Premier League
2020-21
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Day Saturday/Sunday/Monday
Date 12/13/14 September 2020
Total matches 8
Total goals 23
Average (2.88 per match)
League leaders end Arsenal
Highest scoring Liverpool 4–3 Leeds United
Bottom end West Bromwich Albion
Attendance 0
Current league 2020-21
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Match day 38 Match day 2

Debutants Gabriel and Willian impressed as Arsenal blew away promoted Fulham in the opening game of the Premier League season.

Crystal Palace made a winning start to the 2020-21 Premier League season as a volley by Wilfried Zaha proved enough to sink Southampton.

Leeds United made a dramatic return to the Premier League after a 16-year absence as they produced a magnificent display only to lose to a late penalty in a thriller against champions Liverpool at Anfield.

Debutants Callum Wilson and Jeff Hendrick both scored as Newcastle made a winning start to the 2020-21 Premier League season against an uninspiring West Ham.

Jamie Vardy scored a second-half penalty double as Leicester condemned West Brom to a disappointing return to the Premier League.

Dominic Calvert-Lewin's brilliant header ensured new-look Everton made a flying start to the Premier League season with victory at Tottenham.

Wolverhampton Wanderers scored twice in the first six minutes as they made a winning start to the new Premier League season with victory at Sheffield United.

Frank Lampard's expensively reshaped Chelsea made a winning start to their Premier League campaign with victory at Brighton.

Match Details

Saturday 12 September 2020

12 September 2020
12:30 GMT
21 °C (69 °F)
Fulham Fulham FC.png 0–3 Arsenal FC.png Arsenal Craven Cottage, London
Attendance: 0
Referee: Chris Kavanagh
Man of the Match: Gabriel
HT:0–1
Report
Lacazette Goal 8'
Gabriel Goal 49'
Aubameyang Goal 57'

12 September 2020
15:00 GMT
21 °C (70 °F)
Crystal Palace Crystal Palace FC.png 1–0 Southampton FC.png Southampton Selhurst Park, London
Attendance: 0
Referee: Jonathan Moss
Man of the Match: Vicente Guaita
Zaha Goal 13' HT:1–0
Report

12 September 2020
17:30 GMT
17 °C (62 °F)
Liverpool Liverpool FC.png 4–3 Leeds United FC.png Leeds United Anfield, Liverpool
Attendance: 0
Referee: Michael Oliver
Man of the Match: Mohamed Salah
Salah Goal 4' (Pen)33'88' (Pen)
van Dijk Goal 20'
HT:3–2
Report
Harrison Goal 12'
Bamford Goal 30'
Klich Goal 66'

12 September 2020
20:00 GMT
19 °C (66 °F)
West Ham United West Ham United FC.png 0–2 Newcastle United FC.png Newcastle United London Stadium, London
Attendance: 0
Referee: Stuart Attwell
Man of the Match: Callum Wilson
HT:0–0
Report
C Wilson Goal 56'
Hendrick Goal 87'

Sunday 13 September 2020

13 September 2020
14:00 GMT
28 °C (82 °F)
West Bromwich Albion West Bromwich Albion FC.png 0–3 Leicester City FC.png Leicester City The Hawthorns, West Bromwich
Attendance: 0
Referee: Anthony Taylor
Man of the Match: Timothy Castagne
HT0–0:
Report
Castagne Goal 56'
Vardy Goal 74' (pen.)84' (pen.)

13 September 2020
16:30 GMT
29 °C (84 °F)
Tottenham Tottenham Hotspur.png 0–1 Everton FC.png Everton Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London
Attendance: 0
Referee: Martin Atkinson
Man of the Match: James Rodríguez
HT:0–0
Report
Calvert-Lewin Goal 55'

Monday 14 September 2020

14 September 2020
18:00 GMT
23 °C (73 °F)
Sheffield United Sheffield United FC.png 0–2 Wolverhampton Wanderers FC.png Wolves Bramall Lane, Sheffield
Attendance: 0
Referee: Mike Dean
Man of the Match: Raúl Jiménez
HT:0–2
Report
Jiménez Goal 3' Saïss Goal 6'

14 September 2020
20:15 GMT
20 °C (68 °F)
Brighton Brighton & Hove Albion FC.png 1–3 Chelsea FC.png Chelsea Falmer Stadium, Brighton
Attendance: 0
Referee: Craig Pawson
Man of the Match: Tariq Lamptey
Trossard Goal 54' HT:0–1
Report
Jorginho Goal 23' (Pen)
James Goal 56'
Kurt Zouma Goal 66'

League table after Match day 1

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Notes
1 Arsenal 1 1 0 0 3 0 +3 3 Qualification for the Champions League group stage
2 Leicester City 1 1 0 0 3 0 +3 3
3 Chelsea 1 1 0 0 3 1 +2 3
4 Newcastle United 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 3
5 Wolverhampton Wanderers 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 3 Qualification for the Europa League group stage
6 Liverpool 1 1 0 0 4 3 +1 3
7 Crystal Palace 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 3
8 Everton 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 3
9 Aston Villa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Burnley 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Manchester City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Manchester United 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Leeds United 1 0 0 1 3 4 −1 0
14 Southampton 1 0 0 1 0 1 −1 0
15 Tottenham Hotspur 1 0 0 1 0 1 −1 0
16 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 0 0 1 1 3 −2 0
17 Sheffield United 1 0 0 1 0 2 −2 0
18 West Ham United 1 0 0 1 0 2 −2 0 Relegation to
EFL Championship
19 Fulham 1 0 0 1 0 3 −3 0
20 West Bromwich Albion 1 0 0 1 0 3 −3 0

Updated to games played on 14 September 2020
Source: Barclays Premier League
Rules for classification: 1st points; 2nd goal difference; 3rd number of goals scored.
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round; (Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament

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