Barclays Premier League Results 11th March 2012
Another Weekend of Premier league games draws to a close and Sunday brought about one of the more interesting Barclays Premier League results of the season so far. We begin our look at the Weekends Barclays Premier League Results at the Liberty Stadium where Swansea took on league leaders Man City.
Barclays Premier League Results – Swansea defeat league leaders
Newly promoted Swansea had been impressing the football world with its play this season in the Premier League and Sundays 1 nil win over City has proven they are a class outfit. An 83rd minute Luke Moore header gave Swansea the 1 nil win which could have been by a bigger margin if Joe Hart hadn’t saved Scott Sinclair’s penalty.
Man Utd top table – Barclays Premier League Results
The Barclays Premier League results at the Liberty meant that a win for Man Utd against West Brom at Old Trafford would send United to the top of the table. Which they duely obliged thanks to a Wayne Rooney double to give Man Utd the win and a 1 point lead on City atop of the Barclays Premier League table. It is the first time Man City have slipped off the top of the table in 5 months and will now have to topple United to win the title.
At this stage of the season the Barclays Premier League results also mean a lot at the bottom of the table and Blackburn picked up a vital 3 points over relegation rivals Wolves. 2 goals from Junior Hoilett gave Rovers the victory which sees them move 2 points clear of the drop & Wolves a point clear of safety.
In more of the latest Barclays Premier League results saw a controversial win for Bolton at the Reebok over QPR. QPR had a goal not given in the first half after Clint Hill’s header crossed the goal line but the goal wasn’t given. Bolton won the game 2-1 with goals from Pratley & Klasnic.
In the remaining 2012 Barclays Premier League results Villa grabbed a last gasp winner to beat Fulham 1-0, Chelsea beat Stoke 1 nil at Stamford Bridge with Sunderland defeating Liverpool 1 nil thanks to a goal from Bendtner. 2 final Barclays Premier League results saw Everton defeat Spurs 1 nil & today Norwich & Wigan battled to a 1-1 draw.