CRY 1-3 MAN City: Sterling's brace helps City to another win

EPL By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 14/04/2019

Manchester City attacker Raheem Sterling scored a brace and Substitute Gabriel Jesus scored a goal in Manchester City3-1 win over Crystal Palace at the Selhurst Park in the Premier League. 

Manchester City pushed Crystal Palace to sit back and defend, and in the 10th minute, Raheem Sterling missed a seater after a nice move from David Silva.

Sterling broke the deadlock in the 15th minute after Kevin de Bruyne's pass beat the Crystal Palace goalkeeper. Manchester City enjoyed a greater per cent of the ball possession but they lack too many attempts on target.

Leroy Sane fired a shot which was aimed at goal but the Crystal Palace goalkeeper was on point to pull a fantastic save.

The first half ended in favour of Manchester City.

Manchester City started the second half where they ended the first half as they maintained a high pressing as they aim to find the second goal in the game.

Crystal Palace conceded the second goal after they failed to intercept the flow of Manchester City passes, It was Sterling again that got the second goal for the 63rd minute.

Pep Guardiola made his first substitute as David Silva was withdrawn for Bernardo Silva in the 64th minute of the game.

Sergio Aguero had a silent game and was withdrawn with 16th minutes to go as Gabriel Jesus was thrown in for Argentina forward.

Crystal Palace Luka Milivojevic scored from the edge of the box via a free-kick to spark life into the game with nine minutes to go.

Manchester City aimed to control the game in a bid to hold on to the result Sane was withdrawn for John Stones with four minutes to end the game.

Gabriel Jesus put the game to rest after he coolly finished a pass from De Bruyne to put in the third goal.

The game ended in favour of Manchester City as they wrap up the game with a 3-1 win to close a step close to winning the title.