United's smash and grab
Tottenham were fast out of the blocks against Man Utd but couldn't find the back of the net - Emmanuel Adebayor had a goal disallowed for handball.
Despite Spurs' domination it was Man Utd who took the lead, Wayne Rooney evading Kyle Walker to head his side ahead just before half-time.
Spurs continued to dominate in the second half, but were once again undone by a clinical United side, Ashley Young's acrobatic finish making it 2-0.
Ashley Young was on target again within ten minutes of his first, curling in a delightful effort to put the result beyond doubt.
Jermain Defoe netted a late goal for Tottenham but it was merely a consolation for the hosts, who went down 3-1 at White Hart Lane.
Pavel Pogrebnyak has been in excellent form for Fulham of late and he added another three goals against Wolves.
Pogrebnyak's hat-trick was a perfect one as he scored a goal with his head, one with his right foot and one with his left foot to help Fulham to a 5-0 win.
Clint Dempsey was inevitably on the scoresheet again for the Cottagers - the USA star netted a brace to take his tally for the season to 18.
A spiky Tyne-Wear derby between Sunderland and Newcastle at St James' Park saw some heated exchanges.
The emotion of the occasion gets to Newcastle boss Alan Pardew, as he screams at opposite number Martin O'Neill.
Nicklas Bendtner celebrates after keeping his cool to put Sunderland 1-0 up from the penalty spot.
Shola Ameobi kept up his impressive scoring record against Sunderland with a late equaliser for the Magpies, his seventh goal against the Wearsiders.