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Premier League round-up: Leicester seal emotional victory and Newcastle finally win

first_imgManchester United’s dramatic victory over Bournemouth set the tone for a pulsating day of Premier League action.Here’s what happened in the 3pm kick-offs…Cardiff 0-1 Leicester huge blow Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move Latest Football News REVEALED MONEY REVEALED ADVICE Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions Everton defender Seamus Coleman definitively answered his critics with the decisive second in a 3-1 win over Brighton which saw Richarlison score twice.The Republic of Ireland defender, who missed 10 months with an horrific double break of his leg in March 2017, registered his first goal for 652 days.Coleman struck after Lewis Dunk’s header had cancelled out Richarlison’s fifth of the season midway through the first half, although the Brazil international had the final say when he capitalised on Dunk’s 77th-minute error to end Brighton’s mini-resurgence. Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Coleman was back among the goals BEST OF Leicester City star Demarai Gray pays tribute to Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha after scoring against Cardiff Ayoze Perez sealed a desperately-needed win for Newcastle 4center_img Ayoze Perez headed Newcastle to their first Premier League win of the season at the 11th attempt as Watford were made to pay for missed opportunities.Perez glanced fellow substitute Ki Sung-yueng’s driven 65th-minute free-kick home to claim a priceless 1-0 victory at the end of another testing week for Rafael Benitez and his players.Benitez had backed skipper Jamaal Lascelles’ call for a united front in the run-up to the game, and he certainly got it as a team which lost Yoshinori Muto, Lascelles and Jonjo Shelvey to injury inside six minutes either side of half-time scrapped its way to the finishing line in front of a vociferous crowd of 49,157.West Ham 4-2 Burnley Felipe Anderson was the star for West Ham Leicester honoured the memory of owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha with a 1-0 win at Cardiff.Demarai Gray claimed the 55th-minute winner to provoke an outpouring of emotion, both on the pitch and in the stand housing the visiting Leicester supporters, rarely seen in football.Srivaddhanaprabha and four others were killed when his helicopter crashed just yards from the King Power Stadium after last Saturday’s game against West Ham.Newcastle 1-0 Watford Felipe Anderson at last began to justify his record price tag by with two-well-taken goals guiding West Ham to a 4-2 victory over Burnley.It was far from plain sailng for the hosts, though, after they were twice pegged back by goals from Johann Berg Gudmundsson and Chris Wood.Marko Arnautovic had opened the scoring but, despite a dominant display, they were never assured of the points until Javier Hernandez struck the fourth in stoppage time.Everton 3-1 Brighton no dice Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade 4 RANKED 4 Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury 4 Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red cardlast_img read more