Leeds take a legendary 2-1 win at Man City
City of Manchester organization Leeds United on Tuesday night, looking to get past their closest competitors in midweek of Premier League matches. Pep GuardiolaLiverpool’s side are just one point away from entering the match, but the Reds and third-placed Chelsea won’t play until Thursday.
That’s six straight wins in the lead for the defending champions, as opposed to their opponents having only one win in that same match period. Marcelo BielsaTheir side has missed a lot of injuries and face several suspensions if any of the seven players receive a yellow card in this match – but he won’t tell them to hold back, instead being reasonable with each challenge they take on.
“There’s no need to add any recommendations to the one we usually give – just to avoid actions that get you booked,” he said. “I don’t think we are a violent team and I don’t think we are defending worse and for that reason have more shots. We always try not to get booked, whether we are at the limit of gold or not. ” Follow all the team news and Manchester City vs Leeds match updates below:
Man City vs Leeds: Guardiola confronts Rodri
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says Rodri is one of the best midfielders in the world in terms of current form. In a pre-match press conference, Guardiola was asked if there is a better midfielder in world football at the moment and he replied:
Michael JonesDecember 14, 2021 19:21
Man City vs Leeds: Good memories with Leeds
Leeds’ 2-1 win over Manchester City in April was just the second of 20 times they have beaten the Premier League leaders.
They have won all five Premier League games played on Tuesday since returning to the top flight last year.
Michael JonesDecember 14, 2021 19:17
Man City vs Leeds: Sergio Aguero is set to announce his retirement from football after heart problems in Barcelona
Before City of Manchester The star moved to Barca on a free transfer in the summer, but injuries and the club’s financial difficulties in initially signing him up as a new player kept him out of the game. October 17.
And just two weeks later, in his fifth game for the club, he suffered chest pain against Alaves – leading the Catalan club to say he would not play for another three months while the test is conducted.
He was diagnosed with an arrhythmia and has since made a decision on his future, with Barcelona detailing that he will speak to the media about his selection at 11 a.m. GMT on December 15, where he will be with club president Joan Laporta
Michael JonesDecember 14, 2021 19:13
Man City vs Leeds: Man City like playing on Tuesdays
Tonight’s win will ensure Manchester City equalize Liverpool’s record of 33 wins in a calendar year, set in 1982.
City are unbeaten in 14 Premier League home games on Tuesday since losing to Blackburn at Maine Road in August 1993 in that match, winning 10 and drawing four.
Michael JonesDecember 14, 2021 19:09
Man City vs Leeds: Change of squad
Pep Guardiola makes four changes to Manchester City’s starting XI against Wolves on Saturday. Joao Cancelo is suspended but Ilkay Gundogan, Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus were all brought on from the bench with Kevin De Bruyne, John Stones, Riyad Mahrez and Phil Foden all returning to the starting XI.
Marcelo Bielsa names an unchanged team to the team that lost 3-2 to Chelsea.
Michael JonesDecember 14, 2021 19:05
Man City vs Leeds: Line-ups
Man City XI: Ederson, Dias, Stones, Laporte, Rodri, Zinchenko, De Bruyne, Bernardo, Mahrez, Foden, Grealish
Leeds XI: Meslier, Shackleton, Ayling, Llorente, Firpo, Dallas, Forshaw, Raphinha, Roberts, Harrison, James
Michael JonesDecember 14, 2021 19:00
Man City vs Leeds: New Covid measure for Premier League teams
The Premier League is reintroducing new safety measures after a number of clubs have seen a rise in positive cases of Covid.
Players and club staff will now need to take a lateral flow test every day to enter the training ground and will have a PCR test at least twice a week, which was the case last season. before it was changed to a summer internal flow test. .
The Premier League has had a record 42 positives in the past seven days, which is the highest number recorded since Covid testing began during the 2019-20 season.
The coronavirus outbreak in Tottenham and Manchester United has caused two league matches to be postponed for three days – including United’s scheduled game against Brentford this evening – while Brighton, Leicester, Aston Villa and Norwich All cases have been confirmed.
Michael JonesDecember 14, 2021 18:55
Man City vs Leeds: Marcelo Bielsa has no plans to adjust as Leeds is suspended
Marcelo Bielsa denied his faction’s growing discipline problems and said he would not change his message despite seven Leeds United The players are on the brink of suspension ahead of Tuesday night’s trip to Manchester City
A mandatory suspension is the last thing Bielsa needs as his side continue to grapple with an injury crisis with seemingly no immediate respite, with everyone already missing the game. draw Chelsea on Saturday all have to sit out.
Michael JonesDecember 14, 2021 18:50
Man City vs Leeds: Head to head
Manchester City have not won in four Premier League games against Leeds since a 2-1 home win under Kevin Keegan in January 2003. They drew two and lost two of those four.
Leeds won this match 2-1 last season and could win in a row away from Manchester City for the first time in 34 years.
Michael JonesDecember 14, 2021 18:44
Man City vs Leeds: Recent Results
Manchester City bounced back from a 1-2 defeat to RB Leipzig in the Champions League to beat Wolves 1-0 on Saturday and stay at the top of the Premier League table. They were helped off the pitch by Wolves’ Raul Jimenez, who received two yellow cards in a 45-second span just before half-time. The two teams entered the break but Raheem Sterling successfully completed the penalty in the 66th minute to give Man City all three points. Tonight’s win will extend City’s top spot by four points ahead of Liverpool’s game against Newcastle on Thursday.
Leeds were the victims of a 94th-minute penalty from Jorginho as they lost 3-2 at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. It was supposed to be the weekend’s game as the Whites took the lead at half-time only to fall behind with two Chelsea goals either side after the break. Substitute Joe Gelhardt scored his first Premier League goal – with the first touch of the game – to give Leeds the lead in the 83rd minute but a gentle penalty was won by Antonio Rudiger. enough to break Leeds’ heart in the last minutes. That defeat leaves Leeds in 15th place but they are five points clear of the relegation zone and can extend that with a positive result against Man City tonight.
Michael JonesDecember 14, 2021 18:39
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