Arsenal suffered another injury blow on Wednesday when the Brazilian defender Gabriel Paulista limped off during the first half at Loftus Road after tweaking his hamstring.
Garry Monk confirmed post-match on Wednesday that striker Bafetimbi Gomis had been taken to hospital as a precaution following his collapse on the field of play moments after Tottenham opened the scoring.
Manchester City returned to winning ways as David Silva's close-range goal increased battling Leicester City's relegation worries.
Tottenham earned a first win in six games as they bounced back from losing the League Cup final by beating Swansea.
Daniel Sturridge scored in Liverpool's 2-0 win over Burnley.
Everton continue to look a shell of last year's surprise package as they dropped another decision, this time 2-0 to Stoke City at the Britannia.
Victor Moses scored in the 32nd minute and Mame Biram Diouf iced it late as Stoke City heaped more misery on Everton with a 2-0 win at the Britannia.
Eden Hazard scored early on to give Chelsea a 1-0 win over West Ham United.
Papiss Cisse was at the center of a spitting incident that could see both he and Jonny Evans retrospectively banned as Newcastle United lost to Manchester United on an Ashley Young goal at the death.
Ashley Young scored in the 89th minute to save Manchester United blushes after a listless performance at St James Park.
Charlie Austin scored another goal but his team couldn't come back from a 2-0 deficit and dropped a 2-1 decision to Arsenal at Loftus Road.
Alexis Sanchez hasn't been at his best since a late January injury spell but he broke out of his slump in style with a goal and an incisive pass on another in Arsenal's 2-1 win over QPR at Loftus Road.
Lee Cattermole will serve a two match suspension for picking up his 10th yellow card of the season in Sunderland's 1-1 draw with Hull.
Jordon Ibe has been ruled out for between 3-4 weeks after the Liverpool youngster damaged lateral knee ligaments during last Thursdays’ Europa League game against Besiktas.
Alan Hutton will miss Aston Villa's next two matches due to being booked once again.