United 8/1 for Premier League
Manchester United have almost doubled in price for the Premier League after an opening-day defeat to Swansea.
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Louis van Gaal's first Premier League game in charge of the club ended in a 2-1 defeat at Old Trafford, with Gylfi Sigurdsson marking his return to the Welsh outfit with the winner on 72 minutes.
Wayne Rooney had drawn United level shortly after half-time following Ki Sung-yueng's first-half opener, but defensive the defensive frailties which ended in David Moyes' sacking appeared once more.
As a result, Sky Bet, bet365 and Betfair Sportsbook eased the Red Devils to 8/1 for the title, almost twice the general 9/2 which had been quoted in the run-up to Saturday's game.
With Arsenal scoring a late winner to overcome Crystal Palace in the evening kick-off, a victory which saw them cut to a best of 5/1 with Ladbrokes and Coral, United are now fourth in the outright betting.
Chelsea remain favourites at 9/5 with Ladbrokes and 7/4 generally, but they must wait until Monday night to get their campaign under way. Before then, both Manchester City (5/2) and Liverpool (12/1) have the opportunity to alter the market on Sunday.
At the other end of the table, West Ham are in to 4/1 for relegation with BetVictor and Paddy Power following their 1-0 home defeat at the hands of Tottenham, while Ladbrokes go a best of 2/1 about Palace.
QPR's home defeat to Hull saw them cut to 15/8 (Paddy Power), whereas Leicester were eased to 100/30 (BetVictor) after they scored a late equaliser to secure a draw with Everton.
In the top goalscorer betting, Rooney was cut to 11/1 by Coral while Aaron Ramsey's winner for the Gunners saw him cut to 50/1 by bet365.