Premier League: Manchester City demolishes Wolverhampton Wanderers with 3 goals from E. Haaland

MANCHESTER. Manchester City was after all too much to handle for Wolverhampton Wanderers with the goal of E. Haaland was the key of the match after he scored in the 40th, 50th and 55th minute.

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MANCHESTER. Manchester City was ultimately too good for Wolverhampton Wanderers with the goal of E. Haaland was the key of the match after he scored in the 40th, 50th and 55th minute. Erling Haaland (40′), Erling Haaland (50′ pen) and Erling Haaland (55′). Manchester City took advantage of its superior ball possession (56%).

The match was played at the Etihad Stadium stadium in Manchester on Sunday and it started at 2:00 pm local time. The referee was David Coote with the assistance of Lee Betts and Matthew Wilkes. The 4th official was Thomas Bramall. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was quite cold around 3.7 degrees Celsius or 38.59 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 79%.​

Match Statistics

Manchester City was in firm control of the ball 56% while Wolverhampton Wanderers was struggling with a 44% ball possession.

Manchester City was more aggressive with 68 dangerous attacks and 14 shots of which 7 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Manchester City won the contest.

Manchester City shot 14 times, 7 on target, 7 off target. Regarding the opposition, Wolverhampton Wanderers shot 9 times, 1 on target, 8 off target.

Cards

Manchester City received 1 yellow card (Rodri). On the other side, Wolverhampton Wanderers received 2 yellow cards (M. Kilman and Mario Lemina).

After playing this match, Manchester City will have 42 points to stay in the 2nd place. Talking about the opposition, Wolverhampton Wanderers will stay with 17 points like Leeds United and AFC Bournemouth to stay in the 17th place.

Match Events

  • 10'
    10'

    M. Kilman

  • 13'
    13'

    Mario Lemina

  • 14'
    14'

    Julen Lopetegui Argote

  • 25'
    25'

    Rodri

  • 40'
    40'

    Erling Haaland

    Kevin De Bruyne

  • 43'
    43'

    Jack Grealish (Penalty cancelled)

  • 46'
    46'

    Nathan Aké

    Rico Lewis

  • 46'
    46'

    Matheus Cunha

    Raúl Jiménez

  • 46'
    46'

    João Moutinho

    Hee-chan Hwang

  • 46'
    46'

    Pablo Sarabia

    Adama Traoré

  • 50'
    50'

    Erling Haaland (Penalty)

  • 54'
    54'

    Erling Haaland

    Riyad Mahrez

  • 61'
    61'

    Julián Álvarez

    Erling Haaland

  • 67'
    67'

    Daniel Podence

    Mario Lemina

  • 77'
    77'

    Kalvin Phillips

    Rodri

  • 77'
    77'

    Bernardo Silva

    Kevin De Bruyne

  • 81'
    81'

    R. Aït Nouri

    Hugo Bueno

  • 81'
    81'

    Cole Palmer

    Riyad Mahrez

Next match

In the upcoming Premier League match, Manchester City will play away against Tottenham Hotspur on the 5th of February with a 18-15 head to head statistic in favor of Tottenham Hotspur (3 draws).

Wolverhampton Wanderers will host Liverpool on the 4th of February with a 12-3 head to head statistic in favor of Liverpool (2 draws).

Manchester City: Formation and Lineups

Manchester City started with a 3-2-4-1 line-up (3-2-4-1).

The manager Josep Guardiola i Sala chose to play with the following team: Ederson (6.5), John Stones (7.4), Manuel Akanji (7.1), Aymeric Laporte (6.8), Rico Lewis (6.8), Rodri (7.4), Riyad Mahrez (7.1), Kevin De Bruyne (7.4), İlkay Gündoğan (6.8), Jack Grealish (7.2) and Erling Haaland (9.5).

Substitutes

Manchester City made 5 changes: Rico Lewis for Nathan Aké (46′), Erling Haaland for Julián Álvarez (61′), Rodri for Kalvin Phillips (77′), Kevin De Bruyne for Bernardo Silva (77′) and Riyad Mahrez for Cole Palmer (81′).

Top player: Erling Haaland

The player who no doubt impressed Manchester City the most was Erling Haaland.

His rating is (9.5) with 3 goals, 7 passes (85% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 3.

Wolverhampton Wanderers: Formation and Lineups

Wolverhampton Wanderers started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

On the other side, Julen Lopetegui Argote played with: José Sá (6.0), Nélson Semedo (6.5), Nathan Collins (7.4), Max Kilman (6.4), Hugo Bueno (6.3), Mario Lemina (6.6), Rúben Neves (6.4), Matheus Nunes (6.4), Adama Traoré (6.6), Raúl Jiménez (6.5) and Hee-Chan Hwang (6.6).

Substitutes

Wolverhampton Wanderers made 5 changes: Hee-chan Hwang for João Moutinho (46′), Adama Traoré for Pablo Sarabia (47′), Raúl Jiménez for Matheus Cunha (46′), Mario Lemina for Daniel Podence (69′) and Hugo Bueno for R. Aït Nouri (81′).

Top player: Nathan Collins

The player who no doubt impressed Wolverhampton Wanderers the most was Nathan Collins.

His rating is (7.4) with 63 passes (93% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 7.

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