Even in this condensed summer between seasons, the impact of new signings are going to be the main talking points of the opening weekend of the Premier League campaign.
The vast majority of the top-flight sides in England take to the field once again on September 12 – just seven weeks after the 2019-20 season came to a close.
Several Premier League sides have been busy in the transfer market, which closes on on October 5. Sportsmail takes a look at the new buys who are likely to light up the first weekend of the top-flight.
Rodrigo – Leeds United
First match: Liverpool (A), September 12
Leeds’ new record signing Rodrigo can help his new employers stun Liverpool on Saturday
Leeds United’s tie away at Liverpool on Saturday will be a momentous day for the supporters as they will watch their team in the top-flight for the first time in 16 years.
It will also be memorable for the Whites fans as they will get to see their record signing for the first time in the Premier League. With Liverpool set to continue their high defensive line going into the new season, the 29-year-old striker is expected to be a threat on the break.
Nobody knows what…