Newcastle’s challenge against the champions, Anthony Taylor unfairly in the spotlight and a big Monday showdown

Cutting off the supply lines between Harry Kane and Son Heung-min worked a treat for Chelsea last Sunday, until the introduction of Richarlison for the ineffective Ryan Sessegnon provided added distraction for the home side’s defenders, his off-the-ball runs repeatedly pulling them out of position. The Brazilian will be hoping to start against Wolves and his inclusion in the lineup could well spell disappointment for Son. Fitness permitting, Clément Lenglet is likely to fill in for the injured Cristian Romero and, with Sessegnon looking a good bet to make way for Ivan Perisic, Tottenham’s uncharacteristically early transfer dealings are already looking as sensible as they are shrewd. A second-half replacement for Hwang Hee-chan in his side’s scoreless draw against Fulham, it would also be no surprise to see Gonçalo Guedes make his first start for Wolves, and fellow big-money recruit Matheus Nunes could also feature. BG

Tottenham v Wolves, Saturday 12.30pm (all times BST)

Bournemouth v Arsenal, Saturday 5.30pm

Newcastle v Manchester City, Sunday 4.30pm

Everton v Nottingham Forest, Saturday 3pm

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