Manchester United beat Burnley today 1-0, in the postponement of the first date, and became the only leader in the Premier League.
French midfielder Paul Pogba (ST 25m), with a shot into the box from Marcus Rashford, scored the winning goal at Burnley’s Turf Moor.
The Manchester team shared the top spot with Liverpool, but caught up in the Premier League and had a three-point difference over the last champion.
On the same day, the opening of date 18 was completed with the victory of Everton against Wolverhampton by 2 to 1 as a visitor. The Blues remain firm in the top positions of the English league.
Last of the championship, Sheffield earned its first 1-0 win over Newcastle at home. In the visitor, the Argentine defender Federico Fernández started.
Date 18 will continue tomorrow with: Manchester City-Brighton And Hove.
Thursday: Arsenal-Crystal Palace
Martes 19 de enero: West Ham-West Bromwich; Leicester-Chelsea.
Wednesday January 20: Leeds-Southampton; Fulham-Manchester United.
Thursday, January 21: Liverpool-Burnley.
To be confirmed: Aston Villa-Tottenham.
Manchester United 36 puntos; Liverpool 33; Leicester, Everton 32; Tottenham, Manchester City, Southampton 29; Aston Villa, Chelsea, West Ham 26; Arsenal, Leeds 23; Crystal Palace, Wolverhampton 22; Newcastle 19; Burnley 16; Brighton And Hove 14; Fulham 11; West Bromwich 8 y Sheffield 5. (Télam)