Crystal Palace 2-0 Manchester City: A surprise win against Manchester City

MANCHESTER. Crystal Palace had a surprising win over Manchester City with a 2-0 win with a goal from W. Zaha (6') and a goal from C. Gallagher (88').

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MANCHESTER. Crystal Palace had a surprising win over Manchester City with a 2-0 win with a goal from W. Zaha (6′) and a goal from C. Gallagher (88′). Manchester City was vastly superior in terms of ball possession (68%).​

The match was held at the Etihad Stadium Stadium in Manchester on Saturday and this began at 2:00 pm local time. The referee was Andre Marriner with the help of Adrian Holmes and Scott Ledger. The 4th official was Anthony Taylor. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 11.9 degrees Celsius or 53.46 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 71%.​

Match Statistics

Manchester City was in firm control of the ball 68% while Crystal Palace was struggling with a 32% ball possession.

Manchester City was more aggressive with 84 dangerous attacks and 14 shots of which 4 were on target. Anyhow, Crystal Palace succeeded in find the solution to win this encounter.​

Manchester City shot 14 times, 4 on target, 10 off target. On the opposite side, Crystal Palace shot 9 times, 4 on target, 5 off target.

Cards

Manchester City received 2 yellow cards (B. Silva and Ederson). On the opposite side, Crystal Palace received 3 yellow cards (J. Ayew, C. Gallagher and Guaita).

(Manchester City) was sent out after receiving a red card in the (45′).

After this match, Manchester City will stay with 20 points to stay in the 3rd place. On the opposite side, Crystal Palace will have 12 points like Brentford to move down in the 13th place.

Match Events

  • 6'
    6'

    W. Zaha

    C. Gallagher

  • 27'
    27'

    J. Ayew

  • 45'
    45'

    A. Laporte

  • 45'
    45'

    B. Silva

  • 45'
    45'

    Ederson

  • 59'
    59'

    J. Stones

    K. De Bruyne

  • 60'
    60'

    G. de Jesus (Goal Disallowed)

  • 65'
    65'

    C. Gallagher

  • 65'
    65'

    C. Benteke

    J. Ayew

  • 73'
    73'

    J. Schlupp

    O. Edouard

  • 78'
    78'

    R. Mahrez

    J. Cancelo

  • 78'
    78'

    R. Sterling

    J. Grealish

  • 85'
    85'

    M. Olise

    C. Kouyate

  • 86'
    86'

    Guaita

  • 88'
    88'

    C. Gallagher

    M. Olise

Next match

In the upcoming Premier League match, Manchester City will play away with Manchester United on the 6th of November with a 14-14 head to head.

Crystal Palace will host Wolverhampton Wanderers on the 6th of November with a 8-6 head to head statistic in favor of Wolverhampton Wanderers (5 draws).

Manchester City: Formation and Lineups

Manchester City adopted the aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

The manager Josep Guardiola i Sala chose to play with the following team: Ederson (6.1), Kyle Walker (6.2), Rúben Dias (6.9), Aymeric Laporte (6.0), João Cancelo (6.9), Kevin De Bruyne (6.6), Rodri (8.0), Bernardo Silva (6.6), Gabriel Jesus (6.9), Phil Foden (6.4) and Jack Grealish (7.2).

Substitutes

Manchester City made 3 changes: K. De Bruyne for J. Stones (59′), J. Grealish for R. Sterling (78′) and J. Cancelo for R. Mahrez (78′).

Top player: Rodri

Probably the most impressive player in Manchester City was Rodri.

His rating is (8.0) with 91 passes (86% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 9.

Crystal Palace: Formation and Lineups

Also Crystal Palace adopted the aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

On the other side, Patrick Vieira played with: Vicente Guaita (7.1), Joel Ward (7.3), Joachim Andersen (6.8), Marc Guéhi (7.4), Tyrick Mitchell (7.0), Conor Gallagher (9.4), Cheikhou Kouyaté (6.8), James McArthur (7.1), Jordan Ayew (6.4), Wilfried Zaha (7.1) and Odsonne Édouard (6.1).

Substitutes

Crystal Palace made 3 changes: J. Ayew for C. Benteke (65′), O. Edouard for J. Schlupp (73′) and C. Kouyate for M. Olise (85′).

Top player: Conor Gallagher

Probably the most impressive player in Crystal Palace was Conor Gallagher.

His rating is (9.4) with 1 goal, 24 passes (62% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 9. He performed 4 crosses.

Results of the day

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