Chelsea in the Premier League win at Burnley (2-1) and is, therefore, two points up at Tottenham Hotspur.
Victor Moses celebrates with Pedro.
The difference between the number four and five, both from London, is still five points. The top four of England may take part in the Champions League. The Spurs played Tuesday tie (1-1) against Brighton & Hove.
An own goal from the Irishman Kevin Long put Chelsea in the first half on the lead. After more than an hour came to the end in the name of Ashley Barnes. Victor Moses, a Nigerian, put up by Manchester City dethroned champion then 2-1.
Southampton, with Wesley Hoedt as basisspeler, earned a point at Leicester City (0-0). The Saints remain, nevertheless, eighteenth, a place that is at the end of the ride degradation will result.