The EPL weekend got off to a rousing start at Goodison Park on Saturday as Everton took down Manchester City, 2-0, in dominant fashion.
The Toffees came out of the gate with a fierce pace that was rewarded in the 32nd minute as Leon Osman scored on a brilliant left-footed shot.
David Moyes' club were at a disadvantage for the final 30 minutes after Steven Pienaar was sent off for receiving his second yellow card of the match.
Despite being down a man, the Toffees defended with plenty of heart, and Nikica Jelavic clinched the victory with a goal in the final minute of stoppage time.
Here are six things we learned from the thriller on Merseyside between Everton and Manchester City.