Luis Suarez had a rare quiet afternoon and Liverpool could only muster one goal against Hull City which was not enough to come away with any points in a match they felt they should have.
Brendan Rodgers is set to have another weapon from his summer shopping spree available to him this weekend as Lazar Markovic has been deemed fit and will be in the squad Monday night when the Reds battle Manchester City.
Blackburn Rovers are holding out for the entire fee Hull City received for Shane Long or maybe even more if they are to part with prolific hitman Jordan Rhodes.
There appear to be only the details standing between Mario Balotelli and a move to Liverpool.
Arsene Wenger has indicated that Ozil will be included in the squad for Week 2 at Everton but he is more likely to be on the bench than start.
Louis Van Gaal's team notes feature fantasy managers' least favorite term - could return - in relation to Robin van Persie.
Daniel Drinkwater is still recovering from a hamstring injury and will miss Leicester's trip to Chelsea.
Thibaut Courtois is the top goalkeeper pick for Week 2 of the Yahoo Fantasy Premier League game.
Diego Costa is the top striker pick for Week 2 of the Yahoo Fantasy Premier League game.
Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas is the top midfield pick for Week 2 of the Yahoo Fantasy Premier League game.
Gylfi Sigurdsson is well worth considering for Week 2 given his opening weekend performance, and his fixture against Burnley.
Ryan Bertrand could be a wise addition to your Yahoo fantasy defence as Southampton face West Brom in Week 2.