But City manager Pep Guardiola admits that even now the transfer window has closed in the Premier League, the Etihad hierarchy may still find Sterling as hard to tie down as the Arsenal defence did at the Emirates.
Another worry for Arsenal is that their left-back situation worsened when Ainsley Maitland-Niles hobbled off in the first half with a leg injury. The Welshman just returned to training at the end of the week.
Another problem area is the left-back slot. With Sead Kolasinac's knee injury keeping him out of action for the next two months, Nacho Monreal is the natural replacement for the Bosnian.
Sterling slotted seamlessly into the City side, as one of three changes to the XI which began the Community Shield win over Chelsea a week earlier.
Arsenal will face the previous season's English top flight champions in their opening match for the first time since 1970, the BBC notes, when the Gunners host Manchester City.
The Spaniard did return to full training a few days ago, but could be shot of fitness for the City game. Our team, with more time, will play with this personality. "Every season is a major season and this game was complicated but we played at a high level".
In steps Unai Emery, the Spanish manager who recently led French giants Paris Saint-Germain, attempting to fill some pretty big shoes at the Emirates.
Both goalkeepers have shown good form and command over the post during pre-season.
GK Petr Cech, 5 - It would appear that, for now at least, Cech has held off the challenge off the younger and more expensive Bernd Leno to remain first choice. Hector Bellerin should complete the backline, with Stephan Lichtsteiner likely to be his backup this season. Midfielder Aaron Ramsey is a doubt for the fixture.
MF Granit Xhaka, 5 - Guendouzi might well have expected considerable support from the more experienced Xhaka, but the Swiss was no more effective in the midfield battle.
Installed as heavy favourites to finish top again - which would make them the first team to defend the title since Manchester United in 2008-09 - City's ruthless performance was ominous for their rivals. Mesut Ozil enjoyed a largely uncharacteristic game in the final third while City's counterpressing did enough to stifle Arsenal and force them into quicker, unstable progressions.
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The Turkish Trade Ministry called the move "illegal", pointing to the World Trade Organization (WTO) rules. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan told Turks to sell their gold and dollars to support the crumbling lira.
And at half-time, Neville then claimed Emery shouldn't be too upset with the first half despite Arsenal being outplayed. The title is City's to lose, but they'll be hoping for more than just back-to-back championships in England.
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We probably did have the conditions throughout, but you still have to perform, ask the right questions to the batsman", Root said. Sometimes the rub of the green won't go your way. "Won't sit around and say that we didn't have the best of conditions".
Let me say it like this, a year ago he already had a few problems with that but he could obviously play - and played really good. West Ham offered little as the hosts dominated, but Klopp was reluctant to decribe the performance as flawless .
The best views of the Perseids in Sweden will be in the south of the country, according to website Populär Astronomi . The ice and dust, accumulating over a thousand years, burn up in our atmosphere to create the meteor shower.
If Brett Kavanaugh was fit to be on the Supreme Court, Senate Republicans would have no issue releasing his full records. He wrote, "We believe an indictment should not be pursued while the President is in Office".
Anderson finished with five for 20, but he hailed the contribution of Chris Woakes, who took two wickets including the key... Sam Curran struck 22 not out from 24 balls as England chose to continue batting despite Sunday's forecast predicting rain.
Ronaldo caused shockwaves this summer by opting to leave Real Madrid to join Juventus in a deal worth £105million. This is Juve's traditional curtain raiser but Ronaldo's presence made it a far more attractive affair than usual.
Images of the brawl were shared on social media by Rome city police, who had to intervene in the altercation. Eight people were reportedly involved in the fight, which required four police officers to break up.
Back in June, Ingraham took heat for comparing President Trump's immigration detainment camps for children to "summer camps". Still, MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski called it a "white supremacist speech" on Friday.
Pogba feels like United leader regardless of captaincy
"You have to know one thing - a player that gets chosen and is happy, you always feel more comfortable than when he's not happy". Manchester United hope to appoint a director of football once the club completes its current restructure.
Arsenal v Manchester City
It is expected that the former Sampdoria midfielder will start alongside Aaron Ramsey at the base of Arsenal's 4-2-3-1 formation. He has returned to training this week but it's unclear as to whether he'll start the match or be among the substitutes.
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The phone will run Android 8.1 - hence our interest - and no mention has been made of any software customisations. Moreover, the smartphone will come with 800 mAh battery that's exceptionally small by today's standards.
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Manchester police say 10 people hospitalized after shooting
Greater Manchester police said the injuries ranged from "minor to major" but most didn't appear to be life-threatening. Police said they hoped the less seriously injured victims would begin to leave hospital during the course of the day.
Everton sign Kurt Zouma on loan
The Toffees made a late move for the 23-year-old on deadline day but had to wait until Friday to learn if their bid had been successful.
Heavy fighting in Ghazni as Afghan forces battle Taliban
They hit the city from several points of ingress, attempting to overrun it and expel USA -backed forces from the city. A US military spokesman said Sunday that American aircraft had conducted five airstrikes on Saturday and 10 on Sunday.
Emery in spotlight as Arsenal begin new life
Thus, he is definitely a huge threat for the Manchester City defence, likely to be led by English worldwide John Stones. Koscielny, now out with an ankle injury, captained the side in place of Per Mertesacker last season.