​Willian had given Chelsea a first-half lead with an inswinging free-kick from the left that caught out keeper Lee Grant at his near post.

Martins Indi had his goal ruled out for a push by Berahino on Cesar Azpilicueta but the home side drew level when Cahill was ruled to have pushed Jon Walters, who blasted in the penalty.

The visitors had nearly all the chances, with Marcos Alonso firing a free-kick against the bar and Pedro was also denied by a fine Grant save.

The England defender settled a heated encounter three minutes from time by sweeping home after Stoke failed to clear a Willian corner.

Everton was in fine form when they hosted Hull City over at Goodison park .
Dominic Calvert-Lewin scored his first premier league goal to put Everton ahead when he home scored at close range from a Tom Davies’s low cross 9 minute into the match.

Sam Clucas and Andrew Robertson both wasted chances for the visitors before Tom Huddlestone was shown a straight red card for a nasty challenge on Idrissa Gueye in the 73rd minute.

In the 78th minute Substitute Enner Valencia doubled Everton’s lead before Lukaku struck twice in stoppage time to take his Premier League tally to 21 this season.

Arsenal suffered a fourth defeat in five league games as Craig Dawson’s double helped West Brom inflict a major blow to the Gunners’ hopes of a top-four finish.

Dawson capitalised on some awful defending from the Gunners to head both of his goals from corners – the first to give the Baggies the lead, the second to seal their win.

Arsenal had initially rallied after falling behind, levelling through Alexis Sanchez’s close-range finish – the Chilean forward’s 18th league goal of the season.

However, they fell behind again 10 minutes into the second half when substitute Hal Robson-Kanu rolled the ball home with only his second touch after coming on.

Arsenal, who lost goalkeeper Petr Cech to injury, were outfought and unable to rally a second time, their challenge wilting soon after Danny Welbeck’s header from a corner struck the crossbar.

It was an eventful encounter, both on the pitch and above it as two planes pulling banners – one pro-Arsene Wenger and the other against the Arsenal boss – made circles around The Hawthorns.

Crystal Palace earned their third successive victory thanks to an own goal by Watford’s Troy Deeney at Selhurst Park.

The Hornets captain headed Yohan Cabaye’s free-kick into his own net at the near post after 68 minutes.

Watford were unfortunate, however, as Abdoulaye Doucoure appeared to be fouled by Luka Milivojevic before Palace won the free-kick.

Sam Allardyce’s side failed to have a shot on target in the match but improved after the goal and deserved the win.

Victory moves the Eagles up to 16th, four points clear of the relegation zone while Watford stay 13th, just three points ahead of Palace.

Crystal Palace came into the game on the back of narrow wins over Middlesbrough and West Brom and once again battled their way to victory.

Sam Allardyce’s side did not force Heurelho Gomes into a save in the Hornets goals but did have chances to add to their goal in the second half through Cabaye, Christian Benteke and Wilfried Zaha.

Palace have won three consecutive Premier League games without conceding a goal – classic Allardyce perhaps, but only the third time the Eagles have managed it.

Palace were 19th on 19 points after defeat by Stoke on 11 February but now, with home games against Leicester, Burnley and Hull to come, have taken a huge step towards safety.

Finally Leicester city scored twice inside the first seven minutes as Riyad Mahrez’s cross evaded Hammers keeper Darren Randolph before an unmarked Robert Huth headed in Marc Albrighton’s deft chipped pass following an excellent set-piece move.

Manuel Lanzini put the hosts back in contention with a sublime free-kick on 20 minutes, only for Jamie Vardy to restore his side’s two-goal advantage before the break as he pounced on lax defending from Albrighton’s corner to strike high past Randolph.

After the interval, Andre Ayew headed in after Andy Carroll won the ball at the back post from a corner as West Ham exerted constant pressure on the visitors in a dramatic finale.

However, Kasper Schmeichel made two tremendous saves to deny Carroll from close range late on and ensure a fourth straight victory for the Foxes under new manager Craig Shakespeare as they move six points clear of the Premier League relegation zone.

Westham are now without a win in five league games as their struggles in the first year at the London Stadium continue.

Source :Bbc football

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