Manchester City go on top again after beating Brighton

Pep Guardiola

Manchester City cruised past Brighton & Hove Albion at the Etihad Stadium.

With this 3-0 victory over Brighton, Manchester City has reclaimed first place in the Premier League, one point ahead of Liverpool. This game started very slowly as both teams were not able to score goals in the first half. However, De Bruyne was close to scoring a goal in the 26th minute.

In the second half, Manchester City were finally able to score a goal. In the 53rd minute, Riyad Mahrez scored the first goal for the home team. 

Later, in the 65th minute, City scored their second goal when Mahrez took the corner and passed the ball to Foden for him to shoot. However, the ball took a deflection off Mwepu and found the bottom corner.

City had complete control of the game. Later, in the 83rd minute, City scored their third goal through Bernardo Silva. After this win, City are now on top of the table. And there is only one point difference between Manchester City and Liverpool in the league table

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