Hello and welcome to LIVE updates of the Premier League encounter between Manchester City and Arsenal at Etihad Stadium. City will be looking to kick-start their season after winning just one of their opening three league matches, while the Gunners are aiming to continue their promising rise under Mikel Arteta as he goes head to head with his old mentor, Pep Guardiola once again. Kick off 17:30 BST.
Premier League / Matchday 5
Etihad Stadium / 17.10.2020
End of 2nd Half
FT: Man City 1-0 Arsenal. Sterling's first-half goal is enough to claim a first home league victory of the season for the Citizens and get them back to winning ways. Arsenal once again showed they are improving under Arteta, but the big-six hoodoo away-day goes on for now.
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Arteta claps his hands and urges his team for one more push. City have handled a couple of deep balls into their box and seem set to see it out.
Four minutes added. Can Arsenal provide a stirring finale here?
CITY CHANGE: Fernandinho on for Foden.
Sterling surges free down the left. He cuts inside and looks for a lay off, but can't pick out a teammate. City still not bale to finish this game off.
Luiz arcs a brilliant ball into the box from deep but Aubameyang can't grow enough to get his head on it.
Ake booked for time wasting!
ARSENAL CHANGE: Xhaka off, Partey on for his bow.
ARSENAL CHANGE: Nketiah on for Pepe.
Pepe curves a 25-yard free kick just wide of Ederson's right-hand post.
Pepe, Lacazette and Aubameyang hover over it.
Free kick to Arsenal 25 yards from goal as Aubameyang is tumbled by Walker.
Mahrez blazes a 25-yard drive high into the stand after a well-worked short corner found him in plenty of space.
City desperately want the insurance of the second goal. Arsenal dig in to defend a dangerous corner. Will their be a sting in the tail/tale here?
Will Arteta be tempted to give Partey a late run out?
ARSENAL CHANGE: Lacazette on for Willian.
Luiz steps up but fires well over the bar. Ederson had it covered.
Free kick to Arsenal 25 yards out.