LEICESTER: Arsenal revived their hopes of playing in European competition next season after goals from David Luiz, Alexandre Lacazette and Nicolas Pepe helped them to a 3-1 win at Leicester City in an entertaining Premier League clash today. Gareth Bale produced his most impressive performance since returning on loan to Tottenham Hotspur with two goals in his side’s 4-0 win over Burnley.
Bayern back to winning ways
MUNICH: Bundesliga top scorer Robert Lewandowski and Serge Gnabry both struck twice as Bayern Munich crushed Cologne 5-1 on Saturday for a first win in three league games to stay two points clear at the top. The champions, who next week host Borussia Dortmund, are on 52 points, with Leipzig second on 50
Lukaku takes seconds to score
MILAN: Inter Milan moved seven points clear at the top of Serie A today as Romelu Lukaku scored after 32 seconds and bagged an assist in a 3-0 win over midtable Genoa. The Belgian striker drove through the heart of the visiting defence and fired in his 18th league goal of the season to register his club’s second fastest Serie A strike since Opta started taking records in 2004.
Mbappe nets double
PARIS: Paris St Germain’s Kylian Mbappe bagged a double as they hammered bottom side Dijon 4-0 away to cut Lille’s Ligue 1 lead to one point on Saturday. Mbappe added to Moise Kean’s early opener with Danilo Pereira wrapping it up late on to lift PSG to second. PSG were without the injured Neymar, Angel Di Maria and Marco Verratti. Reuters