NewsAsia24 Desk: Even after ruling the field in the first half, they did not see a goal. On the other hand, Arling Haaland missed the penalty.
The reigning champions left the field with a 2-1 win over Sheffield United. Coach Pep Guardiola was not in the City dugout. Because he had a back surgery. In the 20th minute, however, Nathan Aker’s head found the net for the visitors. But Rodri stays offside. As a result, the goal was disallowed.
In the 35th minute, Egan got a penalty in the shot box. But Haaland missed the easy goal chance. As a result, City was disappointed. After the first half, City went ahead with Haaland’s hand. The forward broke the deadlock in the 63rd minute with a superb header from Jack Grealish’s cross.
Towards the end of the game, Sheffield, who had fallen behind, were furious. They attack one after another. Jayden Bogle equalized after beating City goalkeeper Ellson with a corner shot.
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After three minutes, the champions went ahead again. Phil Foden had no control when he got a foot on Kyle Walker’s cross from the right. The ball goes to Rodri. The Spanish midfielder found the net with a high corner from inside the box. Based on that, City won the first three matches in the Premier League.