Everton have now finalized a loan agreement with Chelsea for the services of Christian Atsu for one year.
Injury and suspension riddled Watford predictably dropped a 3-1 decision to high flying West Brom.
Jonathan Walters and Marc Muniesa provided first-half goals as Stoke City cruised to a 2-0 win over Burnley at home on Saturday.
Burnley remain winless away from home after a 2-0 loss at Stoke City on Saturday.
Swansea City managed to win a goalfest last week but had no answers for Tottenham as Spurs scored five times unanswered to grab a 5-0 win.
The results are starting to turn Sunderland's way, after a rocky start for David Moyes, with a 2-1 win against Leicester City on Saturday.
Leicester City is in serious danger of becoming a relegation candidate following a 2-1 loss to Sunderland.
Chris Brunt turned back the clock with a goal and an assist as West Brom beat Watford 3-1 at the Hawthorns.
Tottenham were peppering the Swansea City net all afternoon, as Christian Eriksen led the way to a dominant 5-0 win.
Crystal Palace confounded all expectations and form to end their six match losing streak in the PL with a 3-0 win over Southampton at Selhurst Park.
Chelsea have now run off eight straight wins after coming from behind on Manchester City's ground to win, 1-3.
Manchester City were ahead at halftime but were outplayed in the second frame, as Chlesea would score three times unanswered and the Citizens made matters worse with two players sent off in the final minute of the match.