FilGoal | News | Manchester City easily beats Palace with a double and a step that separates them from the Premier League title


Manchester City easily beat its host Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park for the 34th round of the English Premier League with a score of 2-0.

City scored two goals: Sergio Aguero and Ferran Torres.

A victory raised City’s balance to 80 points, 13 points behind Manchester United, and City needs one victory or the Red Devils stumbled in the next 4 rounds to win the title.

Manchester United is preparing to face Liverpool in the derby in northern England, and if the Reds won or the match ended in a draw, the result is equal to Manchester City’s seventh title in its history.

A match that saw Pep Guardiolas battalion reach the 700th goal since assuming the leadership of the club in all competitions in 288 games.

Aguero also boosted his goalscoring tally as the club’s historic top scorer, with 182 goals in all competitions.


Pep started the match with 8 changes from the match against Paris Saint-Germain in the first leg of the Champions League semi-final.

Only Ederson, Rodry and Joao Cancelo participated in the midweek match and played today.

While Sergio Aguero and Gabriel Jesus started mainly on the offensive, after he fought the last match without an explicit attacker.

Description of the match

After 9 minutes, Benjamin Mendy sent a cross to Ferrand Torres inside the penalty area, and the latter hit a ball that hit the defense and turned into a corner as the first real threat in the match.

The events of the match calmed down a bit, and the owners began to try to snatch the lead, so Redwald almost scored the lead, but Nathan Aky blocked his shot to reach Christian Benteke, who fired from inside the six-yard area, but Ederson sent his ball to a corner in the 28th minute.

City came back in the 36th minute, and Gabriel Jesus scored the lead, but the referee canceled the goal for offside.

In the 39th minute, Ibricci Easy almost scored the goal for the Eagles, but his attempt went next to the left post.

Second half

City started the second half stronger, a long ball from Fernandinho to Torres, who skillfully took the ball into the area and sent a cross to Jesus, but the defender removed it from the goal line and turned it to a corner in the 53rd minute.

Sergio Aguero was able to decipher the net with the first goal after a cross from Mendy received it and hit a ballistic missile that landed in the right corner of the goalkeeper, and then I was able to go away in 57 minutes.

One minute later, Ferran Torres scored his second goal for City, with a powerful ground shot to the right of the goalkeeper.

Raheem Sterling almost added the third goal in the 62nd minute, but the left post stood for the English wing in the lookout.

In the 73rd minute, Torres passed a ball with the heel to Joao Cancelo, who fired a powerful ball that passed over the crossbar.

In the 83rd minute, Sterling continued his attempts, but did not win, and his shot went past the left post.

The match ended and Manchester City are two points away from claiming the Premier League title for the seventh time in its history.


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