Bournemouth’s Premier League survival bid has been given a lift as they performed out a goalless draw at dwelling to a passive Tottenham facet.
It was virtually all three for the in-trouble Cherries although as Callum Wilson’s late overhead kick discovered its manner into the online.
Nevertheless, VAR accurately chalked it off because the ball hit the hand of Wilson’s teammate Josh King en path to aim.
They actually ought to have scored in stoppage-time when Harry Wilson was put clear by means of on aim however Hugo Lloris was equal to his effort.
However Spurs will really feel aggrieved that they didn’t get a penalty inside the primary 5 minutes, nevertheless.
Harry Kane was felled within the field after being clumsily pushed within the again by King however VAR determined to not award a spot-kick.
Neither facet created too many clear-cut probabilities in a match that additionally noticed Adam Smith obtain oxygen and get stretchered off following a conflict of heads with Ben Davies, main to 12 minutes of stoppages being added on on the finish.
The outcome means Eddie Howe’s facet are nonetheless within the relegation zone however are three factors off rivals Watford and West Ham.
In the meantime, Spurs’ hopes of ending within the prime 4 are all-but over as they’re now ten factors behind fourth-placed Leicester with 4 matches left.
Within the different 6pm kick-off, Danny Ings carried on his spectacular kind in entrance of aim as Southampton claimed a 1-1 draw at Everton.
Ings gave Saints the lead with a poacher’s end simply after the half hour mark – the aim placing him degree with Mohamed Salah on this season’s goalscoring charts. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Jamie Vardy are nonetheless forward of Ings with 20 and 22 strikes respectively.
Nevertheless, the spoils had been shared with Richarlison grabbing Everton’s equaliser simply earlier than half time.
The late kick-off noticed Manchester United go to Aston Villa, and Mason Greenwood lit issues up but once more as he helped hearth the Crimson Devils to a cushty 3-Zero win.
The 18-year-old’s sensible strike on the stroke of half time put the Crimson Devils two up after Bruno Fernandes’ penalty had given them the lead.
There have been critics of the choice to award Man United the spot-kick, given Fernandes appeared to step on Ezri Konsa somewhat than the Portuguese being fouled.
Nonetheless, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s males had been superior to their relegation-threatened opponents and so they acquired a deserved third because of a composed strike by Paul Pogba.
The outcome places United on the cusp of the coveted prime 4 as they’re only a level behind fourth-placed Leicester.
In the meantime, Villa are getting ever nearer to shedding their prime flight standing as they’re now 4 factors off security with 4 matches to go.