- English Premier League: Two goals in the last five minutes by Van Persie and Hleb give Arsenal a 2-1 home win over Fulham. Healy had scored in the first minute after a Lehmann mis-kick.
- English Premier League: Birmingham held Chelsea 2-2 at half-time at Stamford Bridge but a goal by Essien after five minutes of the second half gave Chelsea all three points.
- English Premier League: 10 man Reading withstood a 90 minute siege to win a point. Manchester United created over 20 chances but failed to score. Rooney limped off injured a half-time to give Nani his debut in the Premier League.