As is traditional in the Premier League, last year’s champions get the season under way early on Saturday afternoon. Fresh from signing his new contract, Claudio Ranieri takes his Leicester side to Hull who are yet to appoint a full time manager.
Pep Guardiola gets his time in English football officially underway on Saturday evening when Manchester City take on Sunderland at the Etihad Stadium. It’s also a new beginning for David Moyes who returns to the Premier League after his ill-fated time in charge of Manchester United.
The effects that the Olympics have had on the scheduling of the PGA Tour have made this feel a rather strange season.
All eyes will be on Monmore this evening as the midlands track stages the finals of the Trafalgar Cup, Summer Classic and Gold Cup live on Racing Post Greyhound Tv. Catch all the action on Sky channel 468 from 7.15pm tonight.
This week sees the first Friday Night Football Match in the Premier League as Manchester United host Southampton at Old Trafford. Saints fans may not be happy about having to make the trip up from the South Coast during a work day but at least the neutrals should be treated to an enthralling match.