Man City and Liverpool Share a Point, Man United Win
Manchester City failed to bounce back from their Champions League exit as they only picked up a point from their latest league fixture against Liverpool.
Pep Guardiola’s men were determined in getting their motivation following their 3-1 defeat from Monaco in midweek and City certainly expecting they can get something at home against The Reds.
It was an exciting tie with both sides putting on a good attacking play since kick of, though none were able to find any goals during the first 45 minutes.
Jurgen Klopp’s men got into a better start though after the break as they went one goal up thanks to James Milner’s spot kick on 51 minutes.
Man City were pushing hard in search for an equalizing goal, and after missing several opportunities, they finally got back on level terms through Sergio Aguero.
The game continue to get interesting as both sides keeps on creating goal scoring chances which unfortunately couldn’t be converted.
No more goals were scored as that match ended in a 1-1 draw putting both sides in the same positions as before that tie with City sitting third while Liverpool are one spot behind.
Meanwhile, Manchester United got themselves closer into that top four seat after grabbing an important 3-1 victory over Middlesbrough.
Still playing without Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Jose Mourinho’s men got 1-0 up after 30 minutes through Marouane Fellaini’s effort.
James Lingard made it 2-0 midway into the second half, but Boro pulled one back through Rudy Gestede, before Antonio Valencia securing all three points for the visitor with his late goal.
Tottenham Hotspur were able to hold down their runners up spot as they defeated Southampton 2-1, thanks to two second half goals, which were netted by Christian Eriksen and Dele Alli.
The Saints themselves only managed to get one back when James Ward-Prowse scored on 52 minutes, creating an exciting encounter, though Spurs still got things done in the end.