Each week the Goals Guide will take a look back at the weekend's action, review all the goals and explain any dubious assists. Theo Walcott scored a fine hat-trick as Arsenal gave Blackpool a harsh lesson of life in the Premier League with an emphatic 6-0 win.
Junior giant Andy Carroll was the top points scoring player at the weekend with an incredible 11 points. The Newcastle striker smashed home a hat-trick and grabbed an assist.
After halting their summer-spending, City are set to unleash their big-money signings. £24m-man Mario Balotelli is excepted to be fit to face Liverpool after picking up a knock on Thursday while James Milner is set for his debut.
The Insider Eye has spent the week in enforced isolation after failing to predict Blackpool's win over Wigan. Four days of solitude and meditation later here is what it foresees.
The most drawn out transfer of the summer was finally completed on Wednesday as James Milner signed for Manchester City with around £16m and Stephen Ireland moving in the other direction.
Each week the Goals Guide will take a look back at the weekend's action, review all the goals and explain any dubious assists. Blackpool shocked the Premier League and made all the headlines over the opening weekend with a fine 4-0 win over Wigan. There were also big wins for Chelsea and Aston Villa.
Tottenham and Manchester City kick-start the 2010-11 Premier League season with a mouth-watering encounter at White Hart Lane at 12:45 on Saturday. Read the latest team news on that and the rest of the opening weekend fixtures.
With 4-3-3 now available in Fantasy League games picking a low cost striker who is regularly among the goals could be the difference between success and failure. The Insider recommends Wolves hitman Steven Fletcher.
Milner nears Man City move, Man Utd sign mystery striker, goakeepers in transfer triangle, roberts on the move, Blackpool strengthen and Chelsea close on Brazilan wonderkid.
The World Cup may already seem like a distant memory, but the shadow it casts over the domestic game has made picking a Fantasy League team for the new season harder than usual.
Former Arsenal captain linked to Tottenham switch, Newcastle Ben Arfa deal nears breakdown, goalkeepers demand transfers, Bellamy threatens to quit, West Ham keep signing players and Blackpool add four.
The O'Neill aftermath, Sporting Gijon defenders in demand, United miss out on Ozil, Arsenal continue defender hunt, Stoke agree striker deal, Caldwell brothers join forces at Wigan and Given in transfer threat.