Kriralok Desk: Manchester City played against them at West Ham. Pep Guardiola’s men fell behind in the first half after failing to defend themselves in the match. Later, however, they each scored 3 goals. As a result, Man City left the field with a big win of 3-1. Erling Haaland, Bernardo Silva and Jeremy Doku scored one goal each for City.
Guardiola missed two consecutive matches due to back surgery. He returned to the dugout after two matches. In his presence in the first half, the Hollanders showed a practice of goal-misses. West Ham then capitalized on their defensive mistakes to score the first goal. In the 36th minute of the match, James Ward Pross scored a header to give the team the lead. CTO could then tie the match. Holland missed an easy chance in the 42nd minute of the match. The Norwegian forward could not get the ball in front of the empty post by Jeremy Doku.
Trailing City came back from the break and got back into the game in the 46th minute. Doku, bought from Anderlecht for Tk 765 crore, got his name on the scoresheet. Argentine star Julian Alvarez entered the box with a high ball and the Belgian star curled the ball into the net. Alvarez also contributed to City’s second goal. Portuguese star Bernardo Silva scored successfully after receiving his floating ball from outside the D-box. City took the lead.
Haaland confirmed the victory by scoring in the 86th minute of the match after missing a few goals. City left the field with a 3-1 win. The reigning champions are at the top of the points table with five consecutive wins so far.
The reigning champions are at the top of the points table with five consecutive wins so far.