Everton striker Wayne Rooney opened his goals account for the new season as Everton beat Stoke City 1-0 at Goodison Park.
Rooney scored the only goal of the game off a move he initiated as the English man headed a Dominic Calvert-Lewin cross beyond Jack Butland.
Newly promoted side, Huddersfield Town returned to top flight football with a bang!
After a 45-year absence, the lowly rated team thumped Crystal Palace 3-0 in a convincing win at Selhurst Park.
Huddersfield took the lead when Palace defender, Joel Ward, turned a cross into his own net.
Huddersfield doubled their lead when Aaron Mooy provided a perfect cross from the left for Steve Mounie, who beat a stationary Palace defence to direct the ball home with a header.
The new boys sealed the deal when Steve Mounie smashed in Colin Quaner’s pass from 15 yards.
Soton barren draw
The game between Southampton and Swansea ended in a goalless draw as the host lacked the needed depth to push for victory; recording just two shots on target in 90 minutes.