Could it lastly be time to spend money on Harry Kane? The fixture checklist actually suggests so.
While different ‘top six’ sides meet one another over the approaching weeks, Tottenham journey to Huddersfield then entertain Cardiff at Wembley.
Kane loved himself final day out in opposition to Brighton, scoring from the penalty spot, and his worrying capturing numbers picked up barely.
Our predominant drawback, nonetheless, is that it’s close to inconceivable to have each him and Mohamed Salah in a aggressive squad. As each present indicators of hitting type, it is time for a lot of managers to decide.
Another rising choice up entrance may be discovered on the opposite aspect of north London within the type of Alexandre Lacazette.
Though Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was most well-liked by many in pre-season, Lacazette is slowly establishing himself as Unai Emery’s first-choice central striker.
Watford’s early resilience on the again is about to be examined on the Emirates on Saturday, with Fulham (A), Leicester City (H) and Crystal Palace (A) to come back for Arsenal.
Having served his three-match suspension for final month’s sending off at Bournemouth, Richarlison blanked in Everton’s defeat at Arsenal final weekend.
Even so, his return is a welcome one because the shot-happy winger guarantees to be Marco Silva’s chief attacking outlet over the months forward.
The go to of defensively-suspect Fulham is precisely the form of fixture Richarlison requires to rediscover the shape that noticed him choose up 23 factors within the first two gameweeks.
Quickly rising because the go-to finances goalkeeper of selection, Rui Patricio has seen his possession steadily rise during the last couple of weeks.
The Wolves ‘keeper picked up clear sheets in opposition to West Ham and Burnley not too long ago and earned a worthwhile save level for his work at Old Trafford final day out.
Nuno Espirito Santo’s aspect have regarded defensively resolute to date and Southampton’s go to to Molineux on Saturday provides hope of one other six factors for Patricio.
Despite Pep Guardiola’s status for rotation, Aymeric Laporte has performed each minute of Manchester City’s league marketing campaign to date.
And although he doesn’t supply the attacking potential of a full-back, the 24-year-old might supply a gradual trickle of factors if City can maintain it tight.
Brighton’s struggles to attain on the highway are nicely established and Chris Hughton’s aspect are unlikely to seek out a lot pleasure on the Etihad on Saturday.
Ones to watch: DeAndre Yedlin, Kieran Trippier, Ryan Fraser, Aleksandar Mitrovic, Raul Jimenez.
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