Lyon vs Manchester City | 2-2 | Highlights & All Goals
Manchester City anchored capability to the Champions League last 16 with an amusement staying following an engaging 2-2 draw at Lyon on Tuesday.
In the wake of botching a few first-half opportunities, Maxwel Cornet at last got his objective 10 minutes into the second half, seeing a twisting shot divert off Oleksandr Zinchenko and in, however Aymeric Laporte leveled seven minutes after the fact with a short proximity header.
Gathering tables the way things are
Cornet at that point reestablished Lyon’s lead late on (81) yet Sergio Aguero jumped magnificently to gesture home a Riyad Mahrez corner two minutes after the fact to anchor City’s section to the last 16.
The outcome implies City can anchor top spot in Group F in the event that they maintain a strategic distance from annihilation against Hoffenheim at the Etihad on matchday six.
The hosts had the better of an activity pressed yet goalless first half, and ought to have been ahead through previous Manchester United forward Memphis Depay, the ball falling off his studs after Cornet had laid it on a plate for him six yards out.
Cornet himself at that point ought to have scored before the half-hour stamp, attempting to get his feet right while totally plain from Ferland Mendy’s left-wing conveyance
Furthermore, City were fortunate to go into the break level as Cornet hit the woodwork late on, seeing his scissor-dismiss volley bob up from the beginning fall off Ederson’s left-hand post.
Lyon: Lopes (7), Rafael (6), Denayer (6), Marcelo (7), Marcal (6), Mendy (7), Ndombele (7), Aouar (6), Fekir (6), Depay (7), Cornet (7)
Subs: Tete (6), Traore (NA), Terrier (NA)
Man City: Ederson (6), Walker (6), Stones (6), Laporte (7), Zinchenko (6), Fernandinho (6), D Silva (6), Mahrez (6), Sane (6), Sterling (6), Aguero (7)
Subs: Delph (5), Foden (NA)
Man of the match: Tanguy Nbombele