A Stevan Jovetic double and a third to Sergio Aguero helped Manchester City send out an ominous warning to those with designs on their Premier League crown, routing Liverpool 3-1 in the first heavyweight clash of the new season on Monday.
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Manchester City and Liverpool, last season’s top two in the English Premier League, were made to sweat by determined opposition before opening their campaigns with hard-fought victories overnight.
Second-half strikes from Wayne Rooney, Juan Mata and Jesse Lingard earned Manchester United a morale boosting 3-1 win over Premier League rivals Liverpool in the final of the pre-season International Champions Cup in Miami on Monday.
Manchester City calmly overpowered West Ham United 2-0 to secure their second Premier League title in three seasons in a party atmosphere at the Etihad Stadium last night.
Less than 24 hours after conceding the Premier League title Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers promised the team would "fight for their lives as you never know what can happen".
MANCHESTER City manager Manuel Pellegrini was delighted his team held their nerve yesterday to ensure the Premier League pendulum swung back in their favour.
Liverpool took a giant step towards their first title in 24 years with a 3-2 win at a plucky Norwich City on Monday, opening up a five-point lead over second-placed Chelsea with three matches remaining.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers praised an "incredible" performance as his side took a huge stride towards the Premier League title with an enthralling 3-2 home win against Manchester City on Sunday.
Liverpool returned to the top of the Premier League table for the first time since Christmas with an emphatic four nil victory at home over Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday.
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