EPL Round-Up: Emmanuel Dennis powers Watford to victory in seven-arrangement thriller


Chelsea scored seven dreams within the early kick-off in opposition to Norwich to expand their lead on the EPL table.

Nigerian forward Emmanuel Dennis made a wide impact on Saturday; coming off the bench to present two assists and then cap off his beautiful efficiency with a arrangement for Watford in their 5-2 take dangle of away to Everton.

With Watford trailing 2-1 after 63 minutes, Dennis used to be brought in for Ismaila Sarr a minute after by coach Claudio Ranieri.

That decision by the Italian manager became to be save on as the entrant of the Nigerian forward modified the game in favour of the Hornets.

Juraj Kukac fired Watford’s level within the 78th minute and from then, it used to be Dennis the full capability.

Emmanuel Dennis at the game
Emmanuel Dennis at the game

The Nigerian supplied two assists for Josh King within the 80th and 86th minutes sooner than scoring in added time.

The hat-trick by King all thanks to Dennis saw him transform the third player to attain a Premier League hat-trick in opposition to a aspect he’s previously performed for within the competition, after Andy Cole (for Manchester United in opposition to Newcastle) and Marcus Zigzag (for Wigan versus Blackburn)

Though Alex Iwobi used to be induced within the 77th minute, he could per chance per chance no longer change the fortunes of the Toffees as his compatriot did for the Hornets.

Booked within the 44th minute, William Troost-Ekong used to be in action from birth up to prevail in for Watford within the seven-arrangement thriller.

Watford had suffered a 5-0 defeat in opposition to Liverpool at Vicarage Road in their final league match, extending their winless dawdle to three but they enjoy got now returned to winning programs.

Earlier, Mason Mount scored his first-ever Chelsea hat-trick as the Premier League leaders recorded an emphatic 7-0 take dangle of in opposition to 10-man Norwich,

Mason Mount
Mason Mount

The reliable take dangle of saw Thomas Tuchel’s dominant aspect breeze four aspects clear at the summit within the early weekend kick-off.

Callum Hudson-Odoi, Ben Chilwell and fellow defender Reece James all scored for Chelsea on Saturday while Ben Gibson used to be sent off for rock-bottom Norwich.

It’s Chelsea’s biggest take dangle of of the Tuchel expertise to this level and their most emphatic scoreline since inserting eight previous Aston Villa with out reply relieve in 2012.

Also, on Saturday, Wolverhampton Wanderers had been denied what would enjoy been their fourth victory on the soar by a late penalty which helped Leeds power a 1-1 arrangement at Elland Road.

Wolverhampton Wanderers
Wolverhampton Wanderers

Crystal Palace and Newcastle United ended their sport in an similar 1-1 arrangement and while the game at St Mary’s also resulted in a stalemate, it used to be 2-2 between Southampton and Burnley.

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