EPL: Manchester United Suffer Shock Opening Day Defeat; Arsenal Snatch Late Win
Manchester United suffered a shocking defeat on the opening day of the English Premier League 2014/15 while Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa won their respective fixtures.
Manchester United began their 2014-15 season with a shocking loss to Swansea City at home in Old Trafford (All images AP and AFP).
Swansea City took an early first-half lead through a goal from Ki-Sung Yong.
Manchester United skipper Wayner Rooney scored the equaliser in the second half, to bring back hopes of a win from behind.
Swansea, however, went ahead again with a goal from Gylfi Sigurdsson in the 72nd minute.
Louis van Gaal's EPL debut began with on a horrible footing with a 2-1 loss to Swansea.
Roberto Martinez's Everton played out an exciting 2-2 draw against 'new boys' Leicester City.
The Tottenham Hotspur-West Ham game saw it's share of drama. After going down to 10-men and conceding a goal, Spurs came back from behind to win, thanks to a late winner from defender Eric Dier
After Crystal Palace took an early lead, defender Laurent Koscielny pulled one back for Arsenal in the 45th minute to go level on 1-1.
Aaron Ramsey scored a last-gasp winner in injury time to give Arsenal a 2-1 winning start to their EPL campaign over Crystal Palace.