Manchester City have made an enquiry for Romania defender Stefan Radu of Lazio as they look to sell Joleon Lescott.
Mesut Ozil and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scored 88 seconds apart to account for the only two scores of the day as Arsenal secured a tidy 0-2 against AFC Bournemouth.
AFC Bournemouth conceded two goals in quick concession and could not get back in the match as Arsenal kept a tidy defense and defeated the Cherries, 0-2.
Southampton pulled together in remarkable fashion to pull out a 1-0 win against West Ham while playing the final 36 minutes of the match a man down.
Everton dominated from beginning to end as they heaped more misery on slumping Stoke City.
Gianelli Imbula may be a promising talent but he wasn't nearly enough to reverse Stoke City's recent fortunes.
Leicester City made the biggest statement for their case to be title-winners this season, defeating Manchester City at The Etihad, 0-3, with two goals from Robert Huth.
Manchester City had a chance to jump above Leicester City for top spot in the table with a home win today, but they were beaten handily by the Foxes, 1-3
Tottenham pressured the Watford defense in the final third all afternoon and finally broke through with a Kieran Trippier goal to edge the Hornets, 1-0, raising them to second place in the table.
Joleon Lescott and Gabby Agbonlahor helped Aston Villa earn their third win of the season.
Wahbi Khazri is proving to be just the player this Sunderland attack needed to make a survival push after the Black Cats came from two goals down to salvage a 2-2 draw.
Gylfi Sigurdsson scored a beautiful goal to help Swansea earn a point in their home match against Crystal Palace.