Grealish & 10 New Signings Who Made Their League Debut For Their New Clubs Last Weekend
Many fans were excited at top European leagues started a new season. The weekend experienced surprising results, while new records were also set. Note that Arsenal was surprisingly beaten by a newly promoted team, while no one expected Tottenham to beat Manchester City in their season opener. Another talking point of the season opener was Bruno’s hattrick and Paul Pogba’s 4 assists in Manchester United’s game against Leeds United.
On the other hand, note that some teams spent a lot of money to strengthen their squad by signing new players. Well, some of these new signings across top European leagues made their debut for their respective new teams. This article contains a list of 11 new signings who made their league debut for their new clubs last weekend.
1. Jack Grealish.
Photo: Grealish against Tottenham || Twitter
Manchester City’s new signing made his league debut for the team in a 1-0 loss against Tottenham Hotspur. The English player played the whole game, but he failed to lead his side to victory.
2. Eric Garcia.
Photo: Garcia against Real Sociedad || Barcelona
Another player who made his debut is Eric Garcia. The young Spanish defender moved from Manchester City to Barcelona as a free agent. However, Garcia had an impressive league debut with Barcelona.
3. Jordan Sancho.
Photo: Sancho against Leeds United || Twitter
The talented attacker also made his league debut with Manchester in the team’s 5-1 win against Leeds United. He had a quiet game after he replaced Daniel James in the 75th minute.
4. Ben White.
Photo: Ben White against Brentford || Twitter
Ben White also made his league debut for Arsenal against Brentford. The English defender had a disappointing debut with Arsenal after they were beaten by 2-0 by Brentford.
5. Sambi Lokonga.
Photo: Lokonga against Brentford || Lokonga
Another Arsenal player who made his league debut with Arsenal is Lokonga. Despite losing 2-0, the 21-year-old had a decent debut. He was involved in Arsenal’s buildup plays.
6. Danny Ings.
Photo: Danny Ings || Opta
The former Southampton striker moved to Aston Villa many days ago. He got a goal on his league debut with Aston Villa in a 3-2 loss against Watford.
7. Memphis Depay.
Photo: Depay during his league debut against Real Sociedad || Barcelona
The 27-year-old forward had a great league debut with FC Barcelona. He provided an assist for Pique’s goal in the 19th minute. Depay was also active till he was replaced by Lenglet in the 90th minute.
8. David Alaba.
Photo: David Alaba || Twitter
The Austrian was also among the league debutants. He made his first appearance for real Madrid in the La Liga against Alavez. The 29-year-old utility footballer played the entire game.
9. Andre Silva.
Photo: Andre Silva || Twitter
The Portuguese striker moved from Frankfurt to RB Leipzig this summer. He made his league debut with Leipzig, but the striker wasn’t involved in any goal action.
10. Frank Onyeka.
Photo: Frank Onyeka against Arsenal || Twitter
Frank Onyeka was part of the Brentford side that beat Arsenal by 2-0. The 23-year-old Nigerian was signed from Midtjylland this summer, and he had a great debut against Arsenal
11. De Paul.
Photo: De Paul || Twitter
The Argentine also made his debut for Athletico Madrid last weekend. He replaced Thomas Lemar in the 65th minute. Even though his league debut was quiet, Athletico Madrid beat Celta Vigo by 2-1.
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