The razzmatazz surrounding the return of Romelu Lukaku lived up to its billing after the Belgian played a huge role in dismantling a hapless Arsenal team.
The score was reflective of the transfer activities of both clubs, if the recent performance by the gunners is anything to go by then the fans should expect a very long stressful season.
Manchester United failed to sparkle at St Mary’s stadium after a dub draw against the saints.
The only outstanding performance came from the stylish Paul Pogba who tried to pull strings to win Ole’s side the maximum points.
United urgently need Cavani back and hope that Scott Mctominay can be a solid CDM for them this season.
In other results Everton played out an exciting draw against Leeds United,Liverpool outclassed Burnley at Anfield, Tottenham beat Wolves by a solitary goal on Nuno Espirito’s maiden return after leaving the club,Villa beat Newcastle on home turf while Money bags Manchester City dismantled Norwich for 5 with Gabriel Jesus the outstanding performer of the game.
Certainly the premier league is living up to its billing, the early indications are that the title race will be close and fascinating.