- Ralph Hasenhüttl loses his first game with Southampton FC at Cardiff City.
- Mohamed Salah scores three goals in Liverpool's 4-0 win at AFC Bournemouth.
Ralph Hasenhüttl has suffered a defeat in his debut as team manager of England's first division side FC Southampton. The former Bundesliga coach lost with his team the basement battle at Cardiff City 0: 1 (0: 0), Southampton remain table bottom last. The goal by Callum Paterson (74.) was preceded by a serious blunder of former Bundesliga professional Jannik Vestergaard.
Previously, FC Liverpool, with team manager Jürgen Klopp, had at least temporarily taken the top spot in the Premier League thanks to three-goal scorer Mohamed Salah. The Reds won 4-0 (1-0) at AFC Bournemouth and now have 42 points. Salah was successful in the 25th, in the 48th and in the 77th minute, also met Steve Cook (68th) into its own network. "The whole game was great – not just the goals," Klopp told the BBC. Salah is now equal to ten league goals with the former Dortmunder Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang at number one on the scoresheet.
Defending champion Manchester City (41) had a chance to pull past Liverpool on Saturday afternoon. The team of team manager Pep Guardiola enters the top match at Chelsea.
Once again without Mesut Özil, Arsenal defeated Huddersfield Town with team manager David Wagner 1-0 (0-0). Arsenal now have 34 points after Lucas Torreira's (83 ') goal. Manchester United prevailed against FC Fulham with World Champion Andre Schürrle 4: 1 (3: 0). Ashley Young (13th), Juan Mata (28th), Romelu Lukaku (42nd) and Marcus Rashford (83rd) scored for United, while Aboubakar Kamara (67th) scored a penalty.
Sevilla FC missed out on top of the Spanish Primera Division squad. Coach Pablo Machin's team did not beat Valencia 1-0 (1-0) and are tied for second place with defending champions FC Barcelona (28). Mouctar Diakhaby (90 '+ 3') compensated for the hosts 'lead by Pablo Sabaria (55') late. The Catalans play in the evening (20.45 clock) in the derby at city rivals Espanyol.
Borussia Dortmund's Champions League group opponent Atletico Madrid drew first on points with Barcelona. The team of Diego Simeone defeated Deportivo Alaves 3: 0 (1: 0) Nikola Kalinic (25), the French World Champion Antoine Griezman (82) and Rodrigo (87) met for Atletico