Premiership news

Saturday 1 December 2001

Fulham sit in 13th spot in tonight's Premiership table after Saturday's top flight fixtures. The Whites now have two games in hand of the three Club's directly above them in the league table...

Foxes stun Villa - Leicester climb out of the bottom three with a 2-0 win at Aston Villa.

Boro too good for Rovers - Alen Boksic scores the only goal of the game as Middlesbrough beat Blackburn.

Charlton deny Newcastle - Alan Shearer is sent off as Newcastle let the lead slip in a 1-1 draw with Charlton.

Liverpool edge out Derby - Michael Owen confirms Liverpool as Premiership leaders with the winner in a 1-0 victory at Derby.

Arsenal ease past Ipswich - Arsenal leave Ipswich rooted to the bottom of the table with a comfortable 2-0 win at Portman Road.

Phillips stuns Hammers - Kevin Phillips' late goal seals a 1-0 win for Sunderland against plucky West Ham.

Man Utd lost at home - Manchester United suffer their fifth defeat of the season as Chelsea win 3-0 at Old Trafford.