Ibe intercepts Shaw's pass as United look to attack and the ball is back with Boruc.
Steve Cook's long ball forward is held up well by Wilson but the referee blows for the tussle with Blind.
Both sets of fans in full voice here!
Ibrahimovic is given offside and it's a free-kick to the Cherries.
There is a little break in play as the physio comes on but both Francis and Ibrahimovic look to be ok.
Bailly with a nice chipped ball to Valencia who can cross to Ibrahimovic, however he looks to clash heads with Francis and AFC Bournemouth are given the free-kick. Superb work from the captain!
Bailly takes down Joshua King but the referee's whistle has already blown for a United free-kick, much to the disgust of the Cherries fans.
Daley Blind plays a long-ball forward but it's too far ahead of the United strike-force and it's a goal-kick for the Cherries.
A sweeping ball from Ibe is kept in by King, but nothing comes of the move.
Rooney linking up well with Mata, but the Cherries get it away for a throw on the left-hand side of the pitch.
New signing Lewis Cook using his strength exceptionally to keep the ball.
Possession is back with the Cherries.
It's been a fairly even start to the game here as De Gea hoofs clear.
Eddie Howe's side keeping the ball nicely.
But, possession is back with the Cherries on the right-hand side of the pitch.
Some lovely play by Jordan Ibe who passed it through to Daniels. The left-back's cross finds Callum Wilson who can't divert goalwards.
Rooney gets the final touch as Manchester United attack and the ball is out for a goal-kick.
AFC Bournemouth have re-gained possession, but Jordan Ibe can't keep Surman's long ball in play.
Ibrahimovic gets his first touch in a United shirt, knocking it back to Antonio Valencia.
Manchester United enjoying some early possession as Mourinho stands firm on the touchline.
And we're underway!! The Premier League season is back!
It will be Manchester United to kick us off, with the Cherries shooting from left-to-right.
Manchester United: De Gea, Valencia, Bailly, Blind, Shaw, Herrera, Fellaini, Martial, Mata, Rooney (C), Ibrahimovic.
AFC Bournemouth: Boruc, Smith, Francis (C), S Cook, Daniels, Arter, Surman, L Cook, Ibe, King, Wilson.
The handshakes are underway between the two sides and they line-up as follows ...
As you'd expect, there's an electric atmosphere at Vitality Stadium today.
The flag-bearers are out, the fans are in full voice, now we just await the teams!
The teams have just finished warming up and are heading back into the tunnel.
Good afternoon and welcome to the first game of the 2016/17 Premier League season here at Vitality Stadium as the Cherries take on Manchester United!
The blog will be live from 13:20!
That's it from the live blog, all the reaction to come on afcb.co.uk. Thank you for your support this season! Onto next year, hopefully another special year!!!