Arsenal scored three goals in eight minutes to earn a comfortable 4-1 win over Wigan Athletic, relegating the FA Cup winners and pushing the gunners back into the top four, while Manchester City beat Reading 2-0.
Tottenham Hotspur claimed a late point at Wigan Athletic to keep their hopes of UEFA Champions League qualification alive, while Everton kept up their European qualification hopes by claiming a 1-0 win against Fulham.
Goals on either side of the interval from Samir Nasri and Sergio Aguero gave Manchester City a 2-1 win over Chelsea, earning City their tenth appearance in the FA Cup final where they will take on Wigan Athletic.
Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini does not feel his side are under any extra pressure to deliver in the FA Cup, despite his side faltering in the defence of their Premier League crown and in Europe.
A brilliant goal from substitute Sergio Aguero earned second-placed Manchester City a 2-1 win at leaders Manchester United that cut the gap between them to 12 points.
Roberto Mancini has discussed Manchester City’s pursuit of Manchester United, their upcoming clash with Everton, the fitness of Vincent Kompany and Sergio Aguero, and talk of him taking over at Zenit.