Preview - West Brom vs Man City 28 Oct

Started by Bensergi, Oct 28, 2017, 06:29 PM

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West Brom vs Man City

Man City simply love to play West Brom. It is easy to see why as they have 14 wins and a draw against them. They have also won all of the last 11 meetings. A win for City will also give them the best-ever start for any team in EPL history after 10 matches.

Sergio Aguero will relish the prospect of becoming the club's all-time leading scorer as he has a fine record against West Brom, having grabbed seven goals and four assists in ten previous turnouts.

Craig Dawson will sit out for two months with a knee injury, as is City captain Vincent Kompany, who is ten days away from full fitness.


Match Stats:

  • West Brom 2-3 Man City
  • Shots: 7-15
  • Possession: 22%-78%
  • Corner kicks: 1-2

Raheem Sterling scored the decisive goal as Manchester City beat West Bromwich Albion 3-2 to set the best ever record after 10 matches in the Premier League.

City started brightly and led on 10 minutes when Fernandinho found Leroy Sane, who fired past Ben Foster.

Three minutes later, it was 1-1 when Gareth Barry chipped to Jay Rodriguez, who beat Ederson.

West Brom were not level for long. Sane found Fernandinho and his deflected effort went in off a post on 15 minutes.

Sterling doubled the lead, finishing a cross from Kyle Walker on 64 minutes, before Matt Phillips netted a late consolation.

The result means City have 28 points and a goal difference of +29, beating the 10-match start of Chelsea in 2005/06 by goal difference.

City extend their lead at the top of the table to five points while West Brom drop to 15th.

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