Barton, Faurlin and Campbell all scored in a fine QPR win at Wolves, likewise fellow promyed side Swansea put three past WBA at the Liberty. Everton lifted some gloom beating Wigan 3-1, and Norwich were the latest team to beat Bolton. 2-1 away.
Villa and Newcastle shared the spoils, but the result of the day was the chicken men from Blackburn beating a fragile Arsenal 4-3.
On Sunday Adebayor got two more and even Modric scored at Spurs stuffed Liverpool 4-0. Sunderland ebat Stoke by the same score, Fulham pegged Man City back to 2-2 after being 2-down and in the game of the weekend United comfortably saw off Chelsea 3-1 at the OT