Manchester City demolish Liverpool at Eastlands

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Manchester City and Liverpool met at the Eastlands Stadium in Manchester as the two sides looked to lay down a new marker after contrasting draws in the previous weekend's matches. (Getty Images)
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In attendance for the first time Manchester City's owner, Sheikh Mansour had visited his club's stadium, despite having taken over two years ago. (Getty Images)
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Gareth Barry got his side off to a perfect start in front of a crowd of over 47,000, opening the scoring in the 13th minute. (Getty Images)
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Joe Hart, who started again in place of Shay Given, put in a faultless display and produced a miracle double save to keep Liverpool at bay. (Getty Images)
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Manchester City new boy, James Milner, put together an impressive début performance, providing the pass to opening the scoring and combining well with Adam Johnson and Carlos Tevez to harry the Liverpool back line.(Getty Images)
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Carlos Tevez then helped bundle home his side's second goal after Micah Richard's sharp header, though there was some doubt about him actually getting a touch to it. (Getty Images)
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Tevez then added a third with a penalty as Sheikh Mansour celebrated the start his club had made to the season. (Getty Images)