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Emery set for the baptism of fire as Man City of the arsenal

Emery set for the baptism of fire as Man City of the arsenal

The Italian team takes his team to Huddersfield Town on Saturday where Kepa Arrizabalaga, the world's most expensive caretaker at £ 71 million ($ 123.49 million AUD), will make his debut.Riverpool, excited after a billing of expenses end of season, guest is equally busy West Ham United on Sunday. Juergen Klopp's team, supported by Brazilian goalkeeper Alisson of AS Roma, compatriot Fabinho and midfielder Guinean Naby Keita, are the most likely to fill the gap on the City that won the title with 19 points in the last season. the optimism is growing at Anfield, the same can not be said for the runner-up last season, Manchester United, who inaugurated the new season on Friday at home in Leicester City with an undeveloped team, according to manager Jose Mourinho . The Portuguese coach was clearly disappointed by the club's end-of-season expenses and ruined the fact that, like other top clubs, many of his teams had a minimal preparation having had free time to recover from the Worl d Cup .Loading "They come back on Monday, they train on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and today, so you can imagine I'm not really fit and ready," he said, although he was happy that the Chilean Alexis Sanchez was chasing a full pre-season Tottenham Hotspur, in the third quarter, is heading for the new campaign with a new gleaming 62,000-seat stadium, which will be ready at Septemner, having not added a single player to the opening hours before the closing of the transfer window Thursday The manager Mauricio Pochettino remained externally calm about the lack of activity in the market despite having invited the owners of the club to take the risk at the end of last season . His team will have a familiar look at Newcastle United in Saturday's game. A fourth consecutive final in fourth place would represent a good result for the Spurs, but will be under pressure from Chelsea and Arsenal who finished the fifth and sixth last year, while West Ham could push for a placement in the first six. Arsenal And mery will have to reverse a terrible recent record for the club against City, however, if the new era north of London will not start disappointingly. In the three games between the two clubs last season, City won 9-1 overall. New face: Sokratis Papastathopoulos is one of the great summer signatures of Arsenal.Photo: PAArsenal has strengthened behind with the German goalkeeper Bernd Leno coming from Bayer Leverkusen while former Juventus defender and Swiss skipper Stephan Lichtsteiner and Greek Sokratis Papastathopoulos add deception in defense Of the three clubs promoted, Fulham and Wolverhampton Wanderers seem able to thrive in the top flight after the strengthening, but it may be a long distance to Cardiff City that will mark their return to Bournemouth on Saturday. Fulham hosts Crystal Palace while the Wolves face Everton. Reuters