Premier League team of the week: Chelsea goal hero Marcos Alonso in alongside Man United pair Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku
Sadio Mane, Aaron Mooy, Richarlison and Harry Maguire among the goalscorers this weekend
Chelsea's Marcos Alonso, centre, celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal of the game against Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley stadium in London, Sunday August 20, 2017. Alastair Grant / AP Photo
Marcos Alonso's double against Tottenham Hotspur saw Chelsea claim their first points of the new Premier League season as Mauricio Pochettino once again suffered a case of the Wembley jitters.
match-winning contribution sees him slot in at left-back in Richard Jolly's team of the week. He is joined by teammate Andreas Christensen, who gave an excellent account of himself on his first Premier League start.
Stoke City's new signing Jese gets in the team after he marked his debut with a
well-taken goal against Arsenal. The other striking berth is taken by Manchester United's Romelu Lukaku, who added to his two goals on the opening weekend with a goal in the 4-0 rout of Swansea City.
To see who else makes Richard Jolly's team of the week, check out the gallery below.
Goalkeeper: Jack Butland (Stoke City) – Made a series of terrific saves to keep Arsenal at bay and to show why he could soon be England’s No. 1. Carl Recine / Reuters
Right-back: Allan Nyom (West Bromwich Albion) – Part of a back four who have begun the season with consecutive clean sheets, despite barely having the ball. Tony Marshall / Getty Images
Centre back: Harry Maguire (Leicester City) – Scored his first Leicester goal, but also impressed with his passing and ability to run the ball out from the back. Darren Staples / Reuters
Centre back: Andreas Christensen (Chelsea) – The 21-year-old showed great maturity on his first Premier League start, handling Harry Kane well as Chelsea won. Mike Egerton / PA
Left back: Marcos Alonso (Chelsea) – The surprise match-winner at Wembley, his brilliant free kick and late winner ending suggestions Chelsea are in crisis. Andrew Couldridge / Reuters
Right midfield: Sadio Mane (Liverpool) – The Senegalese showed his invaluable ability to poach goals with a winner against Crystal Palace at Anfield. Phil Noble / Reuters
Centre midfield: Aaron Mooy (Huddersfield) – A superb goal was Huddersfield’s first at home in the top flight since 1972 and enough to beat Newcastle. Andrew Yates / Reuters
Centre midfield: Paul Pogba (Manchester United) – Another week, another goal for the Frenchman. Another dominant display, too, with Pogba seeming more formidable. Andrew Boyers / Reuters
Left midfield: Richarlison (Watford) – The Brazilian tormented Watford, combined well with Andre Gray and showed why Watford invested £11 million in his services. Matthew Childs / Reuters
Striker: Romelu Lukaku (Manchester United) – Three goals in two games now for the £75 million man. Lukaku helped thrash Swansea 4-0 and looks well suited to United. Andrew Boyers / Reuters
Striker: Jese Rodriguez (Stoke City) – A brilliant debut. The Spaniard condemned Arsenal to defeat and got Stoke the kind of high-profile win they could not register last season. Carl Recine / Reuters
Updated: August 21, 2017 12:02 PM