It was another topsy turvy weekend in the Premier League as Chelsea bounced back from their defeat at Old Trafford last week, while Manchester United finally lost that 100% start but managed to keep hold of their unbeaten record to stay top.
With the battle of Britain at Old Trafford, Tottenham’s arrival on Europe’s main stage and the beginning of a new era for Real Madrid under Jose Mourinho, the return of the Champion’s League threw up some intriguing sub-plots on match day one.
The most one-sided cup final in history. In some quarters, Pompey are 20/1 to pull off a monumental shock and prevent Chelsea from easing to a Premier League and FA Cup double. Can Kevin-Prince Boateng’s Vapors inspire Portsmouth?
Whilst the Valde has been around and showcased already in the Premier League, its official launch across the Middle East completes the global brand of the boot which is therefore expected to make much more of a mark on the game in the coming year.