Manchester City defeats Aston Villa by three exciting goals in the English Premier League.
Manchester City defeated Aston Villa, 3-1, in the match that brought them together today, Sunday, at “Al-Ittihad” stadium, in the 23rd round of the English Premier League championship for the current season 2022-2023.
The goals of the match were scored by Rodri, Gundogan, and Riyad Mahrez in the 4th, 39th, and 45th minutes, respectively, for Manchester City, in one of the strong performances of the English Premier League champion during the current season, while Aston Villa’s only goal came through Ollie Watkins in the 61st minute. Meeting.
Manchester City player Air Ling Haaland was injured, and Sky reported that Haaland was suffering from a muscle injury at the thigh level, which he suffered at the end of the first half of the match.
Sky added that Haaland felt pain after colliding with Aston Villa goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez, so coach Guardiola decided to replace him between halftime with Julian Alvarez.
Riyad Mahrez equaled Chelsea legend Didier Drogba with 55 assists as the most goals-making African player in Premier League history.
And Riyad Mahrez succeeded in making the first goals for City against Aston Villa from the corner, which Rodri converted at the beginning of the match into a goal in the fourth minute of the match.
Manchester City has lost 4 league matches this season so far, more than the number of losses the team received throughout last season, and today’s match was Pep Guardiola’s 250th under the leadership of Man City in the league.
Manchester City issued a stern warning to Arsenal’s competitor ahead of their upcoming meeting in the Premier League, after a 3-1 win over his guest Aston Villa, on Sunday, in the 23rd stage of the competition.
Manchester City, who regained the tone of victories that it missed in the last stage by losing 0-1 to its host Tottenham Hotspur, rose to 48 points from 22 games, to return to second place, which it lost for only two hours in favor of its arch-neighbor Manchester United, who beat 2-0. at its host Leeds United earlier on Sunday at the same stage