Praised by manager David Wagner for his contribution to the Terriers’ opening day victory, the Dane’s save from a Christian Benteke header helped keep them on track for three points, which was vital for the club.
Monday, August 14, 2017
The Premier League is back and it didn’t disappoint.
A thrilling opening weekend gave us goals galore, controversy, red cards, the odd shock result, and calamitous defending.
New boys Huddersfield Town showed they can mix it with the big boys with a superb 3-0 victory over Crystal Palace, while champions Chelsea were beaten 3-2 by a brilliant Burnley team.
Manchester United and Tottenham set out their stalls early with comfortable wins, but Arsenal could only squeak a win against Leicester City, and Liverpool’s failings in defence saw them draw 3-3 with an impressive Watford outfit.
But who were the star performers on the pitch? Click the right arrow above to find out who made our Premier League team of the weekend…