Manchester City's first game in the post-Roberto Mancini era ended in victory, as they comfortably defeated relegated Reading 2-0 at a rain-soaked Madejski Stadium. Goals from Sergio Aguero and Edin Dzeko ensured City a second consecutive top-two finish.
Caretaker boss Brian Kidd sent out a mostly full-strength lineup, though five changes were made from the FA Cup final starting setup. Costel Pantilimon was denied a chance at a Premier League debut, while no youth players were included in the squad.
Read on to see an assessment of how Kidd's men fared in Tuesday's Premier League clash.