Sergio Aguero was the man to open the scoring and a Lewis Dunk own goal completed City's win with 15 minutes to play.
In the end they were undone by their own mistakes, with Dale Stephens caught in possession in the lead-up to Aguero's goal and Dunk's own goal sealing their fate in a game City should have won more comfortably given their 75 percent possession.
"But what the likes of Manchester United and Manchester City can do, they can do that and good luck to them". We bought three and the market is so demanding for all the teams, not just City. Brighton survived exile, homelessness and being just a goal away from leaving the Football... We were not able to find a solution with those players.
The focus may have been on Manchester last season, but the title went to the capital and the run-in was a battle between two London clubs.
City's away form was impressive last season, earning more points on the road than any team apart from eventual champions Chelsea.
11 - West Brom - The club has a been a consistent Premier League club since the early 2000s, signing veterans and experienced players to help them stay in the league.
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The biggest competition to Manchester City this season could be from Chelsea and Manchester United, who are each going off at +325 to win the Premier League. We played with the best intentions and it was not enough.
"I want to say thank you to the club, for the next four, five years we have young players with huge talent", he said. We were stable. We controlled the game and the game was in our hands.
It was unexpected but this is the Premier League - I learned this last season.
"We know it's going to be a special day because it's the first Premier League game at the Amex, and the first Premier League game for the club".
Representing England at the Under-20 World Cup in the close-season was another sign of Lookman's emergence as a potential game-changer.
It worked but Albion have to be far more fluid and adventurous next week at Leicester or else Gordon Smith's record as Albion's last top flight goal scorer will drag on and on.