It was a remarkable match that finished with Chelsea two men down, reflecting on their first defeat of the season and harbouring a deep sense of injustice about the controversies that accompanied Manchester United's first league win at Stamford Bridge for a decade.
"Scouse wit" is how Brendan Rodgers described the way Luis Suárez flung himself to the floor in front of David Moyes, the man who had accused him of diving.
Southampton are proving a dangerous team but they will survive in the Premier League only if they start doing more damage to opponents than themselves.
As Alan Pardew shook hands with Steve Clarke at the final whistle he had only one word for his West Bromwich Albion counterpart. "Sorry," said Newcastle United's manager after seeing his side secure a most flattering three points thanks to Papiss Cissé's inadvertent late winner.
The French side who dominated the league in the 2000's are strapped for cash and their chairman has admitted they will let players go. Could Liverpool, Arsenal, Fulham, West Ham, Everton, Tottenham Hotspur and more be in line to benefit from their financial misgivings.
There was a certain inevitability to the 219th Merseyside derby from the moment David Moyes condemned Luis Suárez for theatrics on Friday. Sure enough, and as always, the Liverpool striker was at the heart of an absorbing contest with a crucial role in both Liverpool goals and one wrongly disallowed for offside in stoppage time as Everton produced a fine comeback to salvage a point.
The Dutch 16-year-old has yet to feature for PSV Eindhoven's first team but that has not stopped mass interest from across the continent in his talents. What ten facts can we tell you about a player being dubbed one of the best young talents in the world.
With rumours arising of the French international potentially arriving at The Emirates from Real Madrid could it really happen? What conditions would predate a deal?
The blonde bombshell is catching the eye in the competition especially after scoring a double in his last appearance against VfL Wolfsburg. Is there a future for him at White Hart Lane?
Nick Clegg has cautioned against the triumphalism displayed by the prime minister over last week's economic growth figures, warning that the recovery will be "fitful" and that London will no longer "bail out" the rest of the country.