The brand new Premier League season obtained underway with a Manchester United win on Friday night time. You’ll be able to comply with the twists and turns of the sport proper right here with us.
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Bournemouth start with a win in opposition to new boys Cardiff
Palace take their probabilities as Fulham come up quick
Sunday, August 12
Arsenal (2) v Man Metropolis (13)
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey has returned to coaching after a calf drawback and might be match. Sead Kolasinac (knee) and Laurent Koscielny (Achilles) are out however summer time arrivals Bernd Leno, Stephan Lichtsteiner, Lucas Torreira, Matteo Guendouzi and Sokratis Papastathopoulos are pushing to make their debuts.
Metropolis midfielders Kevin De Bruyne and Raheem Sterling are in rivalry after returning to coaching late following the World Cup. Playmaker David Silva may additionally function after sitting out on the Neighborhood Defend and goalkeeper Ederson will return, whereas Riyad Mahrez may make his league debut for Metropolis.
Final season: Arsenal zero Man Metropolis 3, Man Metropolis Three Arsenal 1
Final 5 league matches: Arsenal W L W L W; Man Metropolis W W D W W
Match odds: H 14-5 D 14-5 A 10-11
Referee: Michael Oliver (Northumberland)
Liverpool (12) v West Ham (19)
Liverpool midfielder Fabinho is a doubt, a scan on a muscle damage got here again clear however he was despatched residence from coaching after feeling unwell. Joe Gomez must be match however Ragnar Klavan and Joel Matip are out and Dejan Lovren is not going to be thought of having solely lately returned from prolonged go away.
Of West Ham’s 9 summer time signings, keeper Lukasz Fabianski, full-back Ryan Fredericks, centre-half Issa Diop, midfielder Jack Wilshere and attackers Andriy Yarmolenko and Felipe Anderson are possible starters. Winston Reid, Andy Carroll and Manuel Lanzini are out and Edimilson Fernandes is a doubt.
Final season: Liverpool Four West Ham 1, West Ham 1 Liverpool 4
Final 5 league matches: Liverpool W D D L W; West Ham L L W D W
Match odds: H 2-9 D 24-5 A 12-1
Referee: Anthony Taylor (Cheshire)
Southampton (16) v Burnley (4)
Deadline-day signing Danny Ings might be set for his Southampton debut in opposition to one in every of his former golf equipment. Saints supervisor Mark Hughes has a fully-fit squad to pick from in opposition to the Clarets after defender Cedric Soares recovered from sickness.
Burnley boss Sean Dyche has a call to make in objective – new signing Joe Hart made his debut within the Europa League attract Istanbul however Tom Heaton has recovered from a calf damage. Striker Chris Wooden could return after an contaminated insect chew however Robbie Brady and Steven Defour stay sidelined.
Final season: Burnley 1 Southampton 1, Southampton zero Burnley 1
Final 5 league matches: Southampton D W D W L; Burnley L D D L L
Match odds: H 17-20 D 23-10 A 7-2
Referee: Graham Scott (Oxfordshire)
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