New signings Victor Lindelof and Romelu Lukaku joined the Serbian midfielder in making their competitive debuts for Manchester United in their UEFA Super Cup defeat to Real.
United sealed a £40m deal for Matic last month, with the move not appearing to have been well received by Blues manager Antonio Conte, who has struggled to disguise his annoyance in a summer when Chelsea have failed to land some of his top transfer targets.
Nemanja Matic knows a thing or two about winning the Premier League and has already seen enough to be confident of a Manchester United title challenge this season.
"I think in the moments where they were moving more the ball, of course it was hard for us in the midfield".
Tainted eggs found in Hong Kong, checks intensified The Netherlands is Europe's biggest egg producer - and one of the largest exporters of eggs and egg products in the world. Heather Hancock, FSA chairwoman, said it was not "something to worry about" and that any health impact was unlikely.
Another former United forward, Wayne Rooney, will make his first Premier League start since rejoining boyhood club Everton when they host Stoke City at Goodison Park on Saturday.
"But I was not thinking of it because I always thought I never like to go to players that I think are an impossible mission, and I felt there was no chance".
"Matic was a big player for Chelsea last season and even though they have sign players to replace him, he is going to be missed and possibly just as significantly, he strengthens Manchester United, there is no doubt about that". "Not just for his qualities but also for my relationship with him, the way I know him, the way he knows me".
Matic was part of Jose Mourinho's side that won the Premier League crown and the EFL Cup in the 2014-15 season following his £21m switch from Benfica. He doesn't need time to adapt, he's not a young guy who came from another country, he's not somebody that needs to learn the Premier League. He's one of these players that gives me what I like in players, which is consistency.
North Korea's latest missile test was its 13 (and tenth successful one) since US President Donald Trump assumed office in January. Friday: The US president warns that military solutions are "locked and loaded" should North Korea "act unwisely".
They reiterated their mutual commitment to denuclearize the Korean peninsula, the White House said in a statement. The move, which is not yet an official investigation, could lay the groundwork for one.
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Last season, he led the team in receptions (54) and receiving yards (721), and also was a co-leader in receiving touchdowns (3). Callaway, a junior from Miami, has had multiple issues at Florida, but this will be his first suspension for a game.
We put our bodies in, we made some important tackles and eventually we got the goal because we were patient. It's going to be a very tough opening game, but we have to play them at some stage.
Rory McIlroy and his wonderful cart-path par
He played basketball and football as a kid, but quickly learned his best chances were in a sport where size didn't matter as much. A nice 14-15 foot for par steadied me and on seventh two good shots to get to around 25 feet and two-putted for par.
Fayose launches presidential campaign at PDP convention
He also commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for being unbiased and for demonstrating its independency. We will continue to pray for him, we want him to be fit but that does not mean that we will go to sleep.
Trump tells Calvo he's behind Guam "1000%"
Eddie Calvo to express his support to the US territory amid the threats of an imminent strike from North Korea . North Korea has also threatened to fire intermediate-range ballistic missiles at Japan, the Daily Mail notes.
Aaron Carter Gets Emotional At a Gay Bar
According to Aaron Carter , one of his biggest male crushes is Adam Lambert, and he has admired the singer for quite a long time. A source said: "Madison was not a good influence on Aaron, and Aaron is better off without her". "And that was it".
3 hurt in Dodge County auto crash
The other passenger in the vehicle was taken by helicopter with life-threatening injuries to a local hospital. Three people are hurt after a crash in Dodge County early Sunday morning.
Police hunt gunman who fired on officers
The officer dived for cover before calling for backup. "Then a little bit later we saw four figures running towards our house". The police officer withdrew immediately from the scene and as he did so came under further fire from the offender, he said.
Join the Solar Eclipse Viewing Party At Lake Mead
The AAS and NASA have posted a list of reputable solar filter brands, retail distributors and online dealers. Observatory directors will also share more of the science and mythology behind eclipses throughout history.
Kuwait says most of Gulf oil spill cleaned up
Authorities said yesterday that beaches would be cleaned once power and water plants are secured and the spill is under control. The joint operations center in the Saudi border town of Khafji said facilities there have not been affected by the spill.
Harper has bone bruise, Nats hopeful he's back this season
If the injury is serious, that could also take a mental hit to the Nationals' club, or fuel their fire during Harper's absence. Pitching coach Mike Maddux said that Strasburg is likely to throw about five innings and 75 pitches in his first rehab outing.