Manchester United missed the chance to go above Spurs into 5th after they were denied by Tyrone Mings’ equaliser for Aston Villa.
Manchester City’s class eventually told as they hit three second-half goals to see off spirited Aston Villa.
Second half goals by Raheem Sterling, Kevin De Bruyne, and Ilkay Gundogan saw Manchester City beat Aston Villa to go back to second in the Premier League, just three points behind Liverpool.
MAN UNITED 1, ASTON VILLA 0 Marcus Rashford is almost single-handedly keeping Manchester United in the hunt for a Champions League place. The 18-year-old striker was the Reds’ matchwinner as his seventh goal in 11 first-team appearances relegated Aston Villa who had to win at Old Trafford to prolong their agony. Rashford again delivered when […]
MAN CITY 4, ASTON VILLA 0 Manchester City ended a run of three successive Premier League defeats with an emphatic victory against bottom-club Aston Villa. After a goalless opening period, City turned on the style in the second half to overwhelm their opponents and prove they are still in the title race. Sergio Aguero scored […]