The hectic Christmas period of the 2012/13 Premier League season has seen Manchester United seven points clear on top of the table.
The Red Devils hammered Wigan Athletic 4-0 at the DW Stadium on New Years’ Day with both Robin van Persie and Javier Hernandez netting doubles with the Dutchman leading the scoring charts on 16 goals.
Reigning champions Manchester City remained seven points behind their crosstown rivals courtesy of a 3-0 home triumph over Stoke City thanks to goals from Pablo Zabaleta, Edin Dzeko and Sergio Aguero whilst Tottenham moved to third following their 3-1 triumph over Reading.
Elsewhere to kick off 2013, Fulham defeated West Bromwich Albion 2-1 at The Hawthorns, Danny Graham netted a late equaliser as Swansea City drew 2-2 with Aston Villa and West Ham United defeated Norwich City 2-1 at home.
2012/13 Barclays Premier League season scores