English Premier League news: Crystal Palace 0-1 Spurs
Crystal Palace 0-1 Tottenham Hotspur
Tottenham's new signing Roberto Soldado announced his arrival in the Premier League by scoring a debut goal in the opening match of the season.The only goal of the game was enough to secure a win at Crystal Palace, and it proved that there could be life after Gareth Bale if the Welshman makes his expected move to Real Madrid.Soldado's goal came from the penalty spot, after Dean Moxey was adjudged to have handled the ball after Aaron Lennon had fired in a testing cross.
Chelsea 2-0 Hull City
Jose Mourinho's second spell as Chelsea boss got off to an excellent start after Oscar and Frank Lampard scored the goals in an opening day 2-0 victory over newly promoted Hull City. Lampard had his early penalty saved by Hull 'keeper McGregor, but it wasn't long before Kevin de Bruyne played in Oscar to give the hosts a deserved lead.After denying Lampard again, McGregor was finally beaten by the Chelsea legend with a stunning free-kick. And although Premier League new boys Hull battled away to get back into the game, Chelsea seemed comfortable and cruised to a deserved win.You can buy Chelsea tickets and Tottenham Hotspur tickets securely right here.