Man City 1-0 Chelsea: Bernardo moves City to 18 points clear - FCNaija
EPL By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 04/03/2018
A second-half strike from Bernardo Silva against Chelsea moved Manchester City to 18 points clear ahead of second-placed Liverpool on top of the Premier League table with nine games remaining. Manchester City approached the game with their custom style as they pushed up to attack Chelsea in the and in the third minute Manchester City has forced Chelsea to concede a corner kick.Leroy Sane got a shooting opportunity but his effort was blocked by the Chelsea defence in the 11th minute of the clash., Sergio Aguero also had an opportunity to put City ahead in the 13th minute by Chelsea defence looked very solid to penetrate and in a quick succession Sane made another attempt on goal his effort was also denied by the Chelsea defense.City continued to hit press as Bernardo Silva strike missed the target as the Premier League leaders continue to find a way to register a goal after 20 minutes of play.Chelsea pushed forward and Willian got an opportunity but to strike but his effort was denied by the Manchester City defence. Manchester City defender Olexandr Zinchenko was booked by the referee in the 24th minute, the home team had a chance to break the deadlock but Bernardo Silva's effort went off the mark in the 33rd minute, David Silva also fired in a shot for Manchester City but the shot was blocked in the 34th minute of the game.