Sergio Aguero scored twice on his return from suspension as Manchester City beat Swansea 3-1 to clinch a sixth straight win to open the English Premier League on Saturday.
SWANSEA, Wales (AP) —
City has won its first 10 games of the season under new coach
"Maybe it was our best performance with the ball," Guardiola said.
Aguero, back in the team following a three-match domestic ban for elbowing an opponent, has netted 11 goals in six games this season, and he opened the scoring in the ninth minute, leaving marker
Swansea equalized four minutes later when
In an end-to-end match, both team created chances at will but City needed a contentious refereeing decision to retake the lead in the 65th.
Michael van der Hoorn was adjudged to have challenged De Bruyne unfairly, and Aguero wrong-footed the goalkeeper with a cheeky penalty.
Swansea piled forward in search of another equalizer and left itself open at the back. When
Speculation is intensifying about
"I have a good relationship with my players and they were fantastic this afternoon," Guidolin said. "If the board have anything to say to me, it is easy — they can just call me. If we continue to play this way we have a good future in front of us."