Leicester 2-2 Brentford: Brentford rallied from two goals down to earn a deserved point at Leicester.
Brendan Rodgers’ team were on set for an easy Premier League victory at the King Power Stadium after goals either side of halftime from Timothy Castagne and Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall put them ahead.
However, the Foxes’ problems with holding onto a lead from last season resurfaced as Brentford, who used all five substitutes available in the second half, stormed back into the game.
Ivan Toney’s 62nd-minute goal gave them hope, but substitute Josh Dasilva’s sensational goal four minutes from time earned a point for Thomas Frank’s side.
Manchester United 1-2 Brighton: Erik ten Hag’s tenure at Old Trafford got off to the worst possible start as Brighton beat Manchester United 2-1 thanks to a first-half double from Pascal Gross.
In the bright sunshine of Manchester, the unmarked Brighton midfielder scored twice in nine minutes to give the visitors a 2-0 lead at halftime.
West Ham United 0-2 Manchester City: Erling Haaland scored both goals as Manchester City easily defeated West Ham 2-0 at the London Stadium to open the defence of their Premier League title.
The largest audience of any London-based team, over 62,500, crammed into the Hammers’ home stadium, only to be greeted by Haaland’s towering presence and Ilkay Gundogan’s skill.
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