“Does it have to end,” declared pundit Alan Shearer after witnessing the first leg of a pulsating Champions League semi-final as Manchester City established a slender advantage for next week’s return at Real Madrid.
Pep Guardiola reached the landmark of 250 wins for Manchester City who regained top spot in the Premier League following their home win against Brighton.
Manchester City claimed a share of an unwanted record as they lost to Liverpool in the semi-finals of the Emirates FA Cup.
Manchester City dropped two points in a goalless draw at Crystal Palace who were inspired by some energetic defending at Selhurst Park.
Manchester City demolished hosts Sporting Lisbon with a four goal first half salvo with Bernardo Silva scoring twice in a 5-0 rout.