EPL: Edin Dzeko brace helps City down United in Manchester derby
Edin Dzeko scored twice as Manchester City heaped more misery on Manchester United F.C. with a 3-0 victory on Tuesday to move to within three points of Premier League leaders Chelsea with two games in hand. (All images from AFP)
Yaya Toure rubbed salt into United's wounds with a third goal in the 90th minute as Manuel Pellegrini's men, now second in the table, completed a derby double following a 4-1 win over United at Eastlands in September.
Arsenal's spluttering title challenge suffered another major blow as Mathieu Flamini's last-gasp own goal forced the Gunners to settle for a 2-2 draw against Swansea City on Tuesday.
Arsene Wenger's side looked set to bounce back from Saturday's humiliating 6-0 defeat at Chelsea after two goals in the space of 60 seconds midway through the second half from Lukas Podolski and then Olivier Giroud (centre) erased Wilfried Bony's early opener at the Emirates Stadium.
Romelu Lukaku was one of the three scorers for Everton as they beat Newcastle 3-0.