Manchester City achieved a great victory over its host team Brighton 5-0, during the match that brought the two teams on Saturday evening at “Falmer Stadium”, in the 35th round of the English Premier League “Premier League”, whose competitions returned after a long pause, due to a crisis Corona virus outbreak emerging.
Brighton vs. Man City
City finished the first half with a clean double that came through Rahim Sterling in the 21st minute of a pass by Gabriel Jesus, before Jesus returned before the end of the half and scored the second in the 44th minute.
In the second half, Manchester City scored two goals in 4 minutes through Rahim Sterling and Bernardo Silva in the 53rd and 57th minutes, respectively, before Stirling scored his third (hat-trick) and fifth for his team in the 81st minute.
Manchester City fought the game with a powerful attack, with the presence of the Brazilian striker Gabriel Jesus, Rahim Sterling, Kevin de Bruyne and the Algerian star Riyad Mahrez.
The Pentagon is the second in a row for Spanish coach Pep Guardiolas battalion, after Newcastle United overran the same result in the last round.
With this result, City strengthened second place in the Premier League table this season, with 72 points, while Liverpool leads, with 93 points, and Brighton comes in fifteenth place with 36 points.