Result: Man City off to winning start
Result: Man City off to winning start
Goals from Sergio Aguero and David Silva ensure that Manchester City kick off their Premier League title defence with three points against Newcastle United.
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole takes a closer look at the individual performances during Manchester City's 2-0 win at Newcastle in the Premier League.
Analysis
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Manchester City's 2-0 win at Newcastle in the Premier League.
Match Report
Goals from Sergio Aguero and David Silva ensure that Manchester City kick off their Premier League title defence with three points against Newcastle United.
Live Commentary
Sports Mole's minute-by-minute report of Manchester City's 2-0 win at Newcastle United in the Premier League.
HT Report
David Silva's 38th-minute strike separates Newcastle United and Manchester City at half time at St James' Park.
Team News
Joe Hart is selected ahead of Willy Caballero for Manchester City's Premier League opener against Newcastle United.
Preview
Sports Mole previews the match between Newcastle United and Manchester City at St James' Park.
Head to Head
Jan 12, 2014 2.05pm
Newcastle
0-2
Man City

Sissoko (37'), Cabaye (38'), Tiote (48'), Yanga-Mbiwa (74')
Dzeko (8'), Negredo (95')
Fernandinho (40'), Zabaleta (45')
Oct 30, 2013 7.45pm
Newcastle
0-2
Man City

Tiote (45'), Debuchy (116'), Cabaye (119')
Negredo (99'), Dzeko (105')
Garcia (38'), Silva (90')
Aug 19, 2013 8pm
Man City
4-0
Newcastle
Silva (6'), Aguero (22'), Toure (51'), Nasri (75')
Dzeko (31'), Fernandinho (32')

Yanga-Mbiwa (31'), Sissoko (33'), Debuchy (40')
Taylor (45')
Mar 30, 2013 3pm
Man City
4-0
Newcastle
Kompany (56'), Silva (45'), Touré (69'), Tevez (41')

Anita (26'), Cabaye (29')
Dec 15, 2012 12.45pm
Newcastle
1-3
Man City
Ba (51')
Williamson (15'), Simpson (27'), Perch (56')
Garcia (39'), Touré (78'), Agüero (10')
Agüero (37'), Touré (55')



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City87102942522
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd86202121920
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs85211551017
4Watford84311313015
5Chelsea8413138513
6Arsenal84131210213
7Burnley834186213
8Liverpool83411312113
9Newcastle UnitedNewcastle832398111
10West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom824279-210
11Southampton823379-29
12Huddersfield TownHuddersfield823359-49
13Swansea CitySwansea822458-38
14Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton8224610-48
15West Ham UnitedWest Ham8224814-68
16Everton8224513-88
17Stoke CityStoke8224918-98
18Leicester CityLeicester81341013-36
19Bournemouth8116412-84
20Crystal Palace8107218-163