Manchester City 3-0 Tottenham Hotspur: Man City cruise past Spurs, scoring 3 without reply at the Etihad Stadium

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Technical card:
Manchester City: Ederson, Joao Cancelo, Aymeric Laporte, John Stones, Olexandr Zinchenko, Rodri, Ilkay Gundogan (Ferran Torres, min.69), Bernardo Silva, Raheem Sterling, Phil Foden and Gabriel Jesus (Riyad Mahrez, min.80)
Tottenham Hotspur: Hugo Lloris, Japhet Tanganga, Eric Dier, Davinson Sanchez, Ben Davies, Erik Lamela (Gareth Bale, min.72), Lucas Moura (Moussa Sissoko, min.46), Tanguy Ndombele (Dele Alli, min.64), Pierre Hojbjerg, Heung Min Son and Harry Kane
Stadium: the Etihad Stadium
Goals: Rodri (1-0, min. 23), Ilkay Gundogan (2-0, min. 50) and Ilkay Gundogan (3-0, min. 66)

Man City beat Tottenham Hotspur with a thumping 3-0 victory on Saturday at the Etihad Stadium. Both Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur arrived in good form, having secured victories in their previous matches. Manchester City were looking to pick up points after winning their previous two matches against Liverpool away and Burnley away, by 4-1 and 2-0 respectively. Tottenham Hotspur, on the other hand, were coming from a 2-0 win against West Bromwich Albion. After today’s result, Manchester City are in 1st place on the table and has 53 points while Tottenham Hotspur sit in 8th with 36 points after 24 matches.

Manchester City started strongly in the first half, with Rodri opening the rout in minute 23 and managed to see out the first half 1-0.

Manchester City started the second half on an intensified spirit, with early goal from Ilkay Gundogan in the 50th minute. Later, Manchester City scored again and increased their lead thanks to a new goal from Ilkay Gundogan, scoring his second goal in the 66th minute, which sealed the victory for Manchester City.

For Manchester City Ferran Torres and Riyad Mahrez came on for Ilkay Gundogan and Gabriel Jesus, and Spurs brought on Moussa Sissoko, Dele Alli and Gareth Bale for Lucas Moura, Tanguy Ndombele and Erik Lamela.

There were bookings for Bernardo Silva from Man City and Erik Lamela, Eric Dier and Ben Davies for Spurs.

Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City will next play away to West Ham and Arsenal respectively.

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