Liverpool's Spanish striker Fernando Torres (3rd R) celebrates scoring the opening goal with team-mates.
Manchester United's Bulgarian striker Dimitar Berbatov (2nd R) scores the opening goal.
Manchester United's Bulgarian striker Dimitar Berbatov (R) celebrates scoring his second goal with team-mates.
Arsenal's Dutch striker Robin van Persie (L) scores the opening goal past Wigan's Omani goalkeeper Ali Al Habsi.
Arsenal's Dutch striker Robin van Persie celebrates scoring his second goal.
Newcastle United's Argentinian defender Fabricio Coloccini (2nd L) celebrates scoring his goal with English striker Leon Best (L) and Argentinian midfielder Jonas Gutierrez.
Referee Mark Halsey embraces Tottenham Hotspur's Dutch midfielder Rafael Van der Vaart.
Aston Villa's English striker Darren Bent celebrates scoring the opening goal on his debut.
Aston Villa's US goalkeeper Brad Friedel (2nd R) attempts to punch the ball as Manchester City's Bosnian striker Edin Dzeko (4th L) heads the ball.
Chelsea captain John Terry (L) and Bolton Wanderers captain Kevin Davies place wreaths by the side of the pitch following the death of former Bolton and England footballer Nat Lofthouse who died recently.
In pictures: Action from this week’s English Premier League matches as Manchester United cemented their place at the top of the table and Manchester City’s title push suffered a blow while Chelsea returned to form. Photos by AFP.