The absence of legend Sergio Aguero was barely noticed as Manchester City went on a goalscoring spree at Burnley.
Manchester City found Chelsea far more of a threat than last season when Pep Guardiola’s side recorded a resounding 6-0 victory
Manchester City beat Chelsea 2-1 with goals by N’Golo Kante, Kevin De Bruyne, and Riyad Mahrez but Raheem Sterling had a 93rd minute goal ruled out for offside in more VAR drama.
Manchester City’s class told in the end but they were forced to battle hard for their Premier League victory at Everton where Pep Guardiola described his side’s display as “incredibly outstanding”.
Ruthless Manchester City marked their 125th anniversary with a record top-flight victory as they put eight goals past hapless Watford.