Photo: Sergio Aguero celebrates after scoring the opener for Manchester City against Chelsea at the Etihad in the 31st minute. City went on to win 3-0. (Getty Images)
Former champions Manchester City strolled past defending champions Chelsea 3-0 as they went top of the Barclays Premier League on Sunday. City took a 1-0 lead in at half time after Sergio Aguero found the target in the 31st minute and went on to score two more in the second half via skipper Vincent Kompany and Feranandinho late in the game.