Manchester City visited Crystal Palace in the Premier League. The Citizens won by a score of 2-0.
Crystal Palace vs Manchester City was held at Selhurst Park Stadium, Saturday (1/5) evening WIB in the Premier League continued . In the first half, the scores were the same as 0-0.
Crystal Palace were able to reduce the resistance of Manchester City, which in the first half Aguero et al could not even open a shot on goal
In the second half, Manchester City went crazy. Two quick goals were scored by Sergio Aguero (57 ‘) and Ferran Torres (59’). City won 2-0.
These results make Manchester City even stronger at the top of the Premier League standings with 80 points from 34 matches. Cyrstal Palace is in 13th place with 38 points.
15 minutes early, the two teams counterattacked each other. Christian Benteke threatened with a header, but it went wide.
Raheem Sterling replied, his shot was wide and then had a golden opportunity. Already outwit two defenders, unfortunately his shot was blocked and deviated slightly from the target.
The 28th minute, Crystal Palace almost scored. Through chaos in front of Manchester City’s goal, Benteke was able to kick off a close range. But Ederson, was able to ward it off.
Manchester City scored in the 36th minute. Gabriel Jesus cheats the ball from Fernandinho’s bait. However, he was first in an offside position.
Two minutes later, Eberechi Eze threatens the City goal. His long shot was wide.
Until the first half whistle sounded, the score was still glasses, 0-0. Palace were able to open two shots on target, City did not register them at all.
In the second half, Manchester City were more attacking. Torres was able to freeze a header in front of the Palace goal, but Dann brushed it off before being greeted by Gabriel Jesus.
Manchester City’s first goal!
In the 57th minute, Sergio Aguero listed his name on the scoreboard. Starting with Mendy’s low pass into the penalty box, Aguero greeted him, controlled a little, and fired a hard shot tearing the Palace goal.
Manchester City’s second goal!
The 59th minute, aka two minutes later, Ferran Torres listed his name on the scoreboard.
From the chaos in front of the Crystal Palace penalty box, Torres received the ball from Fernandinho and fired a measured shot.
63 minutes, Sterling has a chance. His shot from a narrow angle unfortunately only hit the post.
Two minutes later, Laporte turns to make chances. A raw ball in front of the goal from a corner kick, still leads to goalkeeper Guaita.
The 70th minute, Schlupp opened fire horizontally. However, it is still weak and can be secured by City goalkeeper Ederson.
The 74th minute, City build a slick counterattack. Sterling releases a through ball to Torres. The last name feeds back with a heel and is greeted by Cancelo, who unfortunately is still narrowly wide.
Six minutes later Milivojevic pokes the ball from outside the penalty area. Again, it’s still easy to tame Ederson.
Until the game is complete the score does not change, 2-0 for Manchester City’s victory over Crystal Palace.
The composition of Players:
Crystal Palace: Guaita, Ward, Kouyate, Dann, Mitchell, Milivojevic, Riedewald (Schlupp 59 ‘), Eze, Townsend (Ayew 81’), Benteke (Mateta 67 ‘), Zaha.
Manchester City: Ederson, Cancelo, Laporte, Ake, Mendy, Rodri, Fernandinho (Zinchenko 67 ‘), Torres, Jesus, Aguero, Sterling.