Manchester Metropolis climbed to 3rd place within the Premier League on Wednesday. Supervisor Josep Guardiola’s workforce was 1-0 too robust for Brighton & Hove Albion at residence. Tottenham Hotspur stayed residence towards Fulham at 1-1.
Tottenham loses the lead towards Fulham
Phil Foden scored the one objective on the Etihad Stadium. The younger Englishman outwitted Brighton goalkeeper Robert Sánchez with a low shot simply earlier than half time.
Within the second half, Metropolis did not increase the margin. Bernardo Silva hit the publish on behalf of the house workforce fifteen minutes after the break and Raheem Sterling missed a penalty kick in harm time.
Nathan Aké was lacking at Metropolis because of a muscle harm. At Brighton, Joël Veltman accomplished the ninety minutes and Davy Pröpper was changed midway by means of the second half.
Because of the victory, Manchester Metropolis is now 4 factors behind chief Manchester United, which received at Burnley (0-1) on Tuesday, and one level behind quantity two Liverpool. Furthermore, ‘The Residents’ have performed a match lower than the 2 title rivals.
Tottenham Hotspur missed the possibility to return in a shared third place subsequent to Manchester Metropolis. The workforce of coach José Mourinho gave away a lead at residence towards low flyer Fulham: 1-1.
Along with his eleventh objective of the season, Harry Kane broke the spell for Tottenham after 25 minutes. With a flying header, he labored a cross from left again Sergio Reguilón behind Fulham goalkeeper Alphonse Aréola.
Fulham, the place Kenny Tete was within the beginning line-up and Terence Kongolo on the bench, got here alongside fifteen minutes earlier than the tip through a header from Ivan Cavaleiro. Tottenham appeared to nonetheless take the victory through Reguilón, however his objective was rejected because of offside.
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