Tete played the whole game.
For Chelsea, which rose from tenth to seventh place, it was the first victory in four league matches. The team of trainer Frank Lampard lost the last few weeks in the Premier League of Arsenal (3-1) and Manchester City (1-3) and played against Aston Villa (1-1).
Leicester City is leading Manchester United to one point. Leicester won 2-0 from Southampton and increased the gap with that club to 6 points. In the event of a profit, Southampton would have reached the same level.
James Maddison put Leicester on the head start in the 37th minute, and Harvey Barnes secured the 11th victory of the season in the fifth minute of the injury time. Manchester United is playing an away game against Liverpool on Sunday.
Leicester hadnt won the last two home duels. Against Everton it turned 0-2 and against United 2-2
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Tuesday Leicester will take on Chelsea at home, who won Fulham with 1-0.
In the Championship, Wayne Rooney entered his official Derby County headcoach with 0-1 against rival Rotherham United. Both shifts are in degradation.
35-year-old Rooney officially quit playing football this week. He combined playing at Derby since January last year with the assistant trainership. Since the dismissal of Phillip Cocu, the English top scorer of all time was interim head coach at The Rams.