Manchester United had to come from behind to secure three points against Queens Park Rangers, Everton were denied victory by a late equaliser, while Jordi Gomez bagged a hat-trick for Wigan Athletic.
Everton came back from two goals down to draw 2-2 with city rivals Liverpool in a rip-roaring Merseyside derby, with Leon Osman and Steven Naismith denying a youthful Reds side victory.
One of the delights of a new season is getting acquainted with the new faces in the league, so with the Premier League about to begin, FIFA.com runs through its latest foreign additions.
Scotland came from a goal behind to beat Australia 3-1 in their friendly match at Easter Road to give themselves a boost ahead of the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ qualifiers which begin next month.
Premier League side Everton have brought in Scotland international Steven Naismith on a free transfer after the 25-year-old striker left Rangers.
Steven Naismith will miss the rest of Rangers' season after the Scottish international damaged his anterior cruciate ligament on Saturday, a loss which manager Ally McCoist described as a "a huge blow".