Date: 11th September 2016 at 2:34pm
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Arsenal’s Premier League season continued with a win against Southampton at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday.

Preparations for the Champions League opener with Paris Saint Germain saw Arsenal score an injury-time winner in a two-one win over Southampton as we came from a goal-down.

Southampton went ahead when Cech was unfortunate when he had turned Tadic’s freekick onto the crossbar with the ball then bouncing in off ‘keeper for an own goal inside 20-minutes.

Arsenal were level ahead of the half hour mark when a Koscielny overhead kick made it one-one at the break.

The points looked to be shared until Fonte was penalised for a foul on Giroud with Cazorla scoring from the penalty spot to win it deep into injury-time.

Here’s a round up of the Premier League action from the other matches played, with some still to take place.

Results

Sat 10 Sep 2016 – Premier League
Man Utd 1-2 Man City 12:30
Arsenal 2-1 Southampton 15:00
Bournemouth 1-0 West Brom 15:00
Burnley 1-1 Hull 15:00
Middlesbrough 1-2 Crystal Palace 15:00
Stoke 0-4 Tottenham 15:00
West Ham 2-4 Watford 15:00
Liverpool 4-1 Leicester 17:30

To be played

Sun 11 Sep 2016 – Premier League
Swansea v Chelsea 16:00

Mon 12 Sep 2016 – Premier League
Sunderland v Everton 20:00

Billed as ‘Jose Mourinho verses Pep Guardiola’, when in reality it WAS Manchester United v Manchester City of course, the first Manchester derby of the season was won by Man City who came away from Old Trafford with a two-one win.

Arsenal left it late with an injury-time winner seeing them through to a two-one win at the Emirates Stadium in a win against Southampton.

First wins of the season were secured by Bournemouth who won one-nil at West Brom at Dean Court with Watford winning not only for the first time this season but under Walter Mazzarri winning four-two at West Ham.

Also collecting a first three-points were Crystal Palace who won two-one at Middlesbrough with the first home match by Liverpool won with Champions Leicester going away from Anfield after a four-one defeat with Tottenham also in the goals beating Stoke four-nil with the Potters remaining at the foot of the table.

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