Youngest Players To Feature In The First Week Of The Premier League
Game week 1 of the most watched league in the world, the English Premier League did not only produce an avalanche of goals but a number of talented Next Generation players were given a bite of the cherry in the league.
With five out of the top six sides all recording victories it is safe to say, the boys are being separated from the men at an early stage. Buzzslate.com takes a look at the youngest players to feature in the first game week of the Premier League:
We start with…
Mason Greenwood (Man United)
Gabriel Martinelli (Arsenal)
Oliver Skipp (Spurs)
Michael Obafemi (Southampton)
Phil Foden (Man City)
Moise Kean (Everton)
Max Aarons (Norwich)
Liverpool and Norwich kicked off the new season action on Friday night at Anfield, with Jurgen Klopp’s Reds thrashing the Canaries 4-1 and But Manchester City, just as they did last season, went one better.
Pep Guardiola’s Blues kicked off the season with a thumping 5-0 win against West Ham, before Tottenham Hotspurs fought back after going a goal-down to Aston Villa to win 3-1 at home.
Sunday’s action began with Unai Emery’s Arsenal beating Newcastle as Leicester and Wolves could not be separated, with the tie of gameweek 1 was saved until last as Ole Gunner’s Manchester United put Chelsea to the sword with a 4-0 win at Old Trafford to sum up the first week of the Premier League.