West Ham remain in the top four after beating struggling Leicester City who are without a win in 12 matches.
Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert says Gabriel Agbonlahor's red card was not justified as Ashley Young said to Brad Guzan that he made the foul.
Hull City manager Steve Bruce admits his team are going through a "difficult time" after their 1-0 defeat to Swansea at the KC Stadium.
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino says Erik Lamela's winner is "unbelievable" and is better than Ashley Barnes' effort as his side win 2-1 at home to Burnley.
Burnley manager Sean Dyche questions the referees decision not to give a push from Harry Kane in the build up to Tottenham's first goal in their 2-1 loss at White Hart Lane.
West Brom boss Alan Irvine hails QPR striker Charlie Austin as "a top player" after his hat-trick consigned the Baggies to a 3-2 Premier League defeat at Loftus Road.
Queens Park Rangers boss Harry Redknapp describes his side's 3-2 victory over fellow strugglers West Bromwich Albion as "a fantastic day".
Ki Sung-Yueng's fortuitous goal gives Swansea victory over Hull City in their Premier League match at the KC Stadium.
Swansea City manager Garry Monk says Ki Sung-Yeung's performance was "incredible" in their 1-0 victory over Hull City.
Luis Suarez scores his first league goal for Barcelona who close to within a point of Real Madrid before Spain's winter break.
BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on singer Olly Murs in his latest Premier League predictions.
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says he is "very frustrated" that his side "gave away two points" in their 1-1 draw against Aston Villa.
Borussia Dortmund could finish 2014 bottom of the Bundesliga after losing at relegation rivals Werder Bremen.
Southampton end their run of five straight defeats as they beat Everton to stay in the Premier League top five.
Former England keeper David James concedes an injury-time goal as Atletico Kolkata win the inaugural Indian Super League.
Erik Lamela scores the winner as Tottenham beat Burnley at White Hart Lane to move up to sixth in the Premier League.
Aberdeen move into second place in the Scottish Premiership after a slim win over struggling Kilmarnock.
Linfield will take a four-point lead into Christmas in the Irish Premiership after this win over Portadown.
Manchester United's six-game winning run ends as Aston Villa survive with 10 men to hold on for a draw at Villa Park.
John Sutton's goal against his former club, St Mirren, gives Ian Baraclough a debut win as Motherwell manager.