German Ilkay Gundogan scored the first goal for Manchester City against Bournemouth, in the 19th minute of the first half, with a superb assist from Norwegian star Erling Halland.
In the 21st minute, Bournemouth threatened the first ball against Manchester City, but the Brazilian Ederson caught it.
And the Man City team intensified its offensive pressure on Bournemouth, in order to consolidate the progress with a second goal before the end of the first half.
In the 31st minute, Kevin De Bruyne scored the second goal for Man City against Bournemouth, making the score 2-0.
In the 37th minute, Phil Foden scored the third goal for Manchester City against Bournemouth, ending the first half with an exciting three-way lead for the heavenly team.
The Manchester City team started with a formation consisting of:
Defenders: Diaz, Aki, Cancelo, Alker
Midfield: Rodri, Gundogan, De Bruyne
Attack: Mahrez, Halland, Foden
It is worth noting that Manchester City opened the Premier League with a precious victory over West Ham with two clear goals, and won the first 3 points in the defense of its title this season 2022-2023.