The heavy defeat against Newcastle (1-4) on Sunday was too much for Ralph Hasenhüttl (55). The Austrian coach has been dismissed from his position at Southampton, who have won only three Premier League games so far this season, despite being under contract until 2024.
In a disappointing London derby, Arsenal beat Chelsea 1-0 to regain the top spot in the Premier League. Mikel Arteta admitted that Arsenal is in the title race. The Daily Mirror headlines: "Folie des grandeurs". In passing, The Sun recalls the little scolding of the Arsenal players against Aubameyang, who now plays for the rival. The Blues remain 7th in the Premier League and the Gunners confirm their superiority at the beginning of the season. What are the Blues missing to improve?
Pep Guardiola is reportedly keen to sign the youngster Rafael Leao at a high price, according to the Daily Mail, which has picked up some details from Tuttomercato. The Skyblues want to improve their attacking options following the departure of Sterling and Gabriel Jesus. They are ready to fight against Chelsea, Manchester United and PSG for the player. The winger would have to spend around €120m to sign him in January. That would make the Portuguese winger City's most expensive recruit just ahead of Jack Grealish by a few million.