Chelsea continue their push for a 3rd League title with a late winner from under fire skipper John Terry. Terry headed home the goal late-on to secure another 3 points for Ancelotties men (The Chelsea manager).
In the super Sunday clash Manchester United took all 3 points in a mouth watering encounter at the Emirates stadium where they won 3–1 away at Arsenal. Rooney was the key man again with a goal either side of an own goal and a well placed finish from Park (the Korean import). United are chasing Chelsea at the top of the Ladder as Arsenal need to dig deep as they face another tough test away at Chelsea this weekend.
In the battle for the Champions League places, Villa, Man City and Liverpool all won, whilst Tottenham lost ground with a hard fought one-point away at Birmingham.
At the wrong end of the table, Wolverhampton came from behind twice to secure a vital point away to fellow struggler's Hull City, Whilst Burnley, Bolton, Portsmouth and Wigan all failed to pick up any points. West Ham and Blackburn also shared the spoils with solid defensive displays in a goalless draw in East London.
There are 2 catch up games this week due to snow with Chelsea travelling north to Hull and Fulham hosting Portsmouth. Next weekend Arsenal travel to local rivals Chelsea in the game of the week, whilst Burnley are at home to West Ham in the relegation battle.
UK Football Chaplaincy 'SCORE' continues to have a major input into the lives of EPL footballers and their families.
Their sister ministry, UK Christians in Sport has a ministry to the Christians who are professional soccer players.
In Australia's A-League football competition, the upset of the round last weekend was Brisbane Roar defeating Sydney Football Club (SFC) 1-0. Former Socceroo Gerry Gomez who is the spiritual advisor to SFC interview with the Australian Missionary News can be viewed at .
This Sports News Chief Advisor was Wesley Tronson who two years ago was a member of Manchester Juniors Soccer team which was the only English team to have won an International Tournament (in Prague) in that year.