Manchester City got a crushing victory over Southampton in the match of the 33rd round of the championship of England. The meeting ended with a score of 5:2 in favor of the wards of Josep Guardiola.
The winners included Kevin de Bruyne and Riyad Mahrez with doubles. Another goal scored by Ilkay Gundogan. Southampton responded with goals from James Ward-Prowse and Che Adams.
The Ukrainian defender of the “citizens” Oleksandr Zinchenko came out in the starting lineup and spent 81 minutes on the field.
Manchester City are on top of the Premier League table with 68 points. The gap from the nearest pursuer is 14 points. Ralf Hasenhüttl’s men are in 14th place (33 points).
Manchester city– Southampton 5:2
Goals:de Bruyne, 14, 59, Mahrez, 40, 54, Gundogan, 45 + 3 – Ward Prowse, 25 (pen.), pin up Adams, 56
Manchester city:Ederson – Walker, Dias, Laporte, Zinchenko (Mendy, 81) – De Bruyne (Aguero, 72), Fernandinho, Gundogan – Mahrez (Torres, 61), Silva, Foden.
Southampton:McCarthy – Bednarek, Westergaard, Stevens (Diallo, 63), Salis, Bertrand – Genepo (Tella, 46), Ward-Prause, Armstrong (Watts, 73), Redmond – Adams.