Manchester City got their Premier League season off right from where they left it. They defeated Arsenal who
City took the lead in the 14th minute when Raheem Sterling cut inside and then got beyond two players, before rifling a shot home from 20 yards out.
Riyad Mahrez almost made it 2-0 on his league debut for City with a superb free-kick but it was brilliantly saved by Petr Cech. Aymeric Laporte came close from the rebound but the former Chelsea man made a stunning save to keep the score at 1-0.
Petr Cech: 7.5 | Hector Bellerin: 5.5 | Shkodran Mustafi: 5 | Sokratis Papastathopoulos: 5 | Ainsley Maitland-Niles: 6 | Matteo Guendouzi: 7 | Granit Xhaka: 6 | Henrikh Mkhitaryan; 5 | Mesut Ozil: 4 | Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang; 4.5 | Aaron Ramsey: 4 | Alexandre Lacazette: 5 | Lucas Torreira: 5 | Stephan Lichsteiner: 6.5
Ederson: 8 | Kyle Walker: 8 | John Stones: 8 | Aymeric Laporte: 8 | Benjamin Mendy: 7 | Fernandinho: 8 | Ilkay Gündogan: 6 | Bernardo Silva: 8.5 | Riyad Mahrez: 7.5 | Raheem Sterling: 9 | Sergio Agüero: 7 | Kevin de Bruyne: 7 | Gabriel Jesus: 7 | Leroy Sane: 7.