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After Everton Lost 5-2, Palace 1-1, Wolves 1-1 & Southampton 2-2 Draws, See Big Changes in EPL Table

Everton were defeated 5-2 by Watford at Goodison Park, dropping three crucial Premier League points. The Toffees took the lead in the third minute through Davies, who was assisted by Gray, while Watford drew 1-1 at halftime through Josh King, who was assisted by Cathcart. Everton's second goal came in the 63rd minute through Richarlison, but Watford turned the game around with Josh King's hat-trick, as well as goals from Denis and Kucka, to secure a 5-2 triumph for the visitors. Watford moved up to 14th place in the Premier League with 10 points after the 5-2 victory, while Everton dropped to eighth place with 14 points. 

Leeds were startled to be held to a 1-1 stalemate by Wolves at Elland Road, their fourth match of the season. Hwang Hee Chan scored in the 10th minute to give Wolves a 1-0 lead at halftime, but Rodrigo converted a stoppage time penalty to give the hosts a point. Leeds United moved up to 17th place in the EPL table after the 1-1 tie, with 11 points, while Wolves moved up to 10th place with 13 points. 

Burnley held Southampton to a 2-2 draw at St Marys Stadium, allowing them to squander two crucial Premier League points. Burnley took the lead in the 13th minute through Cornet, who was assisted by Lowton, but Saints equalized in the 41st minute through Livramento, forcing a 1-1 halftime stalemate. After a wonderful play from Diallo, the Saints scored their second goal in the 50th minute through Broja, before Burnley equalized in the 57th minute through Cornet. Southampton moved up to 16th place in the Premier League table with 8 points after the 2-2 draw, while Burnley dropped to 18th place with 4 points. 

Newcastle United held Crystal Palace to a 1-1 draw at home, allowing them to surrender two crucial Premier League points. Following a goalless halfway draw, Crystal Palace's Cristian Benteke scored in the 57th minute, assisted by Mitchell, while Newcastle United's solitary goal was scored by Wilson in the 65th minute, and Benteke's 87th minute goal was declared offside by VAR, forcing a 1-1 draw at playtime. Crystal Palace moved up to 15th place in the Premier League table with 9 points after the 1-1 draw, while Newcastle United dropped to 19th place with 4 points.

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