Swansea City host Liverpool FC on Saturday afternoon in the first Premier League clash of the day. Swansea City have been rocked in recent weeks with strong reports that their coach Francesco Guidolin is on the brink of the sack, with Ryan Giggs the bookies’ favourite to take his place in the Swansea dugout.
West Ham United host Southampton at the London Stadium on Sunday afternoon with the Hammers still struggling to find any positive form this season
Manchester City host AFC Bournemouth as the Etihad Stadium on Saturday afternoon as Pep Guardiola’s men look to reassert their lead at the top of the Premier League. The Citizens were victorious last week in the first Manchester Derby of the season, beating their city rivals 2-1 at Old Trafford.
Liverpool welcome Leicester City to Anfield on Saturday afternoon for the Reds’ first home game of the season, following the redevelopment of the Main Stand in the famous old ground.
Sam Allardyce’s reign as England manager kicks off on Sunday evening as the Three Lions travel to Slovakia in their first World Cup 2018 qualifier. Sunday’s affair is of course the immediate after in terms of on the pitch action since England’s shock exit from the European Championships earlier this summer.