For Manchester United, it is hard to see how their first game of the new season could have gone much better other than perhaps another goal or two to polish up their superiority. Having won the Community Shield, League Cup and Europa Leaguelast season, Jose Mourinho is ready to go for more this season, to attempt a significant improvement upon last year's sixth place finish.
Mourinho's track record of winning league titles across Europe in his second season at the club is very striking.
The Red Devils enjoyed most of the possession in the opening exchanges, while the likes of Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Lukaku had half chances.
Unlike most holding midfielders, Matic doesn't just play with his back to defenders. "Better without the ball and with the ball".
One needs to credit Mourinho, who signed Nemanja Matic from Chelsea. When you play for Manchester United everybody has a job to do and mine is to score goals for the team. It seems that both the teams are in the good form. Can the Hammers secure another Premier League point at Old Trafford? And that will terrify rivals.
Manchester United vs West Ham, Premier League
Matic was the other man-of-the-match contender as he dominated the midfield on his home debut following a £40m move from Chelsea . Ricardo Carvalho was one of the best defenders in the history of the Premier League but in the beginning he struggled.
Despite going further behind Bilic's side had their best spell of the game the Fernandes' floated cross found Marko Arnautovic whose header clipped the top of the bar before going over.
Of course, a bad performance at Old Trafford against United can be pushed aside as long as the team in question can respond with a win.
It was an all round positive afternoon for Mourinho and his United side. The only thing we know, of course with Chelsea money, I brought him to Stamford Bridge because I thought he was a player with special qualities.
It will be interesting to see how much of an impact Romelu Lukaku will have an impact on Manchester United. "I'm happy with the effort the club did and I'm happy they managed to do 75 percent of the work before the Premier League starts".
Winston Reid's partner at centerback to start the season will be Angelo Ogbonna instead of Jose Fonte, with Arthur Masuaku getting the matchday one selection at left back ahead of Aaron Cresswell.
The Spaniard was given limited opportunities last season and has been linked with an exit from the Emirates Stadium this summer. Jack Wilshere is reportedly "resigned to leaving Arsenal " after being left out of the Gunners' first squad of the season.
They have the best defence from the last two seasons as they conceded the least number of goals in both campaigns respectively. He continued: "Right now, Harry Kane is one year away from being worth that, if already not being worth that".
The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) is conducting a separate probe on Bautista for his alleged unexplained wealth. Aguirre said he would not ask Bautista to issue a waiver for the opening of his so-called bank accounts.
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay, speaking with the press following the team's first preseason game, admitted as much. Center Ryan Kelly is out for a couple more weeks at least, and without him that line was terrible on Sunday.
Apart from questioning restaurant staff, police was examining the closed-circuit television footage from the restaurant. We are probing if it was an accidental fall or if he was pushed off the terrace. "We are probing all angles.
Odrisamer Despaigne pitched a ideal ninth for his first career save. "Despaigne was probably our last guy we wanted to use today". Major league RBI leader Nolan Arenado has a bruised left hand after being hit by a pitch in the Colorado Rockies' game at Miami .
The aerospace company reported $0.53 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.03. The firm owned 382,933 shares of the aerospace company's stock after buying an additional 69,889 shares during the period.
Narev, whose short-term bonus for the past financial year was cut, said last week he didn't intend to resign. It is the third major public-relations scandal Narev, 50, has faced during his nearly six years in the job.
Israel welcomes USA delegation for peace talks resumption
President Trump stressed that Palestinians and Israelis need "direct negotiations", the United States official added. According to a senior Israeli official, the delegation is evidently expected to arrive in the last week of August.