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City v Sunderland: As it happened...

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What the Media Says

Shearer: City to star in most exciting season ever

TOGETHER: City's squad celebrate during their final friendly of pre-season against Arsenal.

It’s the first morning of the new Premier League season and there are season previews aplenty from across the web.

BBC pundit Alan Shearer expects this to be an enthralling season with City eventually coming out on top.

Picture Special

Gallery: Bring on the Black Cats!

Match Preview

City v Sunderland: Need to know

WHICH WAY?: Silva tries to evade Sunderland defenders during a tie between the sides last season

Key quotes, milestones and stats for Saturday's game.

All the stats and facts ahead of Saturday's Premier League opener against the Black Cats