Chelsea beat Newcastle 2-0, with a goal against Argentine Federico Fernández, in the match with which the ninth date began this Saturday, and reached Leicester at the top of the English Premier League.
Chelsea, the team led by Frank Lampard, won with goals from Fernández and Tammy Abraham. At 10 minutes, the Argentine defender tried to clear and the ball went into his goal. At 20 in the second half, English striker Abraham scored the winning goal.
Chelsea reached 18 points, as did Leicester, who will play against Liverpool on Sunday. Later, the one that can become leader is Tottenham Hotspur, with the Argentines Giovani Lo Celso, Erick Lamela and Paulo Gazzaniga, who will be local to Manchester City.
In addition, Aston Villa (with Emiliano Martínez) -Brighton (without Alexis MacAllister with Covid-19) and Manchester United-West Bromwich Albion will also play today.
On Sunday it will be the turn of Leeds United-Arsenal, Fulham-Everton, Sheffield United-West Ham and Liverpool-Leicester City; while on Monday they will complete Burnley-Crystal Palace and Wolverhampton-Southampton.
Positions: Leicester and Chelsea 18 points; Tottenham and Liverpool 17; Southampton 16, Aston Villa (one game less) 15; Everton, Crystal Palace and Wolverhampton 13; Manchester City (one less) and Arsenal 12; West Ham and Newcastle 11; Manchester United (one less) and Leeds United 10; Brighton 6, Fulham 4, West Bromwich 3, Burnley (one less) 2 and Sheffield United 1.