Man City and Liverpool Share Spoils In A Thrilling Premier League Title Decider. Manchester City kept their one-point lead at the top of the Premier League after a classic draw with their closest rivals Liverpool at Etihad Stadium.
The clash of the Premier League’s two best teams lived up to the hype, and in the end, saw nothing separating them, with the title remaining up for grabs with seven games left to play.
City took an early lead thanks to Kevin de Bruyne’s deflected strike, but Liverpool swiftly leveled the score when Diogo Jota converted Trent Alexander-assist. Arnold’s
Pep Guardiola’s side commanded the first 45 minutes but failed to capitalize on a slew of opportunities before Gabriel Jesus snuck in behind Alexander-Arnold nine minutes before the break to regain their advantage from Joao Cancelo’s cross.
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Sadio Mane marked his 30th birthday by scoring off Mohamed Salah’s brilliant assist in the 47th minute. Liverpool had seemed oddly anxious but came out revitalized following the re-start.
As both sides pushed for a victory in this fantastic match, City replacement Riyad Mahrez squandered an opportunity to win it in the final moments by lifting his shot over the crossbar.