8/12/2017 PA Sport

Aguero strikes as City beat brave Brighton

Manchester City struggled to repeat their fine preseason form but came away from newly promoted Brighton with a 2-0 win.

  • KO
    • First Half begins.
  • 24
    • On: Jamie Murphy | Off: Isaiah Brown
  • 29
    • Gabriel Jesus Yellow Card
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 60
    • On: Glenn Murray | Off: Tomer Hemed
  • 68
    • On: Leroy Sané | Off: Danilo
  • 70
    • Sergio Agüero Goal
  • 75
    • Lewis Dunk (OG)
  • 75
    • On: Anthony Knockaert | Off: Solly March
  • 78
    • On: Raheem Sterling | Off: Gabriel Jesus
  • 82
    • Raheem Sterling Yellow Card
  • 83
    • On: Bernardo Silva | Off: Sergio Agüero
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
Brighton & Hove Albion Logo Brighton & Hove Albion BHA Manchester City MNC Manchester City Logo
Brighton & Hove Albion
No. Name
1 Maty Ryan
Saves 3
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
5 Lewis Dunk   OG75'
Goals 0
  • Shots 3
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
22 Shane Duffy
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
29 Markus Suttner
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
2 Bruno
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
24 Davy Propper
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
6 Dale Stephens
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
37 Isaiah Brown
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
24' 15  Jamie Murphy
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
20 Solly March
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
75' 11  Anthony Knockaert
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
10 Tomer Hemed
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
60' 17  Glenn Murray
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
13 Pascal Groß
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 3
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
14 Steve Sidwell
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
4 Uwe Hünemeier
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
12 Niki Mäenpää
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
23 Liam Rosenior
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Amex Stadium
  • ,
  • ATTENDANCE: 30,415

Match Commentary

90'+4' Match ends, Brighton and Hove Albion 0, Manchester City 2.
90'+4' Second Half ends, Brighton and Hove Albion 0, Manchester City 2.
90'+3' Foul by Dale Stephens (Brighton and Hove Albion).

Match Stats

BHA
MNC

Possession

22% 78%

Shots (on Goal)

6 (2)
14 (4)
BHA MNC
6 Fouls 9
0 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
6 Offsides 1
3 Corner Kicks 10
3 Saves 3

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2 Manchester United 17 +26 38
3 Chelsea 17 +17 35
4 Tottenham Hotspur 17 +16 31
5 Liverpool 17 +14 31
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7 Arsenal 17 +10 30
8 Leicester City 17 +4 26
9 Watford 17 -3 22
10 Everton 17 -8 22
11 Southampton 17 -6 18
12 Huddersfield Town 17 -17 18
13 Brighton & Hove Albion 17 -9 17
14 AFC Bournemouth 17 -5 16
15 Stoke City 17 -17 16
16 Newcastle United 17 -10 15
17 West Bromwich Albion 17 -10 14
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20 Swansea City 17 -13 12

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