EPL: Leroy Sane helps Manchester City end Liverpool’s Unbeaten run
Manchester City are fully back in the title race after defeating league leader, Liverpool 2 goals to 1 at the Etihad Stadium.
Sergio Aguero opened the scorecard with a brilliant strike in the 40th minute. Roberto Firmino equalized for the visiting team in the 64th minute. Leroy Sane put the ball pass Alisson in the 72nd minute to give City the lead. City won the match 2 – 1 and Leroy Sane goal was the decider.
It was an intense match with a lot of chances not converted, Liverpool were close to taking the lead in the first half when the ball almost crossed the line but it was 1.12 cm away from fully crossing the line. According to the FA rules, it is only a goal if the ball fully crosses the line.
Pep Guardiola’s men have now stopped the winning streak of Liverpool and ended their 20 games unbeaten run in the English Premier League.
Jurgen Klopp’s men are still top of the league with 54 points, City following closely with 50 points. The title race is wide open between both teams.