With a 2-1 victory at Newcastle, Leicester climbed to within a point of League leaders Liverpool and Manchester United, while Manchester City won 3-1 at Chelsea FC after a corona virus outbreak and James Maddison and Youri Tielemans’ goals maintained the pressure on the Foxes at St James’ Park.
With a 4-0 win at West Brom, Arsenal continued their upward trend, and Harry Kane and Son Heung-min set the Premier League record for most goals in a season – 13 – in Tottenham’s 3-0 win over Leeds. Six games were postponed in the English Football League and another was cancelled due to snow, although another seven were cancelled due to coronavirus. By defeating 10-man Celtic 1-0 at Ibrox, Rangers took another major step toward their first Scottish Premiership title in a decade. By beating Gary Anderson 7-3 in a nail-biting final at Alexandra Palace, Gerwyn Price became the first Welshman to win the PDC World Championship. In the Gallagher Premiership, Exeter suffered their first loss since October as Wasps avenged the Premiership final last season with a 34-5 win over the champions. And after the success of Hudson De Grugy in the Unibet Extra Place Races Every Day Juvenile Hurdle at Sandown, jockey Jamie Moore celebrated his 800th win in Britain. Phil Foden scores Manchester City’s second goal in their 3: 1 victory over Chelsea (Andy Rain/PA) Alexandre Lacazette scores Arsenal’s fourth goal against West Brom at The Hawthorns (Michael Regan/PA) Harry Kane, left, (Andy Rain/PA) Harry Kane, left, celebrates with Son Heung-min, after scoring from t