Result: Walker own goal hands Man Utd winning start
Result: Walker own goal hands Man Utd winning start
A first-half own goal from Kyle Walker gives Manchester United a winning start to the new Premier League season with a 1-0 victory over Tottenham Hotspur.
Reaction
Bastian Schweinsteiger of Manchester United high fives with his team mate Michael Carrick during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on August 8, 2015
Manchester United fan 'steals Bastian Schweinsteiger's water bottle'
A Manchester United supporter allegedly steals Bastian Schweinsteiger's water bottle, but later has it "confiscated" by Ryan Giggs during the side's 1-0 win over Spurs.
Aug 10, 16:19
Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero in action during a friendly match against Sweden on February 6, 2013
Chris Smalling: 'Sergio Romero looked the part'
Manchester United defender Chris Smalling believes that new goalkeeper Sergio Romero "looked the part" on his Red Devils debut against Tottenham Hotspur.
Aug 9, 14:50
Mauricio Pochettino manager of Tottenham Hotspur looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on August 8, 2015
Mauricio Pochettino keen on bringing in more players
Mauricio Pochettino admits that Tottenham Hotspur need to make more signings following Saturday's 1-0 defeat to Manchester United.
Aug 8, 20:34
Louis van Gaal the manager of Manchester United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on March 15, 2015
Louis van Gaal: 'Memphis Depay was too eager'
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal believes that attacker Memphis Depay was "too eager" to impress on his Premier League debut against Tottenham Hotspur.
Aug 8, 17:56
Mauricio Pochettino manager of Tottenham Hotspur looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on August 8, 2015
Mauricio Pochettino: 'One mistake cost us the game'
Mauricio Pochettino is left frustrated after Tottenham Hotspur's 1-0 defeat to Manchester United, saying that 'one mistake cost them the game'.
Aug 8, 15:59
Kyle Walker (L) of Tottenham Hotspur kicks the ball resulting in the own goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on August 8, 2015
Kyle Walker: 'Own goal was unlucky'
Tottenham Hotspur Kyle Walker insists that his own goal against Manchester United was "unlucky" as his side fell to a 1-0 defeat at Old Trafford.
Aug 8, 15:36
Kyle Walker (L) of Tottenham Hotspur kicks the ball resulting in the own goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on August 8, 2015
Wayne Rooney: 'Three points more important than performance'
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney insists that gaining three points against Tottenham Hotspur was more important than their performance.
Aug 8, 15:19
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole reviews the players' performances in Manchester United's 1-0 opening-day win over Spurs.
Analysis
Sports Mole reviews Manchester United's opening-day win over Spurs by a 1-0 margin.
Match Report
A first-half own goal from Kyle Walker gives Manchester United a winning start to the new Premier League season with a 1-0 victory over Tottenham Hotspur.
Live Commentary
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of Manchester United's opening-day win over Spurs at Old Trafford.
HT Report
An own goal from Kyle Walker puts Manchester United 1-0 ahead against Tottenham Hotspur in the first match of the new Premier League season.
Team News
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal hands a debut to Memphis Depay for their Premier League opener against Tottenham Hotspur.
Preview
Sports Mole previews Man United's Premier League curtain-raiser with Spurs at Old Trafford as both sides look to begin the 2015-16 season with a win.
Head to Head
Mar 15, 2015 4pm
Man Utd
3-0
Spurs
Fellaini (9'), Carrick (19'), Rooney (34')
Mata (32')

Rose (72')
Dec 28, 2014 12pm
Spurs
0-0
Man Utd

Stambouli (26'), Townsend (27')

Young (50'), McNair (71'), Falcao (84'), Rafael (86')
Jan 1, 2014 5.30pm
Man Utd
1-2
Spurs
Welbeck (67')
Rooney (41'), Januzaj (89')
Adebayor (34'), Eriksen (66')
Dembele (80')
Dec 1, 2013 12pm
Spurs
2-2
Man Utd
Walker (18'), Sandro (53')
Lloris (56')
Rooney (31', 56')
Evra (77'), Jones (80'), Vidic (89')
Jan 20, 2013 4pm
Spurs
1-1
Man Utd
Dempsey (90')
Dawson (30'), Dempsey (90')
Van Persie (25')
Carrick (22'), Evra (44'), Rafael (77'), Rooney (79')
Build-up
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United celebrates after scoring a goal to level the scores at 1-1 during the FA Cup Quarter Final match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on March 9, 2015
Wayne Rooney: 'Three points vital for Manchester United'
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney believes that three points are more important than the performance in the opening game of the Premier League season.
Aug 7, 19:33
Hugo Lloris of Spurs receives treatment for an injury during the Barclays Premier League match against Leicester City on December 27, 2014
Mauricio Pochettino optimistic over Hugo Lloris start at Manchester United
Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino hopes that goalkeeper Hugo Lloris will shake off a wrist injury and start the Premier League opener at Manchester United.
Aug 7, 13:39
Manchester United's Spanish goalkeeper David de Gea lies on the ground after being injured during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford in Manchester, northwest England, on May 17, 2015
Louis van Gaal: 'David de Gea will not be considered for selection'
David de Gea will not be considered for selection in Manchester United's Premier League opener, boss Louis van Gaal reveals.
Aug 7, 10:39
Tottenham's midfielder Dele Alli plays the ball during the Audi Cup football match Real Madrid vs Tottenham Hotspur in Munich, southern Germany, on August 4, 2015
Dele Alli eyes starting spot for Manchester United trip
Dele Alli is hopeful that his performances in pre-season could earn him a spot in the Tottenham Hotspur side for Saturday's meeting with Manchester United.
Aug 7, 05:58
Toby Alderweireld of Southampton signals to the bench to be substituted against Arsenal on December 3, 2014
Toby Alderweireld: 'We're confident ahead of Manchester United trip'
Toby Alderweireld insists that Tottenham Hotspur are full of confidence ahead of Saturday's Premier League opener with Manchester United.
Aug 7, 04:22
A general view of the Tottenham Hotspur welcome sign prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton at White Hart Lane on March 23, 2014
Tottenham Hotspur forced to fly just 48 hours before Manchester United trip?
Tottenham Hotspur are set to fly back to England just 48 hours before the start of the Premier League season.
Aug 5, 20:21
Hugo Lloris in action for Tottenham Hotspur on October 5, 2014
Tottenham Hotspur keeper Hugo Lloris 'fit for season opener'
Hugo Lloris returns to Tottenham Hotspur training and is in the squad to face Manchester United next weekend, according to a report.
Aug 3, 17:14
Chris Smalling of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford on November 29, 2014
Martin Keown tells Louis van Gaal to play Chris Smalling on opening day
Martin Keown tells Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal that Chris Smalling should play ahead of Phil Jones on the first day of the season.
Jul 31, 05:40
Michael Carrick (L) of Manchester United protects the ball from Sergio Busquets (R) of FC Barcelona during an International Champions Cup match at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California on July 25, 2015
Man United's Michael Carrick: 'We're ready for season opener against Tottenham'
Michael Carrick says that Manchester United's pre-season tour of the United States has put the team in good shape for next weekend's Premier League opener against Spurs.
Jul 30, 06:58



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City87102942522
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd86202121920
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs85211551017
4Watford84311313015
5Chelsea8413138513
6Arsenal84131210213
7Burnley834186213
8Liverpool83411312113
9Newcastle UnitedNewcastle832398111
10Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton9324910-111
11West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom824279-210
12Southampton823379-29
13Huddersfield TownHuddersfield823359-49
14Swansea CitySwansea822458-38
15Everton8224513-88
16Stoke CityStoke8224918-98
17West Ham UnitedWest Ham9225817-98
18Leicester CityLeicester81341013-36
19Bournemouth8116412-84
20Crystal Palace8107218-163