Well, that's not the start to the Robin van Persie era that Manchester United was looking for.
In a match that was thought to be a moderate test, the Red Devils fell to Everton 1-0 at Goodison Park. The loss marks just the third time Everton have triumphed at home to United in their twenty-one Premier League encounters there.
With last year's ridiculous point totals and City's opening win, the loss puts the red side of Manchester in a bit of a hole right at the start of the season.
So what happened in this match that led to this result?
Let's break down the match Clint Eastwood style.