Premier League - Team news: RVP back for Manchester United

All the team news ahead of the second round of Premier League fixtures, with Robin van Persie pushing for a Manchester United starting spot.

Premier League - Team news: RVP back for Manchester United

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Robin van Persie (Manchester United)

Click on the match of your choice for team news, match facts, manager quotes and fantasy pick from each game.


Hull City v Stoke City (13:30)

Steve Bruce is expected to restore a host of players after making wholesale changes for Hull’s midweek Europa League defeat against Lokeren. On loan forward Victor Moses is in contention for his Stoke debut.

Tottenham v Queens Park Rangers (13:30)

Erik Lamela is expected to start for Spurs after leading a late revival in the midweek Europa League play-off against AEL Limassol. Emmanuel Adebayor, Christian Eriksen, Younes Kaboul, Aaron Lennon and Etienne Capoue will return after being rested. Mauricio Isla and Leroy Fer are in line to make their QPR debuts, but another summer signing Eduardo Vargas still requires a work permit.

Sunderland v Manchester United (16:00)

Sunderland welcome back defensive pair Billy Jones and Santiago Vergini; Manchester United boss Luis van Gaal has a fully fit Robin van Persie at his disposal, but Marcos Rojo will miss the clash as he’s awaiting a work permit.


Manchester City v Liverpool (20:00)

Eliaquim Mangala is a doubt for defending champions Manchester City, but Pablo Zabaleta and on loan midfielder Frank Lampard are available. Summer recruits Lazar Markovic and Alberto Moreno are in contention to make their Liverpool debuts at the Etihad.

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