Arsenal scored three goals in the last five minutes to beat Norwich City 3-1 and move into third place in English football's Premier League.
Arsenal are now one point clear of London rivals Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur in fourth and fifth and four ahead of Everton in sixth spot.
Everton had a 2-0 win over Queens Park Rangers to maintain their faint hopes of a tour four finish.
QPR remain seven points adrift of moving out of the relegation zone in 19th place, level on points with Reading who had a scoreless home draw with Liverpool.
Aston Villa have moved three points clear of the bottom three, drawing 1-1 with Fulham but the Birmingham side has played two more games than 18th-placed Wigan Athletic.
Southampton and West Ham United drew 1-1.