Liverpool were held 2-2 by newly-promoted Fulham a day earlier, but could also take comfort in the impact of their new striker Darwin Nunez, who came off the bench to rescue his side a point. Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham were all victorious in the early running for the top four, but Manchester United started as they ended last season in a dispiriting 2-1 home defeat to Brighton in Erik ten Hag's first match in charge.
This epic bake needs to be seen to be believed England's captain Harry Kane and his wife Katie earned themselves top parenting points after treating their daughter Vivienne Jane Kane to a seriously epic surprise birthday cake to mark her fourth birthday. Taking to Instagram on Saturday, the England footballer's wife Kate shared a photo of the epic bake created by luxury cake company It's Not Just Cake.
There is at least one player that Matthjis de Ligt is happy to be teamed up with these days. Share this story As a defender, Bayern Munich center-back Matthijs de Ligt has been matched up against some of the most prominent talents in the world, whether he has been at Ajax, Juventus, or with the Dutch national team.
A week on from the Lionesses sensational Euro 2022 win - we explore what needs to happen next to cement the future of women's football in Greater Manchester When the Lionesses began their delayed Euro 2021 campaign this summer, they set out with two goals in mind - to lift the trophy and to make more people fall in love with women's football.
Spurs scored four without goalscoring contributions by deadly duo Harry Kane and Son Heung-min. Article bookmarked Find your bookmarks in your Independent Premium section, under my profile Don't show me this message again ✕ Tottenham recovered from going a goal down to impressively dispatch of Southampton 4-1 in their Premier League opener and show their new strength in depth.
TOTTENHAM's Harry Kane has been linked with a move to Bayern Munich. Tottenham have been told when their star man Harry Kane would consider signing a new contract at the club following the England captain being linked with a move to Bayern Munich. Kane has two years left on his current deal, and Antonio Conte’s side may want to tie him down to a longer deal to avoid another transfer saga after Manchester City’s pursuit of the forward last summer.
It backed up the growing anticipation around Antonio Conte's side, which has been tipped by many to join champion Manchester City and Liverpool in the title race Tottenham recovered quickly from going a goal down and routed Southampton 4-1 in their English Premier League opener Saturday to show the team's new strength in depth.
Antonio Conte says he is a ‘dreamer’ and claims Tottenham fans right to be excited for what could happen this season
ANTONIO CONTE has told Tottenham fans to dream big - because if you combine dreams and hard work, then something “incredible” can happen. Many Spurs supporters are feeling very optimistic that their 14-year wait for a trophy can end this season with world-class boss Conte at the helm.
EXCLUSIVE: The Premier League is stocked with world class centre-forwards this season, but Tottenham legend Clive Allen believes Harry Kane is still the cream of the crop Harry Kane is the number one striker in the Premier League. That is the opinion of Tottenham Hotspur legend Clive Allen, who also reckons Kane's partnership with Son Heung-min is the "best" in the division.
Lampard has a gap to fill up front after Dominic Calvert-Lewin was ruled out for six weeks with a knee injury. Frank Lampard believes Dele Alli could be the remedy for his striker headache in Everton’s Premier League opener against Chelsea. Lampard heads into Saturday’s evening fixture at Goodison Park without a recognised central attacker after Dominic Calvert-Lewin was ruled out for six weeks with a knee injury.
Antonio Conte has no fears his Tottenham players will step off the gas to save themselves for the World Cup
ANTONIO CONTE has no fears any of his Tottenham squad would play within themselves with the World Cup on horizon. All clubs are facing a gruelling schedule this season due to Fifa’s showpiece tournament taking place midway through the campaign. For teams playing in Europe, such as Spurs, the games come even thicker and faster with two matches a week every week from September.
Tottenham manager Antonio Conte brushes off World Cup concerns: ‘I know my players’ desire and will’
Antonio Conte says he has no concerns about his Tottenham players saving themselves for the World Cup in the first half of the season but admits he has no idea what state they will be in after the tournament. The new Premier League season, which gets under way tonight, breaks for six weeks from mid-November to Boxing Day to accommodate a winter World Cup in Qatar.
Everton manager Frank Lampard admits that Dele Alli may be deployed further forward due to a lack of available options up front Everton manager Frank Lampard had admitted Dele Alli is a potential solution to his current striker crisis. The Blues go into their opening Premier League fixture of the season at home to Lampard’s previous employers Chelsea without a recognised frontman with Dominic Calvert-Lewin injured, Salomon Rondon suspended plus Ellis Simms and Lewis Dobbin having been loaned out to Sunderland and Derby County respectively.
Combination of domestic football, European competition and a winter World Cup mean players could feature in 74 games Premier League footballers are at risk of having their careers curtailed due to the physical and mental demands being placed on them. The warning came from Maheta Molango, the chief executive of the Professional Footballers' Association, before a uniquely challenging season which includes a winter World Cup in Qatar.
Bayern Munich sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic insists any links to Harry Kane are just 'rumours'
Bayern Munich's sporting director has dismissed transfer links with Harry Kane Hasan Salihamidzic says that any stories around the Spurs striker are 'rumours' The Bayern Munich chief says they will operate 'without a nine' this season The German side were linked with Kane after Robert Lewandowski's departure
Almost three quarters of all managers have opted to pick the Brazilian striker Striker is a cheaper than Harry Kane, Erling Haaland and Cristiano Ronaldo Gabriel Jesus has notched a superb seven goals for the Gunners in pre-season Arsenal striker Gabriel Jesus is officially the most picked player in Fantasy Premier League history.
Goals are where the bulk of the points are in Fantasy Premier League. Or are they? We look at how each point is allocated in FPL, or taken away Seeing the points rack up in real time is one of the beauties of having a Fantasy Premier League team.