Manchester City vs Arsenal LIVE!
XI | Ederson, Walker, E Garcia, Laporte, Mendy, Gundogan, De Bruyne, Silva (C), Mahrez, Jesus, Sterling SUBS | Carson, Aguero, Zinchenko, Rodrigo, Sane, Bernardo, Fernandinho, Otamendi, Foden
ARSENAL TEAM NEWS
Team to face Man City: Leno, Bellerin, Mustafi, Mari, Tierney, Guendouzi, Xhaka, Willock, Saka, Aubameyang, Nketiah.
Subs: Martinez, Ceballos, Lacazette, Maitland-Niles, Pepe, Luiz, Nelson, Kolasinac, Martinelli.
Both teams gather around for a minute’s reflection and the tragic losses of so many lives to Covid-19.
The 10-second video countdown still gets us ready for kick-off… All 22 players – and the referee – take a knee in tandem in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Mari brings down Sterling right on the edge of the penalty area.
De Bruyne lifts the ball over the wall but Leno tips the ball over the own crossbar.
Xhaka leaves the field on the stretcher as Ceballos runs on to replace him.
De Bruyne dribbles past Guendouzi and threads the ball through for Sterling, who cuts back onto his right.
Nketiah runs off Garcia to meet Saka’s cross, but strikes the ball wide of the near post.
Ceballos tracks back well to make a perfectly timed sliding tackle against Walker.
Walker’s away down the right again gets to the byline but his cut back cannot find a team-mate.
Mari is replaced by Luiz.
DRINKS BREAK : Pep Guardiola used the drinks break to give instructions to his players.
Sterling cuts inside onto his right foot, and curls the ball towards the far corner, but Leno dives to his left and palms the ball away to safety.
De Bruyne hits a perfect pass in behind for Mahrez, but Leno is quickly off his line and blocks Mahrez’s goalbound shot.
De Bruyne slides the ball through for Sterling, but Sterling chips the ball over the crossbar.
There will be THREE minutes of added time at the end of the first half…
GOAL! MAN CITY 1-0 ARSENAL (Sterling, 45+2)
Ederson plays a brilliant long ball over the top of the Arsenal defence but Leno gathers the loose ball.
PENALTY TO MAN CITY! RED CARD TO DAVID LUIZ!
GOAL! MAN CITY 2-0 ARSENAL (De Bruyne pen, 51)
David Luiz came on to replace Mari midway through the second half.
David Luiz has conceded four penalties in the Premier League this season.
Foden and Bernardo Silva replace Mahrez and David Silva.
Nketiah, Guendouzi and Willock are replaced by Lacazette, Maitland-Niles and Nelson.
De Bruyne is replaced by Rodri, while Laporte comes off for Fernandinho.
Another water break.
On comes Aguero with Jesus taken off.
We’re into added time – of which they’ll be 11 added minutes
GOAL! MAN CITY 3-0 ARSENAL (Foden 90+3)