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Manchester City vs Swansea City Live Score and Commentary

Manchester City
FT
2 - 1
Swansea City
Gabriel Jesus 11'
Gabriel Jesus 90'+2'
81' G. Sigurðsson
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Game, set and match. Full-time, as the man of the match Gabriel Jesus scores two goals to disappoint Swansea City in dramatic fashion. Manchester City is now one point off second and within ten points of the league leaders Chelsea.
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94' Aguero misses a chance at a comeback. Selfish from the Argentine, as Jesus was clear and a pass would have given him the hattrick.
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93' David Silva comes off for Fernando, as Pep makes his final substitution.
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Brilliant cross in from David Silva and Gabriel Jesus scores with his second shot after his first attempt is saved by Lukas Fabianski.
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92' GOAL!! GABRIEL JESUS IS AT IT AGAIN. 
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91' Aguero cuts in and tries a shot on goal but his shot is well blocked by the Swansea defence who gives him no clear chance.
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90' Four minutes of added time.
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88' Both side press on for a winner, as the game now plays end to end. Sane had a chance on the counter attack but a well-timed tackle by Fer stops the attack.
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86' City go on the attack as they look for the winner, they so desperately need. 
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83' Clements makes his final change as Borja Baston comes on for Llorente.
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82' Guardiola makes his first change of the game as Sergio Aguero comes on for Raheem Sterling.
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80' GOOOOOALLLL!!! SIGURDSSON SHOTS FROM DISTANCE AND CABALLERO HAS NO CHANCE.  Brilliant work from Narsingh for the assist!!
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79' Zabaleta moves over towards left-back, as Fernandinho moves back into his usual central midfield role.
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77' Kevin De Bruyne goes off as Pablo Zabaleta comes on for the Belgian midfielder. 
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75' Clement makes his second change as Nathan Dyer comes on for Tom Carroll. 
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74' Yellow card for Jack Cork, as he miss times a tackle on Gabriel Jesus.
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73' Another free-kick for Swansea as Sigurdsson steps up. The ball doesn't reach a Swansea player and was cleared with some ease.
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71' Brillant play from Gabriel Jesus as he flicks the ball towards David Silva, who's shot was deflected by Mawson.
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70' A period of sustained possession from the Citizens, as they look towards increasing their lead.
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67' Pep will certainly not be happy the way his team has played in this second half. They have dropped the tempo and don't look like the team that played in the first half.
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65' Wayne Routledge off for Luciano Narsingh. First change of the night as Clements brings on the former PSV winger for Routledge.
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64' Brillant passing between De Bruyne and Silva but the linesman call it offside instead.
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62' Jack Cork steals the ball from Kevin De Bruyne and plays it down towards Routledge only for it to be deflected for a corner.
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58' Martin Olsson's cross in from distance flies in towards Fernando Llorente only to be cleared by Kolarov.
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54' Jesus and De Bruyne link up brilliantly on the edge of the box, before the Belgian tries a shot, only for Cork to make a vital interception!
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52' Much better from Swansea, they are pressing harder and fighting for possession, as they look for chances to equalize. They're not sitting back and waiting for chances on the counter attack.
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49' Improvement from Swansea City they slowly mount a fight-back. They get their first shot on target for the match.
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47' Another free-kick, as Gylfi Sigurdsson takes it. But a brilliant save from Willy Caballero as he shots from distance. This has been Swansea's best chance off the game, as Caballero's save is deflected off the bar and out for another corner
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46' Signs of encouragement for Swansea fans as they Kyle Naughton steps up for a throw near the City box.
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45' And we're back underway, as Swansea kick-off.
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Half-time at the Etihad Stadium. It's been a dominant Manchester City who head into the break, having found the back of the net only once through the exciting 19-year-old Gabriel Jesus.
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45' Only one minute of added time.
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43' Sterling tries to move away from an oncoming Fabianski but Mike Dean gives the Englishman a rather harsh yellow card.
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42' Sigurdsson's free-kick comes to nothing as the ball is back with Manchester City. That could have been Swansea's chance to reduce the deficit.
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41' First yellow card of the afternoon as Kevin De Bruyne chops down Martin Olsson.
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37' As half time approaches, City has outplayed and outpassed Swansea City, and their only regret will be not having scored more. There's still time...
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33' A beautiful curling pass in by De Bruyne but no City player can get to it!!
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31' Toure outmuscles Leory Fer and decides to curl one towards Fabianski, but Polish number one saves it with ease.
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31' It's all Manchester City as Kevin De Bruyne steps up for another corner, which he passes to David Silva. The Belgian then takes the game to Swansea but the ball taken from him and cleared for another corner.
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25' Another corner for City as Sterling's cross is deflected by Fernandez.
Gabriel Jesus
11'
K. De Bruyne
42'
R. Sterling
44'
60'
Llorente
65'
L. Narsingh
W. Routledge
75'
J. Cork
75'
N. Dyer
T. Carroll
P. Zabaleta
K. De Bruyne
78'
81'
G. Sigurðsson
assist: L. Narsingh
S. Agüero
R. Sterling
83'
83'
Borja Bastón
Llorente
Gabriel Jesus
90'+2'
90'+3'
G. Sigurðsson
Fernando
David Silva
90'+5'
Tournament Premier League 2016-17 - Week 24
Stadium Etihad Stadium
Match time Sun, 05 Feb, 07:00 PM
Swansea City (4-3-3)
Paul Clement (Manager)
13
W. Caballero
22
G. Clichy
11
A. Kolarov
24
J. Stones
25
Fernandinho
21
David Silva
42
Y. Touré
17
K. De Bruyne
19
L. Sané
33
Gabriel Jesus
7
R. Sterling
1
Ł. Fabiański
16
Martin Olsson
6
A. Mawson
33
F. Fernández
26
K. Naughton
42
T. Carroll
24
J. Cork
8
L. Fer
23
G. Sigurðsson
9
Llorente
15
W. Routledge
Swansea City (4-3-3)
Paul Clement (Manager)
Manchester City Subs
1
C. Bravo
4
V. Kompany
5
P. Zabaleta
6
Fernando
10
S. Agüero
15
Jesús Navas
18
F. Delph
Swansea City Subs
2
Jordi Amat
7
L. Britton
10
Borja Bastón
12
N. Dyer
13
K. Nordfeldt
28
L. Narsingh
35
S. Kingsley
69% POSSESSION 31%
17 SHOTS 4
5 SHOTS ON GOAL 2
9 FOULS 13
10 CORNERS 3
4 OFFSIDES 0
2 YELLOW CARDS 3
0 RED CARDS 0
1 SAVES 3
Points Table
Pos Club P W D L GD Pts
1 Chelsea 28 22 3 3 38 69
2 Tottenham Hotspur 28 17 8 3 34 59
3 Manchester City 28 17 6 5 24 57
4 Liverpool 29 16 8 5 25 56
5 Manchester United 27 14 10 3 19 52
6 Arsenal 27 15 5 7 22 50
7 Everton 29 14 8 7 21 50
8 West Bromwich Albion 29 12 7 10 1 43
9 Stoke City 29 9 9 11 -9 36
10 Southampton 27 9 6 12 -3 33
11 AFC Bournemouth 29 9 6 14 -12 33
12 West Ham United 29 9 6 14 -12 33
13 Burnley 29 9 5 15 -11 32
14 Watford 28 8 7 13 -15 31
15 Leicester City 28 8 6 14 -14 30
16 Crystal Palace 28 8 4 16 -10 28
17 Swansea City 29 8 3 18 -27 27
18 Hull City 29 6 6 17 -32 24
19 Middlesbrough 28 4 10 14 -13 22
20 Sunderland 28 5 5 18 -26 20
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Last updated: Feb 05, 2017 20:55