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Season Timeline 2018/19

August

Fri 10 Aug, Man Utd 2-1 Leicester
An early penalty from World Cup winner Paul Pogba saw United’s season off to the perfect start. Luke Shaw scored the first senior goal of his career to give the hosts a two-goal cushion before Jamie Vardy’s late consolation.
Delight for Luke Shaw who registers his first senior goal
From the Gallery Delight for Luke Shaw who registers his first senior goal
Sat 11 Aug, Huddersfield 0-3 Chelsea
Maurizio Sarri’s first Premier League match as Chelsea head coach ended in a comfortable 3-0 win at the John Smith’s Stadium.
3 for Sarri in his first outing as Chelsea boss
From the Gallery 3 for Sarri in his first outing as Chelsea boss
Sun 19 Aug, Brighton 3-1 Man Utd
Brighton claimed a famous victory over Man Utd as they ran out 3-1 victors.
Shane Duffy fires home Brighton's second goal
From the Gallery Shane Duffy fires home Brighton's second goal
Sat 26 Aug, Watford 2-1 Crystal Palace
Goals from Roberto Pereyra and Jose Holebas gave the Hornets a third successive win and earned Javi Gracia the Barclays Manager of the Month award for August.
Roberto Pereyra breaks the deadlock
From the Gallery Roberto Pereyra breaks the deadlock

September

Sat 1 Sep, West Ham 0-1 Wolves
An injury-time strike from Adama Traore saw the beginning of a run which would see his side win four games in five, while Manuel Pellegrini’s men entered the first international break without a point.
It was a frustrating day for Marko Arnautovic as RuI Patricio denied him on multiple occasions
From the Gallery It was a frustrating day for Marko Arnautovic as RuI Patricio denied him on multiple occasions
Adama strikes in injury-time to sink the Hammers
From the Gallery Adama strikes in injury-time to sink the Hammers
Sat 15 Sep, Chelsea 4-1 Cardiff
Eden Hazard fired a hat-trick to send Chelsea to the top of the Premier League, adding to two goals and two assists in the Belgian’s opening four games.
Hat-trick hero Eden Hazard savours the moment in front of the Chelsea faithful
From the Gallery Hat-trick hero Eden Hazard savours the moment in front of the Chelsea faithful
Sat 22 Sep, Burnley 4-0 Bournemouth
An Ashley Barnes brace helped move Sean Dyche’s men off the foot of the table.
Aaron Lennon slides in to score his first goal for Burnley
From the Gallery Aaron Lennon slides in to score his first goal for Burnley

October

Sat 6 Oct, Man Utd 3-2 Newcastle
Newcastle United 2-0 up after 10 minutes. Final twenty minutes saw United score three goals.
Alexis Sanchez saves the day with his late injury time winner
From the Gallery Alexis Sanchez saves the day with his late injury time winner
Sat 7 Oct, Fulham 1-5 Arsenal
Alexandre Lacazette and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang both scored twice, with Aaron Ramsey adding a fifth after a breakaway.
Aubameyang's brace helped the Gunners blow Fulham away
From the Gallery Aubameyang's brace helped the Gunners blow Fulham away
Ramsey's cheeky flick was enough to earn him October's Goal of the Month award
From the Gallery Ramsey's cheeky flick was enough to earn him October's Goal of the Month award
Sat 20 Oct, Huddersfield 0-1 Liverpool
Mohamed Salah scored the decisive goal as Liverpool returned to winning ways having registered back-to-back draws with Chelsea and Manchester City.
Mo Salah scores the decisive goal to maintain Liverpool's unbeaten start
From the Gallery Mo Salah scores the decisive goal to maintain Liverpool's unbeaten start
Sat 27 Oct, Brighton 1-0 Wolves
Glenn Murray secured the Seagulls’ third consecutive 1-0 win, leaving them with 14 points from their first ten matches.
Glenn Murray celebrates after scoring his 100th Brighton goal
From the Gallery Glenn Murray celebrates after scoring his 100th Brighton goal

November

Sat 3 Nov, Everton 3-1 Brighton
£50 million signing Richarlison scored twice as Everton earned a 3-1 victory against Brighton & Hove Albion.
Richarlison shows his worth with a fine display of clinical finishing
From the Gallery Richarlison shows his worth with a fine display of clinical finishing
Cool, calm, and collected from Everton's number 10 who scores the third for the home side
From the Gallery Cool, calm, and collected from Everton's number 10 who scores the third for the home side
Sat 3 Nov, Cardiff 0-1 Leicester
Demarai Gray scored the only goal as Leicester City earned an emotional win at Cardiff City.
Demarai Gray beats Etheridge to give Leicester the lead
From the Gallery Demarai Gray beats Etheridge to give Leicester the lead
Leicester City dedicate their 1-0 win at Cardiff to their late owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha
From the Gallery Leicester City dedicate their 1-0 win at Cardiff to their late owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha
Sun 11 Nov, Man City 3-1 Man Utd
Ilkay Gundogan scored a memorable goal, neatly finishing a 44-pass move, to keep their place as league leaders.
Gundogan calmly strokes the ball past the oncoming David De Gea
From the Gallery Gundogan calmly strokes the ball past the oncoming David De Gea
Sat 24 Nov, Fulham 3-2 Southampton
Claudio Ranieri got off to a winning start in his first match as Fulham boss. His new side ended a six-match losing run thanks to André Schürrle and an Aleksandar Mitrovic double.
Aleksandar Mitrovic was the star of the show as Fulham downed the Saints at the Cottage
From the Gallery Aleksandar Mitrovic was the star of the show as Fulham downed the Saints at the Cottage
Sat 24 Nov, Spurs 3-1 Chelsea
A wonderful individual goal from Son Heung-min helped Spurs leapfrog Chelsea into third place.
Son picked up November's Goal of the Month award for his explosive run and clinical finish
From the Gallery Son picked up November's Goal of the Month award for his explosive run and clinical finish

December

Sat 5 Dec, Spurs 3-1 Southampton
Ralph Hasenhuttl was at Wembley Stadium to see his new side in action. Charlie Austin’s injury-time strike ensured all Premier League teams scored in the same match round since November 2010.
Harry Kane pokes in a low Christian Eriksen cross to open the scoring
From the Gallery Harry Kane pokes in a low Christian Eriksen cross to open the scoring
Sat 15 Dec, Fulham 0-2 West Ham
The Hammers’ fourth win in a row moved them into the top half of the Premier League table for the first time in the campaign.
Michail Antonio scores to give the Hammers a 2-0 lead
From the Gallery Michail Antonio scores to give the Hammers a 2-0 lead
Claudio Ranieri looks on during a wet night at Craven Cottage
From the Gallery Claudio Ranieri looks on during a wet night at Craven Cottage
Sun 16 Dec, Southampton 3-2 Arsenal
Charlie Austin's late winner helped Southampton claim a 3-2 victory over Arsenal in manager Ralph Hasenhuttl's first home match in charge.
Austin punishes Leno's mistake to give Saints the three points
From the Gallery Austin punishes Leno's mistake to give Saints the three points
Sat 22 Dec, Man City 2-3 Crystal Palace
Andros Townsend scored the Carling Goal of the Season to stun the league leaders, volleying the ball past Ederson from outside the penalty area.
Andros Townsend wheels away after seeing his sublime volley beat Ederson, he would eventually claim Goal of the Season with the effort
From the Gallery Andros Townsend wheels away after seeing his sublime volley beat Ederson, he would eventually claim Goal of the Season with the effort
Luka Milivojevic's penalty was enough to give Palace the win
From the Gallery Luka Milivojevic's penalty was enough to give Palace the win
Sat 22 Dec, Cardiff 1-5 Man Utd
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s first match as caretaker manager of Manchester United, away at former club Cardiff City. Paul Pogba turned in a performance of the highest quality, with three assists.
Paul Pogba ran the show for United
From the Gallery Paul Pogba ran the show for United

January

Thu 3 Jan, Man City 2-1 Liverpool
Goals from Aguero, Firmino, Sane in one of the most highly-anticipated Premier League matches in recent times.
Sergio Agüero nets his 10th PL goal of the season
From the Gallery Sergio Agüero nets his 10th PL goal of the season
Leroy Sane celebrates with Gabriel Jesus
From the Gallery Leroy Sane celebrates with Gabriel Jesus
Sat 19 Jan, Wolves 4-3 Leicester
An Injury-time winner completed Diogo Jota’s hat-trick.
Diogo Jota rounds off a good day by completing his hat-trick
From the Gallery Diogo Jota rounds off a good day by completing his hat-trick
Sat 19 Jan, Arsenal 2-0 Chelsea
Laurent Koscielny scored his first goal since his return from injury as Arsenal boosted their top-four hopes with a 2-0 win over Chelsea at Emirates Stadium.
Laurent Koscielny extends Arsenal lead
From the Gallery Laurent Koscielny extends Arsenal lead
Tue 29 Jan, Newcastle 2-1 Man City
A late Matt Ritchie penalty completed the Magpies’ comeback to leave City four points adrift of Liverpool.
Matt Ritchie beats Ederson from the spot to complete the comeback
From the Gallery Matt Ritchie beats Ederson from the spot to complete the comeback

February

Sun 10 Feb, Man City 6-0 Chelsea
Sergio Aguero scored his second hat-trick in seven days and his third of the season, in one of City’s most dominant performances of the season.
Kepa Arrizabalaga fails to save the first goal from Sergio Agüero
From the Gallery Kepa Arrizabalaga fails to save the first goal from Sergio Agüero
Man City blew Chelsea away, scoring 6 in front of their home crowd
From the Gallery Man City blew Chelsea away, scoring 6 in front of their home crowd
Tue 26 Feb, Huddersfield 1-0 Wolves
A stoppage-time Steve Mounie strike snatched Huddersfield Town’s third PL win of the season, and Jan Siewert’s first as the new Terriers head coach.
Steve Mounie and Elias Kachunga look on as the ball crosses the line
From the Gallery Steve Mounie and Elias Kachunga look on as the ball crosses the line
Jan Siewert celebrates his first win since taking the reins
From the Gallery Jan Siewert celebrates his first win since taking the reins
Wed 27 Feb, Liverpool 5-0 Watford
Sadio Mane and Virgil van Dijk both scored twice as Liverpool extended their unbeaten Premier League run and kept top spot. Full-backs Andrew Robertson and Trent Alexander-Arnold created all five goals. The pair would go on to share 24 Premier League assists between them.
Virgil van Dijk towered above the rest to head home twice
From the Gallery Virgil van Dijk towered above the rest to head home twice

March

Sat 2 Mar, Man Utd 3-2 Southampton
An action-packed match at Old Trafford saw three nominations for the Carling Goal of the Month award. Romelu Lukaku struck twice for the second match running.
Yan Valery celebrates after his sweetly struck shot gives Saints the lead
From the Gallery Yan Valery celebrates after his sweetly struck shot gives Saints the lead
Romelu Lukaku calmly finishes to snatch victory at Old Trafford
From the Gallery Romelu Lukaku calmly finishes to snatch victory at Old Trafford
Sat 9 Mar, Southampton 2-1 Spurs
James Ward-Prowse scored a superb late free-kick as Southampton hit back from a goal down to beat Tottenham Hotspur. It was Ward-Prowse’s sixth goal in nine matches, continuing a remarkable turnaround for the Saints under Hasenhuttl.
James Ward-Prowse's sixth goal in nine games was enough to sink Spurs at St. Mary's
From the Gallery James Ward-Prowse's sixth goal in nine games was enough to sink Spurs at St. Mary's
Sat 16 Mar, West Ham 4-3 Huddersfield
Chicharito came off the bench to inspire a Hammers comeback with a late brace, after January signing Karlan Grant had put the visitors 3-1 up midway through the second-half with a superb strike.
Karlan Grant netted twice as the Terriers ran West Ham close
From the Gallery Karlan Grant netted twice as the Terriers ran West Ham close
Sat 30 Mar, Crystal Palace 2-0 Huddersfield
Huddersfield Town were relegated from the Premier League after a 2-0 defeat at Crystal Palace combined with victories for Southampton and Burnley to send them down.
A dejected Jonathan Hogg tries to come to terms with the Terrier's relegation
From the Gallery A dejected Jonathan Hogg tries to come to terms with the Terrier's relegation

April

Tue 2 Apr, Watford 4-1 Fulham
Spectacular goals from Abdoulaye Doucoure and Will Hughes helped Watford climb to eighth place as Fulham’s relegation from the Premier League was confirmed.
Tom Cairney thanks the fans for their support as Fulham's relegation was confirmed
From the Gallery Tom Cairney thanks the fans for their support as Fulham's relegation was confirmed
Wed 3 Apr, Spurs 2-0 Crystal Palace
Second-half goals from Son Heung-min and Christian Eriksen got Tottenham Hotspur off to a winning start at their new stadium.
Spurs unveil their highly anticipated new stadium
From the Gallery Spurs unveil their highly anticipated new stadium
Son Heung-min celebrates after scoring the first ever Premier League goal at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
From the Gallery Son Heung-min celebrates after scoring the first ever Premier League goal at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
Mon 8 Apr, Chelsea 2-0 West Ham
Eden Hazard incredible solo effort won him the Carling Goal of the Month award.
Eden Hazard jinks past Fabián Balbuena on his way to breaking the deadlock
From the Gallery Eden Hazard jinks past Fabián Balbuena on his way to breaking the deadlock
Sat 13 Apr, Brighton 0-5 Bournemouth
Callum Wilson and Ryan Fraser were in inspired form.
The travelling Bournemouth fans were delighted to see their side put five past Brighton
From the Gallery The travelling Bournemouth fans were delighted to see their side put five past Brighton
Tue 16 Apr, Brighton 0-2 Cardiff
Vital win for Neil Warnock’s side in the battle against relegation.
Sean Morrison heads past Mat Ryan
From the Gallery Sean Morrison heads past Mat Ryan

May

Sat 4 May, Cardiff 2-3 Crystal Palace
Relegation confirmed.
Neil Warnock reacts as his side are relegated after losing to Crystal Palace
From the Gallery Neil Warnock reacts as his side are relegated after losing to Crystal Palace
Sat 4 May, Wolves 1-0 Fulham
Wolves cemented their claim to seventh spot after beating Fulham at Molineux. Relegated Fulham made history, as late substitute Harvey Elliott became the youngest player to appear in the Premier League.
Leander Dendoncker scores the only goal of the game
From the Gallery Leander Dendoncker scores the only goal of the game
Harvey Elliott, aged 16 years and 30 days became the youngest player to appear in the Premier League
From the Gallery Harvey Elliott, aged 16 years and 30 days became the youngest player to appear in the Premier League
Sat 5 May, Newcastle 2-3 Liverpool
Late Divock Origi goal kept the pressure on Manchester City.
Divock Origi outjumps Jamaal Lascelles to claim the winner
From the Gallery Divock Origi outjumps Jamaal Lascelles to claim the winner
Mon 6 May, Man City 1-0 Leicester
Vincent Kompany strike into the top corner.
Vincent Kompany is mobbed by his team-mates after his late wonder strike
From the Gallery Vincent Kompany is mobbed by his team-mates after his late wonder strike
Sun 12 May, Brighton 1-4 Man City
Glenn Murray provided an early scare, but goals from Sergio Aguero, Aymeric Laporte, Riyad Mahrez, and Ilkay Gundogan saw City become the first team in ten years to retain the trophy.
Riyad Mahrez scores Man City's third goal
From the Gallery Riyad Mahrez scores Man City's third goal
Man City lift their second successive Premier League title
From the Gallery Man City lift their second successive Premier League title
Sun 12 May, Liverpool 2-0 Wolves
Alisson won the Golden Glove award after keeping his 21st clean sheet of the season, while Sadio Mane joined team-mate Mohamed Salah on 22 Premier League goals for the season to earn a share of the Golden Boot with Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
Alisson broke Pepe Reina's club record of 20 clean sheets in a debut season
From the Gallery Alisson broke Pepe Reina's club record of 20 clean sheets in a debut season
Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane enjoyed a productive season
From the Gallery Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane enjoyed a productive season