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Slick Manchester City too strong for Liverpool

Published: Monday 25 August 2014, 22.57CET
Sergio Agüero struck 23 seconds after coming on following two Stevan Jovetić goals as champions Manchester City FC laid down a marker with a 3-1 victory over Liverpool FC.

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Published: Monday 25 August 2014, 22.57CET

Slick Manchester City too strong for Liverpool

Sergio Agüero struck 23 seconds after coming on following two Stevan Jovetić goals as champions Manchester City FC laid down a marker with a 3-1 victory over Liverpool FC.

Headlines
• Stevan Jovetić scores either side of half-time for Manchester City FC, the second a lovely 19-pass move involving nine players, in a 3-1 victory over Liverpool FC.
• Sergio Agüero makes it 3-0 midway through the second period, scoring only 23 seconds after replacing Edin Džeko.
• Visitors Liverpool pull one back late on, Pablo Zabelata putting into his own net as Joe Hart parries Rickie Lambert's header against his knee.
• Former City striker Mario Balotelli watches in the stands after completing his move to Liverpool earlier on Monday.
• Champions City make it two wins from two this season while Liverpool, runners-up last term, remain on three points.

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Results

English Premier League 2014/15

Matches
HomeAway
Last updated: 25/08/2014 22:54 CET

25/08/2014

Man. CityMan. City3-1LiverpoolLiverpool

Jovetić 41, 55, Agüero 69

Zabaleta 83 (og)

Venue: Manchester

24/08/2014

SunderlandSunderland1-1Man. UnitedMan. United

Rodwell 30

Juan Mata 17

Venue: Sunderland

24/08/2014

HullHull1-1StokeStoke

Jelavić 42

Shawcross 83

Venue: Hull

24/08/2014

TottenhamTottenham4-0QPRQPR

Chadli 12, 37, Dier 30, Adebayor 65

Venue: London

23/08/2014

EvertonEverton2-2ArsenalArsenal

Coleman 19, S. Naismith 45

Ramsey 83, Giroud 90

Venue: Liverpool

23/08/2014

ChelseaChelsea2-0LeicesterLeicester

Diego Costa 62, Hazard 77

Venue: London

23/08/2014

Crystal PalaceCrystal Palace1-3West HamWest Ham

Chamakh 48

Zárate 34, Downing 37, C. Cole 62

Venue: London

23/08/2014

SouthamptonSouthampton0-0West BromWest Brom

Venue: Southampton

23/08/2014

SwanseaSwansea1-0BurnleyBurnley

Dyer 23

Venue: Swansea

23/08/2014

Aston VillaAston Villa0-0NewcastleNewcastle

Venue: Birmingham

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