Shola Ameobi scored his first goal in ages to give NEwcastle United the lead and end their scoring drought, but the Magpies would rack up injuries and concede twice to eventually come up empty-handed in a 1-2 loss to Swansea 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.
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.
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.
Brad Guzan kept a clean sheet on way to a 0-0 draw against Southampton.
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.
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.
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.
Christian Eriksen registered two assists, both from set pieces, to help propel Tottenham over Fulham 3-1.
Rafael's hamstring injury has persisted with the right back to miss Manchester United's match with Champions League hopefuls Everton.
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.
Marouane Fellaini has recovered and will be fit to face former club Everton in Week 35.
Arsenal's record signing Mesut Ozil may figure in Sunday's dress rehearsal for the FA Cup Final against Hull City.
Artur Boruc has recovered from a back injury and is expected to start against Aston Villa this weekend.
Joey O'Brien has recovered from a shoulder injury and is available for selection for this weekend's match.