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Costa scores again, Arsenal battle back at Everton

Published: Saturday 23 August 2014, 20.35CET
Diego Costa scored for the second match running as Chelsea FC dug deep to beat Leicester City FC 2-0 on a day when Arsenal FC posted a 2-2 comeback draw at Everton FC.

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Published: Saturday 23 August 2014, 20.35CET

Costa scores again, Arsenal battle back at Everton

Diego Costa scored for the second match running as Chelsea FC dug deep to beat Leicester City FC 2-0 on a day when Arsenal FC posted a 2-2 comeback draw at Everton FC.

Main headlines
• Second-half strikes from Diego Costa and Eden Hazard earn Chelsea their second top-flight victory in five days.
• Didier Drogba comes on in the 80th minute against Leicester for his first Premier League appearance at Stamford Bridge since 13 May 2012.
• Trailing 2-0 at the break, Arsenal score twice in the remaining seven minutes – through Aaron Ramsey and Olivier Giroud – to deny Everton.
• Gylfi Sigurdsson sets up Nathan Dyer's 23rd-minute winner against Burnley FC as Swansea City AFC extend their 100% start.

Premier League wrap
• Mauro Zárate opens his West Ham United FC account in a comprehensive win at Crystal Palace FC, whose search for a manager continues.
• Ronald Koeman's first home match in charge of Southampton FC ends in a 0-0 draw against West Bromwich Albion FC.
• Newcastle United FC give Siem de Jong his debut from the bench and have Mike Williamson sent off in a goalless stalemate at Aston Villa FC.

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Results

English Premier League 2014/15

Matches
HomeAway
Last updated: 23/08/2014 20:25 CET

23/08/2014

EvertonEverton2-2ArsenalArsenal

Coleman 19, S. Naismith 45

Ramsey 83, Giroud 90

Venue: Liverpool

23/08/2014

ChelseaChelsea2-0LeicesterLeicester

Diego Costa 62, Hazard 77

Venue: London

23/08/2014

Crystal PalaceCrystal Palace1-3West HamWest Ham

Chamakh 48

Zárate 34, Downing 37, C. Cole 62

Venue: London

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SouthamptonSouthampton0-0West BromWest Brom

Venue: Southampton

23/08/2014

SwanseaSwansea1-0BurnleyBurnley

Dyer 23

Venue: Swansea

23/08/2014

Aston VillaAston Villa0-0NewcastleNewcastle

Venue: Birmingham

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