Chelsea sensible, Liverpool imperious, however time up for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Manchester United as Premier League returns with a bang following worldwide break

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The Premier League returned with a bang on Saturday in what was probably the most dramatic day of the season to date.

Sixteen of the 20 groups have been in motion and it’s secure to say it didn’t disappoint, with a staggering 30 targets scored throughout the eight fixtures.

It was a sensational day of Premier League action

It was a sensational day of Premier League motion

Chelsea received the ball rolling with a formidable Three-Zero victory over Leicester on the King Energy as Thomas Tuchel’s males as soon as once more demonstrated they imply enterprise this season.

Antonio Rudiger, N’Golo Kante and Christian Pulisic all discovered the web in what was a dominant victory for the Blues, who’re 4 factors away from Liverpool on the Premier League summit.

“I’m completely happy however there’s at all times room for enchancment,” Blues boss Thomas Tuchel stated after the match .”The gamers know very effectively after they do a superb match they usually did a superb match.”

The 3pm kick-offs is when the drama actually began to unfold and sadly for Manchester United, it was one other disastrous day on the workplace for the Pink Devils and one that may spell the tip for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on the membership.

Chelsea romped to victory over Leicester at the King Power

Chelsea romped to victory over Leicester on the King Energy

Captain Harry Maguire was despatched off as Watford humiliated the Pink Devils in a Four-1 victory at Vicarage Highway.

Solskjaer might be relieved of his duties, with Zinedine Zidane supposedly ready within the wings because the favorite to succeed him.

After the match the Norwegian was labelled ‘out of his depth‘ following his aspect’s fifth defeat in seven matches.

“I can’t imagine he’s lasted this lengthy,” ex-Arsenal ace Perry Groves advised talkSPORT of Solskjaer.

“He’s taken Man United so far as he can, he’s out of his depth tactically, there are three gamers there that suppose they’re greater than him which is Ronaldo, Pogba and Fernandes.

“Ole Gunnar Solskjaer isn’t an elite supervisor and I’d say he most likely wouldn’t get one other job within the Premier League.”

Solskjaer looks set to be axed after another chastening defeat

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Solskjaer appears to be like set to be axed after one other chastening defeat

It was a disastrous day out for United and Maguire’s sending off summed up their current predicament

It was a disastrous day trip for United and Maguire’s sending off summed up their present predicament

Liverpool additionally demonstrated their title credentials with an excellent Four-Zero victory over Arsenal at Anfield.

Mohamed Salah grabbed his 16th objective of the season within the rout, however a touchline fracas between Jurgen Klopp and Mikel Arteta swung the sport within the dwelling aspect’s favour, with the German later revealing why their livid bust-up began.

Elsewhere, Dean Smith and Steven Gerrard each recorded their first wins of their new jobs at Norwich and Aston Villa respectively.

The Canaries earned a 2-1 victory at dwelling to Southampton, whereas Gerrard made a profitable begin with a deserved 2-Zero win over Brighton at Villa Park.

There was no profitable begin for Eddie Howe at Newcastle, nevertheless.

Salah netted his 16th goal of the season, but a touchline bust-up between Klopp and Arteta stole the headlines

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Salah netted his 16th objective of the season, however a touchline bust-up between Klopp and Arteta stole the headlines

The altercation seemed to rile up the crowd and swung the momentum in Liverpool’s favour

The altercation appeared to rile up the gang and swung the momentum in Liverpool’s favour

The brand new Magpies boss wasn’t within the dugout after testing constructive for COVID-19, however he may have little doubt been impressed by his aspect’s spirit as they twice got here from behind to attract Three-Three with Brentford in a thriller at St James’ Park.

Remarkably, there was one other objective fest at Turf Moor as Burnley and Crystal Palace shared the spoils in an exciting Three-Three draw.

Palace led, then trailed, then led once more a five-goal first half, however after Maxwel Cornet levelled with a surprising volley early within the second half Burnley have been unfortunate to not win it with Matej Vydra bringing a superb save out of Vicente Guaita with virtually the final kick of the sport.

Gerrard got off to a winning start at Villa

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Gerrard received off to a profitable begin at Villa

Within the recreation’s least eventful match, Wolves continued their nice kind underneath Bruno Lage to place an finish to West Ham’s profitable run in a 1-Zero victory at Molineux.

The Hammers dropped all the way down to fourth within the Premier League and David Moyes might be hping it’s only a minor blip in what has been a stellar marketing campaign to date.

You possibly can have a look at all of the Premier League outcomes, under…

Leicester Zero-Three Chelsea

Newcastle Three-Three Brentford

Burnley Three-Three Crystal Palace

Aston Villa 2-Zero Brighton

Watford Four-1 Man United

Wolves 1-Zero West Ham

Norwich 2-Zero Southampton

Liverpool Four-Zero Arsenal

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