Will Sarri's smooth start continue? .
The game was in control of City from the first minute while Chelsea looked to create chances.
With regular City full backs Kyle Walker and Benjamin Mendy likely out of contention due to prolonged World Cup campaigns, both Chelsea players are shoo-ins for the wide defensive posts.
Maurizio Sarri has been impressed with Ross Barkley. The various England youth age groups have been tasting plenty of success on the worldwide stage but so far only a handful of those exciting starlets have made the breakthrough in the Premier League. The 30-year-old now has 201 goals for Manchester City, making him the only striker to cross 200 goals for the Manchester club.
Saturday will mark the tenth anniversary of Sheikh Mansour's purchase of the club and what a transformation he's made.
Even though he wasn't playing, his name was all over social media.
Chelsea brought on Ilkay Gundogan for Sane, reported to have picked up a slight knock, as the second half got under way, Pedro hooking in an early cross for Chelsea that Bravo caught. The Hard Tackle predicts a 2-1 win for Sarri & co.to kickstart the new era for Chelsea on a strong note.
By the end of the season City barely did any fitness or tactical work in training, they just rested.
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Sure, it wasn't the outcome they were hoping for, but getting a police escort back to a nursing home is pretty badarse. Police praised revelers for decent behavior with little interference needed in relation with minor drug seizures.
11 kids removed from New Mexico compound
The missing 3-year-old boy from Georgia was not among the 11 children found at the compound. The three women were also briefly detained for questioning, but not criminally charged.
The French centre back played just 13 times in the latter half of last season following his £57m move from Athletic Bilbao.
There'll be times to back City with confidence going forward this season but this doesn't look like one of them.
Chelsea look in much better shape than Manchester City at the present moment, with the Citizens still short staffed heading into the Community Shield tie.
"We don't have to think too much about defending the title, I think what you have to do is, 'OK this was the first game, '" he said.
This was an ominous statement of intent from the Premier League champions, from a reinvigorated Bernardo Silva and from Sergio Agüero, who scored twice, as they eased to victory in the Community Shield.
58' - GOAL! Chelsea 0-2 City.
One man who who has taken his chance is Phil Foden with the future looking brighter than ever for the Man City player. He was last season. The striker was fit for the World Cup, but Argentina was eliminated in the round of 16, ensuring he left Russian Federation two weeks before the tournament ended.
Here is how we rated the Chelsea players at Wembley.