English Premiership League week 8
Match day 12 of the English Premiership
Match day 12 of the English Premiership claimed another scalp as Tony Pulis was sacked by West Brom Albion following a 4-0 defeat at Stamford Bridge by Chelsea . Manchester City remained 8 points clear of Manchester United at the top of the log standings after both teams won their Saturday matches against Leicester City and Newcastle. As Channel Africa’s Sports Editor Thabiso Ntema reviews match day 12 , the bottom three teams Crystal Palace , Swansea and West Ham failed to secure wins and retained their precarious positions.