Powerful striker Romelu Lukaku pulverised Newcastle on his Everton home debut and scored eight points on Monday night. The Belgian bagged two goals and an assist in a sensational first half display.
Clinical striker Sergio Aguero scored six points as Manchester City destroyed rivals Manchester United 4-1. The reigning champions were overpowered by the vibrant City attack and Aguero was on target either side of half-time.
A look over the team news headlines ahead of the weekend's Premier League action. Philippe Coutinho has been ruled out with a should injury and the Manchester derby is the star attraction.
Concentrating on a solid defence seems to be frowned upon these days. Purists are on a constant search for attacking football nirvana, but leaking goals never got anyone anywhere especially when there are clean sheets to be won.
North London duo Aaron Ramsey and Gylfi Sigurdsson were the top scoring players at the weekend with six points apiece. The midfield marvels both bagged a brace for rivals Arsenal and Tottenham.
The Premier League returns on Saturday and fans will get their first chance to see their club's new arrivals following the drama of transfer deadline day.
The frenzy of the transfer window may have ended 10 days ago, but the interruption of the international break means this weekend is our first chance to assess the new arrivals as the Premier League returns.
Liverpool, Tottenham and Arsenal take centre stage in this week's Insider Eye, it's almost as if they're involved in some pretty big games on Sunday. What's that? They are? Well how's that for timing.
Cardiff City pulled off a stunning 3-2 win over Manchester City on Sunday and hardworking poacher Fraizer Campbell scored eight points. Campbell took advantage of some lacklustre defending to grab a brace and an assist.
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has been ruled out of the trip to newly promoted Cardiff City on Sunday. The Belgian defender injured his groin in Monday night's demolition of Newcastle.
The Fantasy League Insider is back after the first week of the season and before you start thinking about your Bank Holiday break, let's have a quick look at the fantasy football nuggets you need to know.
Defending champions Manchester United started their title defence in style with Robin van Persie and Danny Welbeck scoring six points each. Christian Benteke also impressed on the opening day.