Manchester City draws against Arsenal 2-2 leaving an Exciting game which ended in draw resulting to the chances of the top 4 in the table balanced at the Etihad Stadium for the Premier League on Sunday, 08 May 2016.
Third and fourth placed teams in premier League went head to head at Etihad Stadium on Sunday afternoon and it turned out to be a superb game of football. Manchester City took the early lead against Arsenal through their top scorer Sergio Aguero but Olivier Giroud scored minutes later to make it 1-1. It was the first goal for Giroud in several months as he broke his goalless streak. After the break game followed similar pattern with City taking the lead through De Bruyne and Arsenal equalizing against through Alexis Sanchez to make it 2-2 on the day.
Absolute scintillating start to premier league game between City and Arsenal saw Sergio Aguero and Olivier Giroud scoring for their respective teams in their bid to keep their champions league qualifications in their own hands by finishing in top 4.
Manchester City 2-2 Arsenal – Match Highlights
- 08′ 1 – 0 Sergio Aguero scored his 26th league of the season in 8th mintue against Arsenal to put City in front.
- 10′ 1 – 1 Olivier Giroud made sure City’s early lead was short lived as he equalized minutes later.
- 52′ 2 – 1 Kevin de Bruyne.
68′ 2 – 2 Alexis Sanchez.
Arsenal are currently third with 67 points while City are fourth with 64 points a if City drop points against Arsenal they will hand the initiative to both Manchester United and West Ham who are 4 and 5 points behind City with a game in hand.
Manchester City’s top-four hopes hang in the balance after drawing 2-2 with third-placed Arsenal on Sunday in Manuel Pellegrini’s final match at the Etihad Stadium.
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