On the way to retaking the league throne, in their first difficult exam, Man City has passed well enough. At the away venue, the team of Pep Guardiola managed a very good victory. And, it was a tough opponent. However, Man City started the Premier League season with the victory!
At the Molineux Stadium, earlier today, against the local team Wolverhampton Wanderers, the team of Pep Guardiola won by a 3 – 1 goal. Wearing the shirt of Man City, Kevin de Bruyne, Foden and Jesus scored one goal each. And for the local team, Jimenez scored the only goal.
In the last league season, Wolverhampton Wanderers beat the team of Guardiola twice times. At their home venue, they beat Man City by a 2 – 0 goal and in the return leg, they won by a 3 – 2 goals so far.
In the first half of the game, Man City dominated the ground as well as the attacking division so far. De Bruyne’s free-kick was stopped by the local team goalkeeper in the 12th minute of the game. And, in the 20th minute, with the successful spotkick, the guest team went ahead. Into the box, the Belgium midfielder has been fouled and Man City got the penalty.
In the 32nd minute, with the team effort, Guardiola’s team increased the goal difference. De Bruyne passed the ball into the box to Sterling. Receiving his pass, he made another pass to Foden and the English midfielder found the net.
In the last season, Man City went two goals ahead at the beginning but later conceded three goals and lost the game. This time, it could be the same. Within the first five minutes of the 2nd half, the local team missed three chances. However, in the 78th minute, they reduced the difference. But in the additional minute of the game, Jesus scored another goal and made the scoreline 3 – 1.