Shola Ameobi scored on the hour as Newcastle drew with Portuguese side Pacos.
Kieran Gibbs will miss yet another Arsenal match due to injury with the ankle injury that kept him out of the Everton and West Ham matches persisting for one more week.
Rafael's hamstring injury has persisted with the right back to miss Manchester United's match with Champions League hopefuls Everton.
Christian Eriksen registered two assists, both from set pieces, to help propel Tottenham over Fulham 3-1.
Steve Sidwell added to his team leading goal total by scoring his seventh of the season today, but it was not enough to get a positive result as Fulham lost to Tottenham 3-1.
Mile Jedinak converted a penalty drawn by Cameron Jerome for the only goal in Crystal Palace's 1-0 win against West Ham United at the Boleyn Ground.
Pablo Armero failed to take advantage of his starting opportunity as he was at fault in the match's key moment as he conceded a penalty to Cameron Jerome that Mile Jedinak conceded.
Brad Guzan kept a clean sheet on way to a 0-0 draw against Southampton.
Peter Whittingham converted an early second half penalty to earn Cardiff City a 1-1 draw with Stoke City in Week 35 action on Saturday.
It was the battle of the penalty takers as Marko Arnautovic and Peter Whittingham both scored from the spot for the only goals in the 1-1 draw between Cardiff City and Stoke City.
Wifried Bony continued his productive first season in the Premier League by scoring his 12th and 13th goals of the season to help Swansea City defeat Newcastle United 1-2, and earn three crucial points in the process.
Arsenal's record signing Mesut Ozil may figure in Sunday's dress rehearsal for the FA Cup Final against Hull City.