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With the Premier League back in action, Shaka Hislop and Mark Donaldson predict all of the fixtures ahead of week 2. After a 2-0 defeat in his first match as Arsenal manager, it doesnjs.src='https://embed.playbuzz.com/sdk.js}(document,'script','playbuzz-sdk Elsewhere, champions Manchester City play their first home game of the season -- but missing Kevin De Bruyne -- as Huddersfield visit the Etihad and Manchester United are on the road at Brighton, a place where they lost 1-0 last season. Liverpool round of the fixtures...

Former Arsenal striker Ian Wright believes Unai Emery needs two years at Arsenal to bring his own players to the club before being judged. Ian Wright believes Petr Cech is finding it difficult to adapt from his old-school style of goalkeeping to now having to play the ball out from the back. Hector Bellerin's last gasp goal would seal a 2-2 draw for Arsenal against Chelsea in their last meeting back in January. The FC crew discuss how important the relationship between Aubameyang and Lacazette is for Arsenal and how Unai Emery can utilise both forwards. LONDON -- Arsenal boss Unai Emery has backed Petr Cech to keep his starting role against Chelsea and praised the goalkeeper's performance against Manchester City despite his struggles to play the ball out of the back. Cech's ability to effectively be a part of the passing game has been questioned following the 2-0 loss to City, despite the 36-year-old making a number of saves to keep his team in the game. But Emery, whose style of play puts added pressure on the goalkeeper's passing ability, said...

Manchester City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne arrived at the premier of Manchester City's film about their title winning season on crutches after suffering an injury to his right knee at training. ESPN FC's Shaka Hislop assesses how Man City will fare in Kevin De Bruyne's absence following his recent knee injury. MANCHESTER -- Manchester City youngster Phil Foden is ready to make the step up if Kevin De Bruyne is ruled out for any length of time, according to teammate Kyle Walker. The Belgium international is facing further tests after suffering a knee injury in training with fears that he could have suffered ligament damage that could rule him out for three months. De Bruyne's loss will be a big blow for Pep Guardiola's side but could present an opportunity for 18-year-old Foden, who is already being talked...

Arsenal's Unai Emery insists that he has confidence in both Bernd Leno and Petr Cech and their abilities to play out from the back. ESPN FC's Craig Burley details the expectations for new managers Maurizio Sarri and Unai Emery ahead of Chelsea and Arsenal's match this weekend. Arsenal boss Unai Emery isn't about to change his philosophy after one bad result and insists his style of playing out from the back is "the best way" to deliver success at the club. The new Gunners head coach has faced some criticism following Sunday's 2-0 loss to Manchester City -- including from Sam Allardyce and club legend Tony Adams, who questioned his tactics in wake of the defeat. After taking over from Arsene Wenger, Emery has emphasised the importance of using the goalkeeper to help play...