Manchester City 1-1 Everton as Nolito equalize after Lukaku had put Everton in Lead, Current Premier League leaders, Manchester City resume their league campaign after the international break against Everton at Etihad Stadium and it turned out to be a classic premier league game where City dominated but Everton held on with their resiliant defense. They did rode their luck a few times specially when De Bruyne missed the penalty just before the break but overall it was a competitive fixture.
Romelu Lukaku scored his sixth goal of the season for Everton, Maarten Stekelenburg saved two penalties for Everton as his side escaped with a point against Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium. Kevin de Bruyne was the first to miss in the opening period, seeing the Dutch goalkeeper push his effort away, and Sergio Aguero saw the same outcome in the second half. Despite dominating possession, City went behind as Romelu Lukaku opened the scoring with a cool finish. Nolito headed in for the hosts from David Silva’s inch-perfect cross, but De Bruyne had a drive brilliantly saved by Stekelenburg, as City failed to find the winner.
Manchester City 1 – 1 Everton Premier League Match Highlights
- 43′ 0 – 0 Kevin de Bruyne missed the penalty just before the break as Everton lived to fight in second half.
- 64′ 0 – 1 Romelu Lukaku scores in 64th minute with a neat finish.
70′ 0 – 1 Sergio Aguero missed penalty for Manchester City.
72′ 1 – 1 Nolito finally put City back in the game with a deft finish to setup a grand stand finish.
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