Giroud Header Seals Arsenal Win in Season-Opening Thriller

Giroud Header Seals Arsenal Win in Season-Opening Thriller

Giroud Header Seals Arsenal Win in Season-Opening Thriller

He believes technological advances in the game could lead to people without experience of football taking charge of sides in the top flight.

"We need to transform the quality of the preparation into points and that is, of course, a pragmatic view, but what matters is we win the game and start in a strong way, which we didn't do past year". It is a very specific French players at Lyon.

More fantasy football players have selected him as their captain than any player for game-week one as well. "He is a collective player, an intelligent player as well".

Danny Welbeck gave the Gunners a lifeline with a much-needed goal on the stroke of half-time.

While Mourinho has welcomed the new signings, he argues that of greater significance is the fact his team will not have their domestic fixture list disrupted by the Europa League this season. "We had some avoidable goals which we conceded and overall we have to work on that". "One was a corner, one on build-up, one on a corner again", he said. "Danilo is 26, (Benjamin) Mendy is 23, Bernardo (Silva) is 22, Ederson is 23, so we bought players who are going to be stable for the next years".

Leicester manager Craig Shakespeare said he was "disappointed" that referee Mike Dean did not spot what he described as a "definite handball" by Mesut Ozil in the build-up to Ramsey's equaliser.

Man Utd boss Mourinho: We must improve our goalscoring
United are one of the favourites to lift the trophy this time, despite finishing sixth and 24 points behind Chelsea last term. A When we won our first EPL title in 2005, it finally felt like it was the beginning of a new era of success for the club.

"Do you really think that you sit in the dressing room before the game and you think "Oh, I have only one year to go - I will not play well today"?"

"You have to take some positives", he said. "There were hard moments when we were down and we managed to get out of that and it's great to see". "To come here and score three has to be pleasing in some respect, but it doesn't feel like it".

For Leicester City, the 2017-18 Premier League season is a chance to show that they're somewhere in between last season's 12th-place finish and 2015-16's title win.

United will return to the Champions League this season after missing out in two of the last three years, but Mou senses a threat to the Old Trafford outfit from the emergence of new "economically powerful" clubs, ESPN writes.

Mourinho knows they were over-reliant on the injured ex-Swedish striker's goals and wants more support for this season's main man Romelu Lukaku.

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