Diego Costa scored Chelsea’s winner against Arsenal at the Emirates. Photograph: Epa

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West Ham   defender Winston Reid and Manchester United midfielder   Bastian Schweinsteiger clash during the  Premier League football match  at Old Trafford. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty Images

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Manchester United’s Matteo Darmian and Juan Mata during training at the Volkswagen Arena in Wolfsburg. Photo: Carl Recine/Reuters

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Diego Costa won’t face retrospective punishment for his clash with Martin Skrtel. Photograph: Reuters

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Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho stands with his coaching staff on the pitch after Liverpool’s 3-1 victory at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: Ian Kingron/AFP Photo/Getty Images

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Referee Mark Clattenburg talks to Chelseas Brazilian-born Spanish striker Diego Costa and Liverpool’s Martin Skrtel. Photograph: Getty Images

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Liverpool’s Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho  shoots to score his second goal during the Premier League match against   Chelsea  at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: Ian Kington/AFP

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Manchester United’s Jesse Lingard hits the bar during the derby match against Manchester City at Old Trafford. Photograph:    Jason Cairnduff/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic .

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Republic of Ireland international Ciaran Clark returns to the Aston Villa squad for their home clash against Swansea. Photograph:   Steve Langan/Inpho

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