The early-season international break is drawing near, so Sky Sports viewers have three live games this weekend to gauge the fortunes of clubs new and old in the Barclays Premier League.

Saturday's clash sees perennial nearly men Spurs welcome last season's underachievers Everton to White Hart Lane. The Tottenham faithful must be tearing their hair out following another season of what could have been in 2014-15. They smashed London rivals Chelsea in the league at the turn of the year, had a spot in the Carling Cup final and a place in the top four looked possible. However, a dip in form saw no silverware and no place at the Champions League table. Everton struggled too last term and losses in both their games against Spurs will have them keen to start stronger this time out.

Sunday's double-header begins at St Mary's Stadium where last season's surprise package Southampton take on newbies Norwich. The Canaries will be out to ride the wave that saw them sweep back into the top-flight through the play-offs. Part of this optimism will require them to put their last visit here behind them, a 4-2 defeat which put the writing on the wall for their relegation in 2013-14.

Last, but not least, is the match from the Liberty Stadium as the Swans take on the Red Devils. Swansea recorded a famous win here back in February as goals from Ki Sungyueng and Bafetimbi Gomis saw them beat Manchester United at home for the first time since 1982. An amazing season for Gary Monk's men saw them finish just outside the European spots and he will be looking to take advantage of a United side that has started the season slowly in the last few years.

Barclays Premier League

Tottenham v Everton
​Saturday 29 September 17.00
​Sky Sports 1 - LIVE

Southampton v Norwich
​Sunday 30 August 12.30
​Sky Sports 1 - LIVE

Swansea City v Manchester United
​Sunday 30 August 15.30
​Sky Sports 1 - LIVE

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