Two first half goals from Yaya Toure and another by captain Vincent Kompany in second half produced a comfortable 3-0 win for Manchester City against West Brom in their first premier league fixture. Raheem Sterling made his debut for City and impressed with a constant involvement in the builds. Match Highlights are below.
West Bromwich Albion 0-3 Manchester City – Match Highlights
[ Premier League 2015-16 Season ]
09′ 0 – 1 Yaya Toure
24′ 0 – 2 Yaya Toure
59′ 0 – 3 Vincent Kompany
Short Highlights (English)
Match Highlights (7 minutes Russian)
Man City [1 – 0] Yaya Toure’s side foot finished defelected off Craig Dawson to sneak into West Brom goal which gave City 1-0 lead. Jesus Navas neat work down the line and a cut-back to Toure enabled a weak shot and a scrambled goal opening goal of the season.
Man City [2 – 0] Yaya Toure produced a fine finished from 20 yards out as he curled the ball into the back of the net after Bony released Toure with a neat pass. West Brom’s 4-4-2 formation with attacking intent backfired as City counter with ease.
Man City [3 – 0] Man City were the better side after the break and a near post corner kick from David Silva was meet by Kompany who scored to kill the game off at the stroke of hour mark.
Man City will be pleased with three points away from home and successful start to the season, they looked comfortable at the back and will be hoping Sterling keep improving with Aguero returning to form and Toure to keep his goal scoring form.