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English Premier League campaign kicks off

Updated 2046 GMT (0446 HKT) August 10, 2015
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Yaya Toure was the star of the show as Manchester City defeated West Bromwich Albion with ease in its opening game of the Premier League season. Alex Livesey/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Mauro Zarate celebrates after scoring West Ham's second goal in the 2-0 win over Arsenal at the Emirates. Mike Hewitt/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho unleashes his tremendous late strike to give his side a 1-0 win over Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium. OLI SCARFF/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
Manchester United's Dutch midfielder Memphis Depay (2nd R) celebrates with Wayne Rooney (R) after United take the lead due to an own goal from Tottenham Hotspur defender Kyle Walker during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford in Manchester. OLI SCARFF/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
Memphis Depay -- Manchester United's new $34 million winger -- played 67 minutes in an impressive debut for the Red Devils. Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Bastian Schweinsteiger of Manchester United came on as a second half substitute and made his presence felt in the midfield straight away. Michael Regan/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Christian Eriksen of Tottenham Hotspur reacts after missing a chance during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on August 8, 2015 in Manchester, England. Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Oscar of Chelsea celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Swansea City at Stamford Bridge in the first day of the 2015-2016 campaign. Julian Finney/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Bafetimbi Gomis of Swansea City is brought down by Thibaut Courtois of Chelsea, resulting in a red card and penalty during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Swansea City at Stamford Bridge on the opening weekend of the 2015-2016 campaign. Julian Finney/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Ghanian Andre Ayew of Swansea City draws the match at 1-1, rocketing the ball past defender John Terry of Chelsea. Mike Hewitt/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Swansea City's Argentinian defender Federico Fernandez (L) tackles Chelsea's Brazilian-born Spanish striker Diego Costa (R) in the penalty area resulting in a corner despite Chelsea appeals for a penalty. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/AFP/Getty Images