EPL Man City took the lead with 11 consecutive victories in the league with Gundoan and Holland’s ‘Two Man Show’ at the forefront. Captain Gundoan scored multiple goals (2 goals – 1 assist), and Haaland scored his 36th goal in the league. Manchester City widened their gap with Arsenal in second place to four points.
Man City won 3-0 in a Premier League away match against Everton at Goodison Park in Liverpool, England on the 14th (hereinafter Korean time). Manchester City, who had 11 consecutive EPL wins, led the league with 85 points. After a while, Man City was 4 points ahead of Arsenal (81 points), who had a home game against Brighton from 0:30 am on the 15th. Man City now has three games left: Chelsea (home) – Brighton (away) – Brentford (away).
Man City pulled up the entire line from the beginning of the game and took the ball possession rate high. However, he did not attack aggressively. Considering the opponent’s counterattack, he carefully continued the build-up. Man City came out with a 4-2-3-1 model. Holland in the front line, Foden-Alvarez-Marez in the back line, Gundoan-Rodri as a defensive midfielder, Akanji-Laporte-Dias-Wicker in the back four, and goalkeeper Ederson came out. De Bruyne and Bernardo Silva started on the bench. Manchester City made some rotations in view of the second leg of the European Champions League semi-final against Real Madrid during the coming week.
Everton stopped Man City, who pushed up, first in their own camp. The entire line naturally descended and was pushed. After blocking the ball, he aimed for space behind Man City’s defense with a quick counterattack like lightning. Everton responded with a 4-2-3-1 formation. Calvert-Lewin played in the forefront, Macneil-Ducouré-Iwobi in the back line, Gueye-Garner as a defensive midfielder, Holgate-Takowski-Mina-Patterson in the back four, and Pickford as goalkeeper.
Man City had a high ball possession rate in the early stages of the game, but failed to create decisive chances often. It was difficult to penetrate the narrow space of the opponent. Everton came out with all defense, and it was not easy for Haaland to connect the pass. Man City continued to beat the left and right sides using Mahrez and Foden.
In the 27th minute of the first half, Man City’s left-footed mid-range shot went wide of the goal. In the 34th minute of the first half, Everton’s shot missed the goal. In the 35th minute of the first half, Man City’s mid-range shot was blocked by the opponent’s goalkeeper. 안전놀이터
Man City took the lead in the 37th minute with Gundogan’s fantastic goal. After Mahrez’s cross was trapped by Gundoan with his thigh, he shook the opponent’s net with a right-footed non-stop shot. It was like watching a Taekkyeon kick.
Man City scored an extra goal (2-0) in the second minute. It was Haaland’s 36th goal in the league and his 52nd goal of the season. Haaland surged up Gundoan’s cross and headed it in.
Manchester City, leading 2-0, poured waves of attacks. I definitely have room. On the other hand, Everton was in a hurry to defend. The first half ended with Manchester City leading 2-0.