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Last Updated: Thursday November 11 2010 08:10 GMT

In pics: The week's footie highlights

It's a busy week in the Premier League with all 20 teams playing. On Wednesday night, Manchester United took on local rivals Manchester City. The match ended in a 0-0 draw.

It's a busy week in the Premier League with all 20 teams playing. On Wednesday night, Manchester United took on local rivals Manchester City. The match ended in a 0-0 draw.

In London - Chelsea took on Fulham at Stamford Bridge. The match ended 1-0 to Chelsea, with Michael Essien scoring the goal.

In London - Chelsea took on Fulham at Stamford Bridge. The match ended 1-0 to Chelsea, with Michael Essien scoring the goal.

Essien was then sent off late in the game for a tackle on Clint Dempsey. The win means Chelsea are  4 points clear at the top of the Premier League.

Essien was then sent off late in the game for a tackle on Clint Dempsey. The win means Chelsea are 4 points clear at the top of the Premier League.

Arsenal's Marouane Chamakh scored both goals in their match against Wolves. The first after just 38 seconds and then again in stoppage time. The end score was 2-0 to the Reds.

Arsenal's Marouane Chamakh scored both goals in their match against Wolves. The first after just 38 seconds and then again in stoppage time. The end score was 2-0 to the Reds.

Fernando Torres celebrates after scoring Liverpool's only goal in their Wigan match. But it wasn't enough to secure a win. The Reds were held to a 1-all draw.

Fernando Torres celebrates after scoring Liverpool's only goal in their Wigan match. But it wasn't enough to secure a win. The Reds were held to a 1-all draw.

On Tuesday, Spurs were held to a 1-1 draw against Sunderland.

On Tuesday, Spurs were held to a 1-1 draw against Sunderland.

Stoke v Birmingham

Stoke City beat Birmingham City in a five goal thriller at the Britannia Stadium. Stoke stormed into the lead, going 2-0 up, before Birmingham staged a comeback...

Dean Whitehead of Stoke celebrates scoring to make it 3-2 during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Birmingham City at the Britannia Stadium

Birmingham scored two twice in two minutes to level, but Dean Whitehead grabbed the winner for Stoke just five minutes before the final whistle.

Aberdeen's manager Mark McGhee during the Scottish Premier League match at Celtic Park, Glasgow, where they lost 9-0!

In the SPL, it was another bad night for Aberdeen manager Mark McGhee. After being hammered 9-0 by Celtic at the weekend, they lost 2-1 to Inverness Caledonian Thistle.