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3 things we learnt from Manchester City vs Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League

Ilkay Gundogan continued his golden form with Ederson Moares grabbing an assist. Manchester City defeated Tottenham Hotspur 3-0.

Ederson Moares got yet another assist

Manchester City’s impeccable record in the Premier League continues with Pep Guardiola’s men defeating Tottenham Hotspur by three goals to nil at the Etihad stadium. Yet another comprehensive victory from the blue half of Manchester who are soaring away in the points table.


Jose Mourinho’s side never looked ok contention with Manchester City creating the bulk of the opportunities. Now that Liverpool look down and out of the title race, only Leicester City and Manchester United remain to challenge Manchester City for the premier league title.

3 important observations from Manchester City vs Tottenham Hotspur

Manchester City remain defensively solid

The defensive frailties which troubled Manchester City so much last season have taken a massive turnaround this season. With new recruit Ruben Dias being one of the best players this season, old timers such as John Stones have stepped up dramatically. This has enabled Manchester City to win so many matches with them keeping a clean sheet almost regularly nowadays.

Ilkay Gundogan is a standout performer


Ilkay Gundogan has been a standout performer thi season for Pep Guardiola. The German international has totally revolutionized his game and is the complete package this season. In the absence of Kevin De Bruyne, Gundogan has taken on the mantle to provide the creativity. Scoring two beautiful goals he was unstoppable against Tottenham Hotspur.

Ederson Moares is inhuman


Ederson Moares shouldn’t be just considered a goalkeeper. The Brazilian has more assists from open play than Paul Pogba this season! His passing skills are outrageous and was ok full display this season with a scintillating pass to Gundogan. He also made a brilliant save in the end to debt Gareth Bale and keep the clean sheet intact.

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