Man City turns on the style
Manchester City started their 2011/12 English Premier League campaign with a convincing 4-nil win over newly promoted Swansea City.
The win leaves Man City second on the table behind Bolton Wanderers who beat another promoted team Queens Park Rangers 4-nil.
The third promoted team, Norwich had a reasonable start managing a one-all draw against Norwich.
The first round of the new campaign was marked by a string of goalless draws in the Newcastle/Arsenal, Fulham/Aston Villa and Stoke/Chelsea matches.
The Spurs and Everton match was postponed because of the London disturbances earlier in the week.
So in a round dominated by draws there were only three goal margins in nine matches: