The Manchester Derby opened the weekend’s affairs with Manchester United eking out a 1-0 win over Manchester City at Eastlands. With City at home, United wore alternate black socks with their standard shorts and shirts.
Everton got another game-winning goal from Tim Cahill in a 3-2 away win to Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park. Rovers were clad in their traditional home look putting Everton into their unique black and pink change version.
Bolton Wanderers got two goals in the final three minutes to stun Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium. Stoke were in their home kits so the Trotters donned a combination of their change shirts and socks with their home shorts.
Saturday was closed out with Tottenham Hotspur continuing their late surge with a 2-1 home victory over top of the table Chelsea at White Hart Lane. Spurs wore their usual home look forcing Chelsea to wear alternate blue socks to create a solid blue outfit.
On Sunday, Wigan shocked Arsenal and the league in general by scoring three goals in the final ten minutes to defeat the Gunners 3-2 at the DW Stadium. The Latics were dressed for a home game so Arsenal had to again wear their alternate red socks.