5 things we learned from the Premier League weekend
5 things we learned from the Premier League weekend
Emery names five Arsenal captains | Sports
13 August, 2018, 00:38
Should Emery take note and elect to start Lacazette with Aubameyang, a sluggish Mkhitaryan looks most in danger. Fernandinho, Kevin De Bruyne and a Silva - either David or Bernardo - is a familiar trio for the away side.
After Liverpool's impressive close-season in the transfer market and emphatic 4-0 win over West Ham it was time for the champions to restate their own credentials.
A first half goal from Raheem Sterling followed by an excellent left-footed strike by Bernardo Silva on 64 minutes sealed the victory for the reigning holders.
"In general to be at this moment of the season, with the desire to run and run, it was the same last season".
The hosts improved as the game wore on but offered little threat to the goal of Ederson while City were opening up their hosts at will.
Making amends for that blunder, Cech kept out a Mahrez free-kick before alertly recovering to block Aymeric Laporte's effort from the rebound.
Emery's arrival, along with acquisitions like Bernd Leno and Lucas Torreira, had many Gooners optimistic about what they can achieve this season.
The Gunners were far too structured and predictable, nearly robotic as they consistently played short passes out from the back at every opportunity.
MF Aaron Ramsey, 6 - It was a big boost to Arsenal to see the Welshman passed fit, and he was the man charged with spearheading Arsenal's new pressing system.
New centre-back Sokratis looked as shaky as partner Shkodran Mustafi, while game but jittery youngster Guendouzi and serial offender Granit Xhaka - giving a greatest hits performance that involved giving the ball away in risky areas, a lazy booking and needlessly embellished sideways passes - offered only a flimsy screen.
Centre-back Laurent Koscielny will miss the fixture as well.
Sterling proved to be City's creative fulcrum, but he was fortunate to escape with a yellow card for a studs-up foul on Arsenal debutant Matteo Guendouzi in the early stages. Not every game will be against a team as good, as well coached, as cold-blooded as Man City.
And the best thing for Guardiola is, this wasn't even the Champions at their best.
Installed as heavy favourites to finish top again - which would make them the first team to defend the title since Manchester United in 2008-09 - City's ruthless performance was ominous for their rivals.
Carmen is a pseudonym for the woman who, along with her daughter, was seeking asylum because of domestic abuse in El Salvador. She also says four of her five co-workers were killed by a gang over the a year ago , and she fears she's next.
Ahead of their first showdown on English soil, Emery has welcomed the challenge of getting one over on his compatriot. People how ask how they will do, but I know a little bit about their manager and how good they will handle that.
Pedro sealed a comfortable win with a cool, chipped finish for Chelsea's third after being played in by substitute Eden Hazard . I saw our spirit, togetherness and good attitude today, which is what we will need to be competitive this season.
The currency drop is particularly painful for Turkey because it finances a lot of its economic growth with foreign money. He claims higher rates lead to higher inflation - the opposite of what standard economic theory says.
The launch was originally set for Saturday morning, but was scrubbed at the last minute due to technical glitches. The Parker Solar Probe is completely dependent on its directional heat shield for survival.
The fund owns between 3% and 5% of Tesla's total stock, meaning the stake is likely worth $US1.7 billion to $US2.9 billion. He said that Tesla had not received such a notice, and that he had no expectation of raising new equity.
Counter-protesters turned out to demonstrate against the rally. "I'm still processing that this is actually happening". Preparations have been in the works for Sunday's event for months between law local enforcement agencies, U.S.
Supported by four helicopters, more than 400 firefighters and paramilitary officers were mobilized for the rescue operation. Locals are being urged to keep a close eye on weather conditions and warned flooding would take time to recede.
Jorginho's arrival saw N'Golo Kante move into a slightly more advanced role, and while he adapted characteristically well, popping up at the back post to volley home the opener in the 34th minute, Chelsea struggled to play through midfield.
The accusations are among a long list of scandalous claims contained in her new book, " Unhinged ", set to come out August 14. The White House initially said Newman had resigned but after the "Big Brother" appearance said she had been fired.
NASA delays launch of first ever solar probe
As soon as the red pressure alarm for the gaseous helium system went off, a launch controller ordered, "Hold, hold, hold". When it does launch, the Parker Solar Probe will get as close as 3.83 million miles to the sun's surface.
How major U.S. stock indexes fared Thursday Consumer News
The S&P 500 was in slightly positive territory most of the day, putting it once again close to the record high it hit January 26. Declining issues outnumbered advancing ones on the NYSE by a 1.04-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 1.10-to-1 ratio favoured advancers.
West Nile Virus Found in RI
He recommends using bug sprays with Deet, but there are other options like lemon eucalyptus oil that combat West Nile mosquitoes. Do not apply under clothing, to wounds or irritated skin, the hands of children, or to infants less than two months old.
Erdogan: Turkey target of economic war
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urged its citizens to sell foreign currency to support the Lira , which has lost its value. The United States is the biggest destination for Turkish steel exports, with 11 percent of the Turkish export volume.
Alisson set for debut against West Ham United
You see what happens around and see how Wolverhampton act, how Fulham act, how Everton act, a lot of clubs are all ambitious. Keita feels a lot of good work was done over pre-season and now Liverpool must show it against West Ham .
Trump Calls Omarosa A 'Lowlife' Ahead Of Her Book Release
Manigault Newman went on to become Assistant to the President and Director of Communications for the Office of Public Liaison. She also claims without evidence that tapes exist of the president using the N-word repeatedly on the reality show's set.