Each Premier League supervisor’s first recreation in cost ranked…

Unai Emery will hope his first recreation as Villa boss goes higher than his reverse quantity’s at Man Utd. A debut like Frank Lampard or David Moyes could be good.

This is how we have ranked each supervisor’s first match in command of their present membership…

19) Erik ten Hag: Man Utd 1-2 Brighton
August 7, 2022
If Ten Hag wanted an illustration of the dimensions of job earlier than him, this was it. A depressing residence defeatwith Cristian Eriksen beginning as a false 9, was adopted by an much more wretched embarrassment at Brentford earlier than United belatedly obtained their sh*t collectively.

18) Thomas Frank: Brentford 0-1 Bristol Metropolis
October 20, 2018
Frank’s first recreation as Bees head coach was an 89th-minute defeat to Bristol Metropolis after the hosts had performed greater than half an hour with 10 males after Chris Mepham was despatched off.

17) Brendan Rodgers: Watford 2-1 Leicester
March 3, 2019
The Brendan period started with a 92nd-minute defeat at his former membership Watford due to Andre Grey’s late present after Jamie Vardy had canceled out Troy Deeney’s early opener.

16) Patrick Vieira: Chelsea 3-0 Crystal Palace
August 14, 2021
Vieira had a debut to overlook as Palace boss when his aspect went to Stamford Bridge and have been simply brushed apart by the then-European champions. He was the third consecutive supervisor, after Frank De Boer and Roy Hodgson, to lose his first match in command of the Eagles.

15) Steve Davis: Chelsea 3-0 wolves
October 8, 2022
The interim coach took over after Wolves had misplaced 2-0 at West Ham they usually fared no higher when Davis took them again to London every week later to be brushed apart by Graham Potter’s Chelsea.

14) Eddie Howe: Newcastle 3-3 Brentford
November 20, 2021
It wasn’t a horrible outcome, particularly when 3-2 down with quarter-hour remaining, when Howe presided over his first recreation in cost, however Wor Eddie had to take action from his resort room after catching a dose of the ‘rona.

13) Jesse Marsch: Leicester 1-0 Leeds
March 5, 2022
Jesse Marsch hates Leicester. Leeds have been abject when shedding there this season and his first recreation in cost there resulted in defeat too, with Harvey Barnes’ strike heightening the Whites’ relegation fears.

12) Ralph Hasenhuttl: Cardiff 1-0 Southampton
December 8, 2018
Jannik Vestergaard gifted son of Sam Allardyce, Callum Paterson, a 73rd-minute winner, as Saints continued on their worst run of type in 20 years. Arsenal rolled over for Ralph in his first residence recreation in cost to offer him a 3-2 win the next week.

11) Graham Potter: Chelsea 1-1 RB Salzburg
September 14, 2022
Potter’s first recreation was resulting from be away at Fulham, however inside round an hour of affirmation of his appointment as Chelsea boss, the Queen died. So Potter needed to wait till a disappointing residence draw with the Austrians which left the Blues backside of their Champions League group with two video games gone.

10) Marco Silva: Fulham 1-1 Middlesbrough
August 8, 2021
The Cottagers have been annoyed in Silva’s first recreation when Neil Warnock’s Boro struck a late leveler to punish the hosts for losing serval second-half alternatives to kill the sport. They made up for it within the subsequent match by smashing 5 previous Huddersfield.

9) Mikel Arteta: Bournemouth 1-1 Arsenal
December 26, 2019
“It was raining and I obtained very moist,” stated Arteta when requested earlier this yr to mirror on his first Gunners recreation as boss, which noticed Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang bag a second-half equalizer to earn Arsenal some extent on Boxing Day.

8) Steve Cooper: Nottingham Forest 1-1 Millwall
September 25, 2021
Although there was little signal of what was to come back, some extent apiece was a good lead to Cooper’s first recreation as Forest boss, with Max Lowe’s fortunate equalizer canceling out Matt Smith’s first-half opener for the Lions.

7) Jürgen Klopp: Tottenham 0-0 liverpool
October 17, 2015
“I’m fully happy,” stated Klopp after watching his new aspect, that includes Simon Mignolet, Alberto Moreno and Nathaniel Clyne, maintain Mauricio Pochettino’s males to a goalless draw at White Hart Lane.

6) Gary O’Neil: Bournemouth 0-0 Wolves
August 31, 2022
O’Neil was positioned in caretaker cost after Scott Parker was sacked within the wake of a 9-0 annihilation at Anfield. A clear sheet in his first recreation made for a optimistic begin.

5) Pep Guardiola: Man Metropolis 2-1 Sunderland
August 13, 2016
Pep was one among two managerial debutants that day, with David Moyes taking cost of Sunderland for the primary time. Metropolis received due to a scabby 87th-minute personal purpose off the bonce of Paddy McNair.

4) Antonio Conte: Tottenham 3-2 Pace ​​Arnhem
November 4, 2021
Conte was given an early experience on the Spurs rollercoaster when his new aspect went 3-0 up inside 28 minutes within the Europa Convention League solely to be pegged again to 3-2 earlier than the break. There have been additionally three purple playing cards and a few crowd bother on a really Spurs night. His response to seeing the size of his job, whereas being conscious of Daniel Levy’s popularity, was to plead for time: “That is the one facet that I’m a bit scared, a bit afraid.”

3) Roberto DeZerbi: Liverpool 3-3 Brighton
October 1, 2022
First video games do not come rather more daunting than Liverpool away however Brighton have been good and may most likely have received after going 2-0 up. Even upon caving in, they discovered an equaliser, with Leandro Trossard changing into solely the third visiting participant to attain a hat-trick at Anfield. Who have been the opposite two? Reply on the backside…

2) David Moyes: West Ham 4-0 Bournemouth
January 1, 2020
Moyes’ second first recreation in command of the Hammers went relatively higher than the primary recreation of his first spell – a 2-0 defeat at Watford in November 2017. Beating Howe’s Cherries gave West Ham their greatest Premier League win in over 12 years.

1) Frank Lampard: Everton 4-1 Brentford
February 5, 2022
“A dream debut” was how Lampard described his first match in command of Everton, a convincing FA Cup fourth-round win. His first Premier League recreation was a belter too – a 3-0 win over Leeds. Then all of it went quickly downhill.

Learn extra: Large Weekend: Spurs v Liverpool, Aubameyang faces Arsenal, Emery’s first Villa recreation

* Peter Ndlovu and Andriy Arshavin


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