English Premier League Matchday 2: Preview


The English Premier League Matchday 2 kicks off on Saturday and ends on Monday!

A total of six matches take place on Saturday with World Cup finalists Federico FERNANDEZ of Swansea hosting Manchester United’s Marcos ROJO (who is out injured) and Sergio ROMERO (who will start on the bench). Southampton host West Ham United as both teams also have Argentinian representatives on both sides and will also both look to pick up a first win as the season as they lost on the opening matchday.

Heavyweight showdown in the English Premier League Matchday 2

The match of the weekend in the English Premier League will take place in London as heavyweights Tottenham host last season’s winners Chelsea. However, Monday’s match will be just as big as Manchester City visit Everton. Here’s the full schedules of matches involving Argentinian players:

Saturday, August 19:

Swansea City (Federico FERNANDEZ) vs. Manchester United (Marcos ROJO, Sergio ROMERO)

Southampton (Paulo GAZZANIGA) vs. West Ham United (Manuel LANZINI, Pablo ZABALETA)

Bournemouth vs. Watford (Mauro ZARATE, Roberto PEREYRA)

Liverpool vs. Crystal Palace (Julian SPERONI)

Leicester City (Leonardo ULLOA) vs. Brighton

Burnley FC vs. West Brom (Claudio YACOB)

Sunday, August 20:

Tottenham Hotspor (Erik LAMELA) vs. Chelsea (Willy CABALLERO)

Monday, August 21:

Everton (Ramiro FUNES MORI) vs. Manchester City (Nicolas OTAMENDI, Sergio AGUERO)

The opening matchday of the season saw only one Argentinian get on the scoresheet with Sergio AGUERO scoring for Manchester City.

Sergio AGUERO’s performance against Brighton:

You can always check out our English Premier League section in our Player Database to see the entire list of Argentinians in this season’s English Premier League.