Manchester City made a stunning comeback from a goalless draw in the English Premier League (EPL) to beat Aston Villa 2–1. According to the report, now Manchester City are close to becoming the EPL champions for the third time. After this win, they need only eight points from five matches. With eight points, Manchester City will become EPL champions for the third time in the last four seasons. Let us inform that Manchester City has 77 points from 33 matches. Manchester United is at number two in this championship. Manchester City, however, are 11 points ahead of United.
Rodri’s goal gave the lead
John McGinn of the Aston Villa team scored a goal in the first minute of the match to give the team a 1-0 lead. Manchester City’s Phil Foden then scored in the 22nd minute of the match to give City a 1-1 draw. Rodri then scored a header in the 40th minute to put Manchester City ahead 2-1. Manchester City player Stone was shown a red card in the 44th minute of the match. After this City had to play with only 10 players. At the same time, player Kesh of the Aston Villa team was also shown a red card in the 57th minute of the match. After this, Villa also had to play with 10 players. However, City maintained their lead in the match and won the match.
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Hotspur beat Southampton
In another EPL match, Hotspur defeated Southampton 2-1. South Korean forward Son Heung Min scored a decisive goal in injury time to help the team win the match. According to reports, Tottenham Hotspur, playing their first match since interim head coach Ryan Mason took over as coaching, started with a win under Mason.
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New coach replaced Jose Mourinho
Let us tell you that Mason, a former midfielder of Hotspur, is the youngest coach of the club. He replaces the sacked Jose Mourinho from the club. Southampton took a 1-0 lead thanks to a goal from Denny Ings in the 30th minute. But Gareth Bale scored in the 60th minute in the second half to give Tottenham Hotspur a 1-1 draw. Min then scored a penalty in the 90th minute to give the team a thrilling 2-1 win.
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