Romelu Lukaku’s early opener wins it for Manchester United

Despite being on a great run of form, Manchester United struggled to win over Southampton away from home, but were saved by Romelu Lukaku’s early opener. The Premier League race hasn’t been this close between two Manchester clubs in quite a long time. Both teams seem to never stop winning, and today again they have both surpassed their opponents by different margins, putting them both atop of the league with 16 points; 3 points ahead of third-placed Chelsea. Today’s Manchester United clash was at Southampton, as José Mourinho’s Red Devils took on the Saints at St. Mary’s. Manchester United was facing a great deal of injuries, with the main ones being those of Marco Rojo and Paul Pogba, key players

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Harry Kane’s early brace saves Spurs from late come-back

West Ham hosted Tottenham Hotspur at the London Stadium this Saturday, for the opening game of this week’s Premier League matchday. Pochettino’s Spurs won 3-2 thanks to an early brace from Harry Kane and a splendid goal from Christian Eriksen. Both teams would start the game with their own share of chances, with Javier Hernández and Harry Kane being the key players of the first thirty minutes of the game – getting shots on target and creating scoring chances from all sorts of set pieces. The first goal would come from an attack led by Dele Alli down the right wing. Tottenham’s playmaker and English international would fire a powerful cross into the box, before Harry Kane would barely touch

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Aaron Ramsey hits woodwork as disappointing Chelsea draw Arsenal

Despite Chelsea and Arsenal both putting decent offensive displays, poor finishing from both sides resulted in a 0-0 draw between the Gunners and the Blues. This game was undoubtedly the biggest European fixture of the week-end. In the second half of this Premier League matchday, Arsenal visited Chelsea at Stamford Bridge with the hopes of grabbing an important win that would finally place them in the race for the title, a race that featured Manchester City, Manchester United and Chelsea as key runners. The Arsenal lineup featured some surprises, with Alex Iwobi being given a chance on the starting eleven in favour of Alexis Sánchez. Danny Welbeck was also preferred to Mohammed Elneny, who has yet to have earned himself

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Mohamed Salah shines for Liverpool in 1-1 draw against Burnley

Mohamed Salah has scored yet again for Liverpool, as Burnley held out for a draw against the Reds at Anfield, thanks to an opener by Canada’s Scott Arfield. This fixture would be one of the most exciting of the matchday. Burnley, one of the surprises of this beginning of the season, against Liverpool, who was on a good run of form last year and start the season with 7 points in 4 games. This game was going to be decisive for both teams, as they both needed that win equally; both teams had the same amount of points, and their goal difference was only different by one goal, in favour of Burnley. Scott Arfield would be the first player to

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Sergio Agüero nets hat-trick in Manchester City’s 6-0 win on Watford

Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City have put on another offensive display in their most recent 6-0 win at Vicarage Road against Watford. Manchester City’s incredible start to the season has been one of the biggest talking points of the Premier League. Again today, they have shown their domination by winning over Watford by six goals, earning their second away win in a row, and their fourth this season. Today again, City has netted more than five goals in an away game, and proved its outstanding Premier League dominance over a team that was unbeaten in the Premier League since May 2017. On that day, they had lost 5-0 at Vicarage Road against none other than Guardiola’s Manchester City. The first half

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Swansea sign Renato Sanches on season-long loan

Following what some may consider a blank season for the Euro 2016 winner, Bayern Munich has decided to loan Renato Sanches to Premier League side Swansea City, on a season-long loan. Kicking off this deadline day with a quality deal is Swansea City, signing the young yet experienced Renato Sanches on loan from Bayern, who will stay in Wales until June 2018. After a summer frenzy surrounding an eventual transfer to Manchester United on a permanent basis, Ancelotti has decided to instead loan the player to a team coached by someone he appreciates and has a good relationship with; Paul Clément, his former assistant coach. Renato Sanches will be hoping to gain some experience by playing first team football at

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PSG midfielder joins West Brom on loan

PSG midfielder and Polish international Grzegorz Krychowiak has joined West Bromwich Albion on a season-long deal. West Brom have been one of the biggest surprises of this beginning of the season in the Premier League. Already sitting at the fifth place in the standings, the Baggies have also shown their ambition not only through their results, but also through the quality signings they have made this summer window. From the signing of injury-flop Jay Rodriguez to that of Kieran Gibbs from Arsenal earlier today, Tony Pulis’ squad has been improving in terms of both quality and experience. This successful transfer window has also been highlighted by a success in retaining their key players at the club, with the only starter

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Tottenham sign centre-back Juan Foyth on five-year deal

According to the club’s twitter, the Spurs have finalized the signing of Estudiantes centre-back Juan Foyth on a five-year deal. The transfer fee, though undisclosed, is estimated at around £10 million. Juan Foyth’s transfer has been one of the few deals that few would expect to be favorable for Tottenham. The club had been in competition with PSG (who were the first to be rumored targeting Foyth) for now almost a month, and to see the Premier League club sign the defender was a surprise to the eyes of many. Nonetheless, with the deal now complete, Spurs fans will have something to look forward to next month, when Tottenham faces Everton in what could be Foyth’s Premier League debut. The

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Stoke signs Tottenham defender for £18m

It has been one of the hottest rumors of this final week of the transfer window, and now it has finally materialized; Kevin Wimmer will be joining Stoke from Tottenham for a £18m transfer fee. Following an announcement on Stoke City’s official website, the centre-back will be leaving Tottenham for Stoke for a hefty fee of £18m, just shy of club-record amount paid for Gianelli Imbula nearly 18 months ago of £18.3m. With rumor floating around discussing a potential £15m transfer for the past couple of days, Stoke seems to have indeed completed his signing, yet the Spurs’ asking price may have increased; which suggests Tottenham is amassing money in order to make one final signing before the transfer window.

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Liverpool finalize £48m deal for Leipzig ace Naby Keita

With now three days left in the summer transfer window, Liverpool is on the verge of closing a deal for RB Leipzig’s midfield star Naby Keita for a club-record fee. Liverpool have been one of the few teams to struggle during this transfer window in the Premier League. Whilst everyone seems to be finalizing deals (and some, though very few, bargains), the club has struggled to keep their players settled in Anfield, with Coutinho being the last example of such behaviour. However, despite having relatively low team morale because of the Coutinho story, the Liverpool scouts have finally locked down their first target, and will now make the deal official regarding the signing of Naby Keita, RB Leipzig’s twenty-two year-old

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