The week Matchday 1 matches of 202223 English Premier League were held from 5th till 7th August. Allsportspk presents the main highlights and statistics.

Main Matchday 1 Highlights

  • – As per the points table, Tottenham Hotspurs leads.
  • – The defending champions – Manchester City defeated West Ham 2-0 at London Stadium. Erling Haaland scored twice on his debut to earn 3 points.
  • Arsenal won 20 against Crystal Palace. Gabrielle Martenelli opened the scoring at the 2oth minute and was followed by an own goal from Marc Guehi at the 85th minute.
  • – Last year’s runner-up Liverpool had to share points with the newly promoted Fulham as they drew 2-2. Aleksander Mitrovic gave Fulham the lead twice but Darwin Nunez and Mohammed Salah equalized for Liverpool.
  • Tottenham Hotspurs outclassed Southampton 4-1 at the Tottenham Hotspurs stadium. Ryan Sessegnon, Eric Dier, Dejan Kuluveski, and an own goal from Mohammed Salisu cumulated Tottenham’s 4 goals whereas James Ward-Prowse scored the only goal for Southampton.
  • Chelsea defeated Everton 1-0 with main credit to Jorginho’s penalty at the brink of halftime.
  • Manchester United had a disappointing start, as they were defeated 1-2 by Brighton at Old Trafford. Pasical Grob scored twice for Brighton, United’s only goal came from Alexis Mac Allister’s won goal.

2022-23 English Premier League: Week-Matchday 2 Overview

Matchday 1 Top Goal Scorers

1Erling HaalandManchester City2
1Pasical GrobBrighton2
1Aleksander MitrovicFulham2

Matchday 1 Top Assist Providers

Danny Welback, Darwin Nunez, Dejan Kuluveski Emerson Royal, Hwang Hee-chan, Jack Harrison, Jamie Vardy, Jeolinton, Kenny Tete, Lloyd Kelly, Mohammed Salah, Moussa Dejenepo, Zinchenko, Rico Henry and Heung-min Son lead the assist table list with 1 assist.

Points Table Ending Matchday 1

1 Tottenham110033
2 Bournemouth110023
2 Arsenal110023
2 Man City110023
2 Newcastle110023
6 Brighton110013
6 Leeds110013
8 Chelsea110013
9 Brentford101001
9 Fulham101001
9 Leicester101001
9 Liverpool101001
13 Man Utd1001-10
13 Wolverhampton1001-10
15 Everton1001-10
16 Aston Villa1001-20
16 Crystal Palace1001-20
16 Nottingham1001-20
16 West Ham1001-20
20 Southampton1001-30

P = Matches Played
W = Win
D = Draw
L = Lose
GD = Goal Difference
Pts = Points


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