A look at the top 10 pictures from the world of football this weekend.


Frank Lampard
(Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Following his recent retirement from football, Chelsea hero Frank Lampard showed his appreciation to the fans at halftime during his former team’s 3-1 win over Swansea at Stamford Bridge.


Patrick van Aanholt
(Photo by Alex Morton/Getty Images)

Crystal Palace managed to temporarily lift themselves out of the relegation zone with a 1-0 victory over Middlesbrough.

Patrick van Aanholt scored their only goal.


Jermain Defoe
(Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Jermain Defoe carried terminally ill Bradley Lowery around Goodison Park after their match against Everton.


Romelu Lukaku
(Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Romelu Lukaku scored his 17th Premier League goal of the season against Sunderland, putting Everton 2-0 ahead.


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A look inside the empty KCOM Stadium ahead of Hull’s clash against Burnley.


Mark Clattenburg
(Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Mark Clattenburg made some weird faces while refereeing West Brom’s 2-1 win over Bournemouth.


Jack Wilshere
(Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Jack Wilshere seems absolutely fine after his injury scare earlier in the month. See, here he is playing against West Brom with his tongue out.


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(Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Mauro Zarate was stretchered off after rupturing his cruciate ligament during Watford’s 1-1 draw against West Ham.

The forward now faces a length spell on the sidelines.

We wish him all the best for his recovery.


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Manchester United (annoyingly) beat Southampton 3-2 in the League Cup final on Sunday evening.

Here’s the fans holding their phone-torches in the air for some reason.


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Wembley stadium ahead of the League Cup final.