Premier League half time update: Saints flying, Chelsea fight back

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On Saturday there are eight Premier League games on an incredibly busy day of action.

Following Manchester City and Arsenal’s 2-2 draw in the early match, six more games kicked off at 10 a.m. ET. At half time of those matches there is plenty more drama.

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Here is an update on what’s going on around the league at half time of those games.

Chelsea 1-1 Swansea City

The Swans took an early lead via a John Terry own goal but Diego Costa equalized right on half time to set things up beautifully.

Crystal Palace 0-0 Burnley 

Stalemate at Selhurst so far but Wilfried Zaha has come the closest to scoring.

Southampton 2-0 Newcastle

Saints are absolutely flying as they went 2-0 up inside the first 20 minutes at St. Mary’s. Graziano Pelle scored both as the pressure is mounting on Alan Pardew as Newcastle boss.

Stoke City 0-0 Leicester City

The Potters should be ahead as Peter Crouch has peppered the Leicester goal. However, he has yet to hit the target as the Foxes are still alive.

Sunderland 1-1 Tottenham Hotspur

Nacet Chadli puts Spurs ahead but Adam Johnson equalized for Sunderland in a fast-paced game in the North East.

West Bromwich Albion 0-1 Everton 

Romelu Lukaku scored against his old team to put the Toffees 1-0 up at the Hawthorns.