Pre-match: Manchester City will face Wolves at the Molineux Stadium after a 5-0 win against Newcastle. After a disappointing exit in the UEFA Champions League by Real Madrid, CitIzens were fierce in their match against the Magpies. Bruno Lage’s Wolves drew 2-2 against Chelsea in their previous matchweek. They scored two goals past Chelsea in the final fifteen minutes to erase their two-goal lead.
If the Citizens fail to keep the visitors away for the first part of the match, the pressure could become too much for them. Guardiola’s team must score as soon as possible to regain their three-point lead at top of the EPL table.
Wolves vs Man City Post Match :
Citizens win 5-1 at Molineux thanks to Kevin de Bruyne’s outstanding performance. They now have all three points. City now have ten goals from their last two matches, and they are currently at the top EPL table with three points and only two games left. The Belgian midfielder was a master of his craft, reading the game well and getting in the right places at the right times. The 30-year old was also a master at finishing. It was an absolute joy to see him maneuver the City’s midfield. After this defeat, Wolves’ European ambitions are hampered by a five-point gap between West Ham (55) and them (50).
WOLVERHAMPTON (England) — Kevin De Bruyne scored a goal and assisted on two others as Manchester City won at Wolverhampton 3-1 to open its English Premier League account.
De Bruyne was named the player of the season in English football last season. He has a unique midfield performance that will set him apart in 2020-21.
Romain Saiss brought him down in the Wolves area, and De Bruyne converted the penalty himself in the 20th.
De Bruyne was responsible for the second goal. He slipped in Raheem sterling, who then cut the ball back to Phil Foden to score in the 33rd.
Raul Jimenez scored a goal for Wolves in the 78th after Daniel Podence had cheekily kicked the ball under De Bruyne’s legs. He then ran around him to grab the ball and crossed it over for his forward.
Gabriel Jesus won the game with a deflected City third in the fifth minute injury time, after De Bruyne had helped to win it back.
City, which was already leading Liverpool in the title race with two wins from its two matches, felt pressure to avoid an early slip-up. This was despite having started the season late due to its participation in the Champions League in August.
De Bruyne stated, “Wolves has always been a bogey side for us in the last seasons.” He also said that it was encouraging to win and come back here.
Wolves vs Man City : Kevin De Bruyne scored four goals to help Manchester City regain a three point lead at the Premier League summit. The team won 5-1 at Wolves.
City showed the world that they are still a formidable team even before Erling Haaland arrives next year. City scored a left-footed hat trick in the first 24 minutes, and another on the hour.
City’s win was also a strong response to Liverpool’s triumph over Aston Villa last night. It tightened their grip on title race with only two games remaining.
Although the De Bruyne show was interrupted briefly by a Leander dendoncker strike, but a tap-in by Raheem Sterling ensured that they would score five in their second consecutive game.
City are close to capturing their fourth title in five seasons with the added assurance of a goal differential now and seven more than their Merseyside counterparts.
The Premier League table currently has Wolves at eighth. Wolves are currently at the eighth place in the Premier League table. They will be trying to capitalize on their home advantage and upset Manchester City.
They will be looking to close the season strong and claim the seventh spot and the UEFA Europa Conference League slot.