Two goals each for Sergio Aguero and Nolito secured a 4-1 win for Man City against Stoke at the bet365 Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
Aguero continued his fine start to the season with his fifth and sixth goals of the campaign to put the visitors in control at half-time.
Having missed two
Here's a round up of some stats from Saturday's Premier League...
Hull City 2-1 Leicester City
Leicester City were the first reigning top-flight champions to lose their opening game of the following league season since Arsenal in 1989/90 - the Gunners lost 1-4 away at Manchester United on August 19, 1989.
Mesut Ozil set up one and scored another as Arsenal moved to the top of the Premier League with a 2-0 win over Bournemouth at the Emirates.
Arsene Wenger's side knew they could take top spot for 24 hours at least with a win as Leicester host Manchester City on Tuesday
Barcelona star Neymar has confirmed he is aware of Manchester City's interest in signing him.
The 23-year-old is currently negotiating a new contract at the Nou Camp but his father Neymar Santos Snr recently cast doubt over his future at the club over tax issues.
Neymar's father also confirmed in October that
Bayern Munich chief Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has confirmed Pep Guardiola will be replaced by Carlo Ancelotti next summer when the Spaniard's three-year contract comes to an end.
As revealed by Sources earlier this week, the 44-year-old Spaniard will leave the Bundesliga giants and is expected to take over at Manchester City.
Watch as Manchester City's 2015/16 UEFA Champions League campaign gets off to a rocky start as the Citizens slump to a 2-1 defeat at home to Italian Champions, Juventus. The Italian side had Mario Mandzukic and Alvaro Morata to thank for their goals.
Chelsea extended their lead at the top of the Premier League to seven points after a 2-1 win over Stoke in which they were given a scare by Charlie Adam’s 59-yard strike.
Eden Hazard gave Chelsea the lead from the penalty spot in the 39th minute after Philipp Wollscheid’s late challenge
Manchester City defender Aleksandar Kolarov wants to return to Italy to play in Serie A.
The 29-year-old has only started 11 league games for City this season with manager Manuel Pellegrini splitting left-back duties between him and Gael Clichy.
It has been suggested Kolarov could leave the Etihad Stadium as part of
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is full of admiration for footballers in England because of their commitment over the festive season.
Mourinho’s side embarked on the first of five games in less than two weeks when they beat Stoke 2-0 on Monday at the Britannia Stadium.
And while many of the top European
Manchester United kept up its resurgent form with a 2-1 win over Stoke in the Premier League with Juan Mata's second-half goal securing a fourth straight victory.
The Spain playmaker's inswinging free kick from the right wing curled over the heads of a number of players in the box and bounced
Manchester City right-back Bacary Sagna has declared that he quit Arsenal because he didn't think they had what it took to win the Premier League.
The French international signed a three-year deal with the Premier League champions this summer after leaving the Gunners on a free transfer, declaring that, after seven
Pellegrini has warned new Manchester City signing, Eliaquim Mangala that the starting XI won't be a walk in the park for him, as no one is guaranteed a place.
The 23-year old international cost City a sum of £32m making him the most expensive defender the current English champions have ever
Sergio Aguero came off the bench to ensure a winning start for defending Premier League champions Manchester City at Newcastle. City were hanging on to a 1-0 lead with the Magpies going for broke when the Argentina international struck in stoppage time to end the home side's hopes.
David Silva had
New Manchester City signing, Eliaquim Mangala has expressed his satisfaction at been able to move down to the Etihad Stadium and is adamant he's ready to win trophies immediately.
The French international cost City a sum of £32m will wear the number 20 shirt at the Etihad Stadium, and also revealed
Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger has been left befuddled by Sagna's choice of moving to Manchester City instead of accepting a new deal at Arsenal.
The right-back left the Gunners for the champions in the close-season after failing to agree a new deal with Wenger's side, and the French boss said that