Defending champion club removed Liverpool from the number-1 position
Manchester City at the top due to both points in the league table, but less matches
Liverpool. Manchester City defeated Everton 2-0 in the face of English Premier League football. This is the 20th victory in Manchester City's current season. The victory for the previous Premier League champions Manchester City was extremely important, because at the same time they returned to the top in the league table for 53 days. In this match, Emeric Laport scored for Manchester City in the 47th and Gabriel Jesús scored in the 97th minute. Laport scored with a fantastic header. It was Laport's fourth goal this season. He has done four round headers.
62-62 points for both Manchester City-Liverpool
Manchester City now has 62 points in 26 matches. Up to now, Liverpool at number two is in second place with 62 points in 25 matches. Manchester City is above Liverpool in terms of goal difference. Earlier on December 15, 2018, the city was at the top of the table for the last time. The special thing is that even after defeating Everton. Since then, Liverpool was at the top.
Manchester City won 10 of the last 11 games
Manchester City scored the goal on their first target shot in this match. This season is the 15th chance, when the city did this. No other team could do this 10 times. At the same time, Everton has lost every match this season, when he has scored the first goal. 12 matches are such that when Everton scored the goal before making the round. Of these, he lost 10 and scored two draws.
Manchester City team manager said – We could not maintain a defending champion status
After winning, Manchester City manager Pap Guardiola said, "We are playing as a defending champion. Still we could not maintain the position that they wanted to keep. Players have learned one thing- never give up This is the most important thing. '