Match Highlights: In a derby game of the Premier league 17th round, Pep Guardiola’s men pulled a comeback win against Arsenal and jumped to the second place.
Theo Walcott already in the 5th minute opened the scoring and silenced the Etihad but that was it from the Gunners. Man City was by far a better team on the pitch and Guardiola’s men in the end celebrated well deservedly. At the start of the second half Leroy Sane level the score, while Raheem Sterling in the 71st minute completed a comeback win for the hosts. Man City’s coach Pep Guardiola in the starting lineup put seven midfielders and played without a striker, tactic which in the end proved to be a winning one.
In other matches Tottenham celebrated at home with a minimum 2-1 result against Burnley, while Southampton celebrated at Bournemouth with 3-1.
Chelsea with 43 points is at the Premier league top, Man City is second with 36, Liverpool and Arsenal are on 34 points and Tottenham with 33 points sits on the fifth.
Premier league table