An enduring day in all the leagues all over Europe saw some fine action all over. While Chelsea went three clear at the top of the Premier League table thnaks to the 3-1 away win over Fulham, Arsenal;s title hopes all but dashed as they crashed to a 0- reversal at the hands of Stoke City. Bundesliga action saw Werder Bremen and Dortmund recording wins but Bayer Leverkusen lost 0-1 to Mainz.
Here are the flicks of the day :
Fernando Torres missed an almost open net following Eden Hazrd wonderful looping cross from the left. The Spaniad should have buried it. Torres miss:
Torres however came up with a magic of his own, laying a wonderful ball into Andre Schurrle for the latter’s thrid of the afternoon against Fulham. It meant Jose Mourinho’s men consolidate their pole position for their Premier League title aspirations. Torres assists Schurrle third strike:
Loic Remy scored Newcastle United’s second to double the Magpies lead at Hull City. Newcastle won the match by 4-1. Here is Remy’s one touch effort to swivel the ball past the goalkeeper to slot it into an open net. Remy goal:
Pardew however made the headlines for the wrong reasons headbutting Hull’s Meyler on the sidelines. Alan Pardew’s headbutt:
Fotball News Tweet:
Has Alan Pardew taken the idea of Vince McMahon owning Newcastle too far with his headbutt?
— Football News (@FootyNews_8) March 1, 2014
How about this cheeky backheel goal from Mainz’s Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting against Leverkusen to pick up a shock 1-0 at the Bay Arena:
Aaron Hunt’s incredible flick assist for Werder Bremen’s winner agaianst Hamburg