English Premier League, Match Day 1

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The Premier League is back! Match day one was packed with loads of excitement. If you missed any of it here is a brief recap. New boys, Hull City, shocked title holders Leicester, 2-1. Leroy Fer’s late goal gave Swansea a 1-0 win over Burnley. West Brom just edged Crystal Palace, 1-0. Tottenham and Everton drew, 1-1. Stoke tied 1-1 with Middlesbrough. Southampton and Watford also tied 1-1. Pep Quardiola won his first match in charge of Manchester City, 2-1 over Sunderland thanks to an own goal by Paddy McNair in the 87th minute. Manchester United and Jose Mourinho were victorious against Bournemouth, 3-1 with new signing Ibrahimovic netting his first goal in the EPL. Philippe Coutinho scored twice as Liverpool beat Arsenal 4-3 in a thrilling match. In the final game West Ham fell 2-1 to Antonio Conte’s Chelsea. So, the first weekend of EPL action has come to a close and what a weekend it was. Champions were slain, giants clashed, and Mourinho won his first game as his former rivals’ manager. Who can guess what match day two holds in store!


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