Aston Villa received a boost in their fight against relegation, QPR recorded back to back wins and Liverpool beat a club above them for the first time this season.
Aston Villa left Reading in deep trouble after they left the Madejski with all 3 points after a 2-1 win. Nathan Baker scored an unfortunate own goal to put Reading ahead but Chritsian Benteke equalised just a minute later. Gabby Agbonlahor scored just before half time which would prove to be the winner.
QPR moved off the bottom of the league after a 3-1 win over Sunderland. Steven Fletcher scored the opener but Loic Remy got QPR back on level terms. Loanee Andros Townsend scored a magnificent goal to put them ahead before Jermaine Jenas added a third to make sure of the win.