Asked if it was the flawless start, Guardiola said: "Of course".
Coincidentally, a former City and Everton defender holds the passing completion record in the Premier League. 'I demand as much as possible.
But it was Jesus who had the next say as he knocked in an easy rebound to put the result beyond doubt after just 25 minutes.
The 9/5 available on Betfair Sportsbook for City to win alongside Both Teams To Score should appeal but it may pay to play a safer bat and back aManchester City triumph with Over 2.5 Goals at 10/11, knowing Feyenoord are without their most potent striker.
One of the best and most striking examples is probably City's first goal of the season, when De Bruyne won the ball in the Brighton half immediately charged towards goal.
This is the club's sixth successive Champions League campaign but they are still to really come of age in the competition despite reaching the semi-finals in 2016 and then bringing in two-time winning manager Guardiola.
People can watch and enjoy the live match Feyenoord Rotterdam vs Manchester City on BT Sport Showcase, Fox Soccer Plus, Sony ESPN and Sony ESPN HD TV channels. "'Why can't you win today and in three days" time?
This is a club that made their Champions League debut in 2011 - it's only fair that they will take a little time to find their feet in the high-pressure environment of the latter stages of Europe.
This was exemplified over the course of the match as Jesus' pace and runs in-behind the Feyenoord back-line were opening spaces for Aguero to run-into. "He was so important last season".
But De Bruyne said he must deliver on a consistent basis to help City win trophies this season, telling reporters: "It makes me happy, but the other way it is also a way of putting pressure on me to do well".
But the England worldwide looked every inch the flawless replacement for crocked captain Vincent Kompany as he headed his team in front with less than two minutes on the board.
Although they beat Manchester United 1-0 at home in the Europa League group stage, City are a far more expansive team with a wealth of attacking talent, whether Guardiola chooses his starters or reserves.