Another fine weekend of football saw some brilliant moments produced once more, here’s AFEfootballnews’ best picks of pictures and facts from the weekend fixtures (courtesy of Premier League’s official website).
Pep Guardiola is the fourth manager in Premier League, and the first outside of Chelsea, to win his first four matches in the competition (after Mourinho, Hiddink and Ancelotti).
Laurent Koscielny became the fifth Arsenal player to score on his birthday when he scored his brilliant overhead kick on Saturday afternoon. The other four were Paul Merson, Robert Pires, Yossi Benayoun and Santi Cazorla).
Christian Benteke is the first Belgian to score for three different Premier League clubs (Aston Villa, Liverpool and Crystal Palace).
Watford scored four goals away from home in the Premier League for the first time, and won a PL match having been at least two goals behind for the first time, having lost previous 37 instances.
Liverpool have won more matches (20) against reigning Premier League champions than any other side.
Gylfi Sigurdsson has now scored more Premier League goals for Swansea than any other player (26).
And here are the results just in case you missed them …
Saturday, 10th of September, 2016:
Manchester United 1-2 Manchester City
Arsenal 2-1 Southampton
Bournemouth 1-0 West Brom
Burnley 1-1 Hull City
Liverpool 4-1 Leicester City
Middlesbrough 1-2 Crystal Palace
Stoke City 0-4 Tottenham Hotspur
West Ham 2-4 Watford
Sunday. 11th of September, 2016:
Swansea City 2-2 Chelsea
Sunderland host Everton at the Stadium of Light tomorrow night on Monday Night Football.
Bring on next weekend already I say!