Manchester City swept Leeds United with a clean 7-0 win on Tuesday in the 17th round of the English Premier League with their seventh consecutive victory.
The Citizen’s team increased its tally to 41 points in the lead by a margin of 4 points from Liverpool, who host Newcastle on Thursday at the end of the round, while Leeds are frozen at 16 points in 16th place. At Manchester’s Etihad Stadium, City’s goals were scored by Phil Foden (8), Jack Grealish (13), Belgian Kevin de Bruyne (32 and 62), Algeria’s Riyad Mahrez (49), John Stones (74), and Dutchman Nathan Ake (78). It is the biggest loss in the English Premier League for Leeds United.
In his 568th match on his career with the clubs, it was the first time Argentinian coach Marcelo Bielsa had conceded seven goals, according to the Opta Statistics website.
And in a second game, Aston Villa’s achieved an easy away win over Norwich City with two clean goals lifting them to 22 points in ninth place while Norwich were frozen at 10 points at the bottom of the table. Jacob Ramsey (34) and Ollie Watkins (87) scored the winning goals. The chaos of the Coronavirus continued and caused the postponement of Manchester United’s match against hosts Brentford on the same evening due to increased cases between the players and staff of the Red Devils also the Tottenham and Brighton game was postponed on Sunday in the previous stage .