Liverpool equalled the biggest win in Premier League history with a 9-0 thrashing of Bournemouth at Anfield.
Champions Manchester City recovered from being 2-0 down at home to Crystal Palace as Erling Haaland scored a second-half hat-trick, while Arsenal also came from behind to beat Fulham 2-1 and retain their 100 per cent record.
Away from football, Red Bull’s Max Verstappen won the Belgian Grand Prix from 14th on the grid, England’s cricketers beat South Africa by an innings and 85 runs to level their Test series and Rory McIlroy won the FedEx Cup for a record third time.
The number of venues vying to be part of a British Isles bid for the 2028 European Championship has been cut to 10 in England, with the homes of Arsenal and Leeds United among those currently out of the running.
Granit Xhaka has hailed Ethan Nwaneri as a “special” player with a “big future”, but he believes Arsenal must “protect” the 15-year-old after he shot to fame. Nwaneri made history on Sunday as he became the Premier League’s youngest ever player by coming on for the final minutes of Arsenal’s 3-0 win at Brentford. The midfielder was aged just 15 years and 181 days when he was brought off the bench by Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta, beating the previous Premier League record of Liverpool midfielder Harvey Elliot - who was 16 years and 30 days.