Manchester City ended Chelsea’s unbeaten streak on Saturday, Pep’s City finally got the hold of Tuchel’s Chelsea. This is the first time Manchester City has beaten Chelsea, since Thomas Tuchel’s appointment as a Chelsea manager. Gabriel Jesus scored the only goal in match, which proved to be decisive for City. Guardiola’s men got the revenge of their three consecutive losses against Chelsea, including last season Champions League final. City had chances to double their lead, but Jack Grealish was denied for his goal because of Thiago Siva’s goal-line clearance. With this win Manchester City reached second on points table, while Liverpool on top with 14 points.
On the other hand, Manchester United conceded an 88th minute goal form Aston Villa at Old Trafford. Manchester United missed an opportunity go the top of table, as Bruno Fernandes missed his penalty in last minutes to equalize for Man United. Villa defender Kortney Hause scored for his team in 88th minute. Earlier, United had their chances through Harry Maguire and Paul Pogba, which was saved by Villa goal-keeper Emilio Martinez.
While taking penalty there were lots of confusion among Cristiano Ronaldo and Bruno Fernandes, Ronaldo wanted to take the penalty but Pogba insisted Ronaldo to give the ball to Bruno, who went on to fire the ball in crowd.
Manchester United has lost 3 of their last 4 matches. United manager Ole Solskjaer criticized the way Villa players surrounded Bruno Fernandes before taking the penalty kick and said the Villa’s goal was off-side. With 13 points United are tied with Man City and Chelsea, while Liverpool on with their 3-3 draw over Brentford.
Meanwhile, In LaLiga, table leaders Real Madrid were held for a goal-less draw against Unai Emery’s Villarreal. However, Ancelotti’s Madrid is still on the top of the table. Earlier, Real Madrid thrashed Mallorca 6-1 in their previous game, with Asensio hat-trick and Benzema’s brace.