West Ham v Manchester City live updates - Haaland gives Premier League champions the lead

Premier League / Matchday 1
London Stadium / 07.08.2022
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Nadeem Badshah
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Nadeem Badshah
Updated 07/08/2022 at 17:25 GMT
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FULL TIME:
A brace from Haaland helps Man City to a comfortable 2-0 win at the start of their defence of the Premier League. Thanks for following the game with us..
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SUB:
Coventry and Downes is on for his debut.
Jarrod Bowen
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Jarrod Bowen
West Ham United
West Ham United
Blocked Shots1
Fouls against1
Free Kicks1
Flynn Downes
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Flynn Downes
West Ham United
West Ham United
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OUCH:

Alvarez lashes in a shot which hits Zouma flush on the chin. He looks okay to continue. The resulting corner finds Ake whose downheard header is wide.
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TRIPLE SUB:

City showing off their squad now. On come Mahrez, Phillips for his debut and Palmer.
 Rodri
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Rodri
Manchester City
Manchester City
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Kalvin Phillips
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Kalvin Phillips
Manchester City
Manchester City
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COMEBACK LOOKING UNLIKELY:
I cannot see West Ham making a comeback in the manner they did against Spurs in that 3-3 draw in 2020.
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CHANCE!
A long, patient passing moveends with Rodri drilling a low shot wide of the post.
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Alan Shearer on Haaland's start to life in English football..
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HAALAND'S DEBUT TO REMEMBER:
No prizes for guessing the man of the match today. And his dad Alfie is watching in the stands.
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DOUBLE SUB:

Silva and Alvarez are on, Haaland and Gundogan are off.
Erling Haaland
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Erling Haaland
Manchester City
Manchester City
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Blocked Shots1
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Julián Álvarez
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Julián Álvarez
Manchester City
Manchester City
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CHANCE!

Grealish tries to catch Arreola out at his near post and his effort is wide.
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CITY MAKING CHANGES:
City preparing to bring on Silva and new signing Alvarez.
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TOP SAVE!

Scamacca's powerful header seven yards out from Coufal's cross is kept out by Ederson but the Italian is flagged off-side.
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CHANCE!

Lovely feint and trick from Gundogan, its crossed in and Haaland heads it wide.
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HAMMERS LOOK DEFLATED:

There was a mini spell before the second goal where West Ham looked threatening and City were making mistakes.
But then Haaland showed his movement and class to make it 2-0.
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Erling Haaland
Goal
Erling Haaland
Manchester City
Manchester City
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On target2
Fouls against1
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ANOTHER GOAL FOR HAALAND!
Low finish from Haaland, opening his body to convert De Bruyne's through ball.
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CHANCE!

A cross drops to Benrahma whose tame shot is saved by Ederson.
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CLOSE!

Foden combines with De Bruyne whose low cross finds Haaland on the stretch and he puts it wide.