Bernardo Silva put fabulous efforts with Riyad Mahrez for City’s second to take lead over United. City scored 3 goals and United managed to score only one in return. Let’s have a look at the star players of this match.
Aaron Wan-Bissaka – 6
As expected, he provided excellent defense and efficiently tackled the front foot to bolster United’s attacking output.
Phil Jones – 5
Still in the recovery phase after suffering a torrid night, Phil Jones could do nothing other than watching Bernardo unleashing his unstoppable strike that open the scoring from the top corner. Soon Kevin De Bruyne turned him inside out for City’s third.
Victor Lindelof – 5
His casual retreat resulted in his failure to tackle Bernardo and like Jones, he was also a witness to the City’s attacking movement. He was simply unable to grip the football of City.
Brandon Williams – 6
This teenager has much potential but he felt helpless due to his style at times when City overloaded on his side. He tried in the 55th minute of the game but that was too late for this energetic player to do something.
Fred – 6
He put admirable efforts but failed to put a tab over City’s ever-changing midfield. There could be a debate whether he is good enough to play central midfield for United.
Andreas Pereira – 5
He kept running after the ball and tried his best until the misfortune stuck before the half-time. This footballer kicked the ball into his own net.
Daniel James – 4
He was in need of a break after losing some of the early season sparkle. His … Read the rest