Premier League | Manchester City vs Leeds United
Looking for their seventh Premier League win on the skip, Manchester City invite Leeds United to the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday night.
Kick Guardiola’s men sunk Wolverhampton Wanderers 1-0 on Saturday, while the Whites went down 3-2 to Chelsea in the capital.
From the heroics of Jose Sa and Conor Coady, Raul Jimenez’s absurd red card and an exceptionally questionable punishment granted against Joao Moutinho, Man City’s conflict with Wolves on a hopeless Saturday noon had everything.
Regardless of the veteran midfielder’s fights and signals towards his armpit, Raheem Sterling was allowed the chance to win the day from the punishment spot for handball, and the ex-Liverpool man serenely opened home for his 100th Premier League objective.
The assailant has not had the most straightforward season of things under Guardiola lately, yet his certain spot kick established City’s place at the highest point of the table – one point above Liverpool and two clear of Chelsea later 16 games in the 2021-22 season.
It is currently six first class wins on the ricochet for Guardiola’s heartless harvest, who might do well to use their noteworthy crew profundity heading into the feverish bubbly time frame, however the Catalan mentor will absolutely be supported close by’s protective versatility on home soil.
For sure, the defending champs have just yielded three Premier League objectives at the Etihad this season – keeping clean sheets on six events – and Marcelo Bielsa’s side don’t actually flaunt a similar sort strength at the back.
Leeds United director Marcelo Bielsa on October 23, 2021
It was a story of three punishments at Stamford Bridge during Chelsea’s conflict with Leeds, as Raphinha opened the scoring from 12 yards before Mason Mount hushed the lively Leeds support with a home equalizer not long before the break.
Bielsa’s men stood their ground for enormous bits of the challenge, yet Antonio Rudiger was felled twice inside the container either side of Joe Gelhardt’s equalizer, and Jorginho dispatched the two punishments to hand the European heroes each of the three focuses on the day.