Manchester City minimally beat Newcastle at home in the match of the 2nd round of the English Premier League (Premier League) – 1:0.

The only goal in this encounter was scored in the 31st minute. The victory for the "townspeople" was brought by a goal from the 2022 world champion as part of the Argentina national team Julian Alvarez. The assist was scored by Phil Foden.

Match review

For Josep Guardiola's team, this is the second consecutive victory at the start of the new season of the English championship. In the first round, the "sky blue" defeated the newcomer of the Premier League "Burnley" (0:3).

Thus, Manchester City with 6 points after two rounds is second in the Premier League. Newcastle with three points scored are in sixth position.

In the next round, the "townspeople" away will compete with Sheffield United, and the "magpies" will host Liverpool. Both matches will take place on August 27.

We will remind, last season "Manchester City" became the winner of the Premier League. Newcastle finished in fourth place and for the first time since the 2002/03 season got into the group stage of the Champions League.

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