• A Podolski brace helps Arsenal to a 3-1 win in the early kick-off, while elsewhere Southampton salvage a point late on and Hull register their first win
  • Pajtim Kasami and Per Mertesacker chase for the ball at a rainy Craven Cottage as Fulham host Arsenal in the early kick-off.
  • Olivier Giroud puts the Gunnes ahead after fourteen minutes, providing a cool chippedfinish after getting a large slice of luck in the build up.
  • Lukas Podolski provides a powerful finish to put Arsenal 2-0 up at half-time
  • Lukas Podolski adds a second meaning that Darren Bent's debut goal is merely a consolation as the Gunners cruise to a 3-1 win
  • Sunderland have made the long journey to the South coast to face Southampton, and Di Canio's men will not want to go home empty handed
  • Emanuele Giaccherini opens the scoring early for Sunderland, as the diminutive Italian is allowed a free header to make it 1-0 after three minutes
  • Jose Fonte salvages a point for the Saints in the 88th minute as his header leaves the final score at 1-1.
  • Everton fans await the start of the Premier League season at Goodison Park, with West Brom the opponents in the Blues' first home game of the season.
  • A frustrating day for the Toffee's as they failed to create any meaningful chances against a resolute and well organised West Brom side
  • Nathan Redmond takes on Jake Livermore as Hull City face Norwich at the KC Stadium
  • Robbie Brady fires Hull ahead from the penalty spot after former Tiger Michael Turner hauled down Yannick Sagbo
  • Sagbo is shown a red card following an off the ball incident, however the Tigers hold on to win the game 1-0
  • Newcastle are looking to bounce back from their Monday night defeat at Man City as the Magpies host West Ham in their opening home game
  • Yoan Gouffran rues a missed chance as both sides fail to break the deadlock at St James' Park
  • Marouane Chamakh celebrates with boss Ian Holloway as the Palace new boy puts the Eagles 1-0 up against Stoke City
  • After Charlie Adam netted an equaliser, Stoke skipper Ryan Shawcross puts his side ahead, with his goal putting the final score at 2-1
  • Kolo Toure tussles with Christian Benteke as Liverpool travel to Aston Villa in the late kick-off
  • Danny Sturridge opens the scoring, as a delightful dummy from Coutinho allows the young striker to round Brad Guzan and provide a composed finish
  • Benteke and co did create chances, but some fine saves from Simon Mignolet ensured that Sturridge's goal remained the difference between the two sides

Premier League

A Podolski brace helps Arsenal to a 3-1 win in the early kick-off, while elsewhere Southampton salvage a point late on and Hull register their first win