FULL TIME: West Ham United 0-5 Manchester City.
Goal! Sterling hat-trick! Brilliant pass from Mahrez and Sterling is one-on-one. He tucks it away with ease. Devastating stuff from Man City. West Ham 0-5 Man City.
There will be a minimum of 5 minutes added time.
City counter at quick pace! Aguero carries the ball forward and finds Sterling, Sterling looks for Foden but Fabianski comes out to collect.
YELLOW: Walker gets himself a booking.
Goal. Aguero buries this one. West Ham 0-4 Man City.
Penalty retake! Fabianski came off his line and Aguero will get another chance.
Save! Fabianski denies Aguero. VAR are checking this...
Penalty! Mahrez with some brilliant dribbling in the box is bundled over by Diop. Aguero will take this...
SUBS: Silva and De Bruyne make way for Foden and Gundogan.
Goal given! Sterling was just onside. West Ham 0-3 Man City.
A lovely third for City, and Sterling has his second! Mahrez's dinked ball finds him behind the line, and he lobs Fabianski from 12 yards! VAR will check this offside...
Huge chance! It's a fine save from Ederson initially to turn away Chicharito's touch from six yards, and he then recovers to turn away Antonio's rebounded header to his right! Brilliant goalkeeping!
Jesus has played superbly, and makes way for Sergio Aguero for the final 25 minutes or so.
SUB: Chicharito comes on for Anderson, who picked up a knock.
Yellow to Anderson, who sticks a leg out on Laporte as he goes to clear. A tad harsh.
SCORE UPDATE: West Ham United 0-2 Manchester City.
CLOSE! Snodgrass with a wicked free-kick from the left, Ederson is in no man's land, and Diop gets up to head just over the bar! That's the closest the hosts have come.
SUB: Second change for West Ham, Wilshere is off, to be replaced by Snodgrass.
Goal overturned! Sterling was just leaning over and his shoulder was offside. Incredibly small margins but The Hammers may just have been granted a life line. The score is 2-0.
Goal for City again! Silva slips in Sterling on the left, and he squares for Jesus to tap home from close range!
VAR are checking this for a potential offside on Sterling...
Goal! Sterling tucks away a one on one, after some great work from De Bruyne. The Belgium carried the ball from the half way line, picked Sterling out on the left, and the ball was slotted between the legs of Fabianski.
Zinchenko with a lofted ball from the left, Sterling gets a header up ahead of Cresswell, but it's very comfortable for Fabianski.
HALF TIME: West Ham United 0-1 Manchester City.
KICK OFF: We're underway again.
SUB: New signing Fornals is on for West Ham, replacing Antonio.
There will be a minimum of one minute added time.
Haller receives the ball in the box but the linesman raises his flag for offside.
5 minutes to go till the break, City are begining to dominate possession and should see out the half.
Good link up play between De Bruyne and Silva before De Bruyne's shot is well saved.
Haller attempts an Audacious over head kick but it's a quite simple save for Edersen.
SCORE UPDATE: West Ham United 0-1 Manchester City.
Same again in the City box as Walker centres for Jesus, but this time Balbuena is there to get a fantastic tackle in ahead of the Brazilian.
Goal! City lead! Mahrez plays a terrific pass through for Walker who found Jesus at the front post. The Brazilian still had much to do and finished well at the near post passed Fabianski. West Ham 0-1 Man City.
Brilliant touch from Sterling to win a foul from Fredericks, a dangerous crossing position to the left.
City go short with David Silva, but they get it all wrong, and it rolls to Fabianski.
Silva has space to shoot from outside the box, but his effort was pulled wide of goal.
Save! Mahrez shows good close control and unleashes a low shot from outside the box, forcing Fabianski into a fine save.
No penalty! Rodri gives the ball away to Lanzini, who gets to the byline and falls to the ground after a wrestle with the Spaniard. Mike Dean waves away the appeals.
West Ham started this game very well. New signing Sebastian Haller has showed off one or two neat touches already.
KICK OFF: We're underway!
Good afternoon and welcome to our coverage of this Premier League clash between West Ham United and Manchester City, live from The London Stadium.
It's the moment we've all been waiting for and theres a fantastic atmosphere at the stadium. Much is expected of this West Ham side in the new season and they face no greater task in the opening game as they face the reigning champions.
Pep's Manchester City side will look to win their third consecutive league title this season but must take each game as it comes, and it would certainly be unwise to look passed the Hammers who have a good record against the top sides in the league.
West Ham have acquired new striker Sébastien Haller for a club record fee. He finds himself in the starting line up.
West Ham XI: Fabianski, Fredericks, Balbuena, Diop, Cresswell, Wilshere, Rice, Antonio, Lanzini, Anderson, Haller
Subs: Jimenez, Zabaleta, Chicharito, Snodgrass, Sanchez, Fornals, Ogbonna
Man City play a familiar starting XI. New signing Cancelo will be on the bench.
Man City XI: Ederson, Walker, Stones, Laporte, Zinchenko, David Silva, Rodri, De Bruyne, Sterling, Mahrez, Jesus
Subs: Bravo, Gundogan, Bernardo Silva, Cancelo, Otamendi, Foden, Aguero
We're only moments away from these two sides kicking off their Premier League season!
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