Manchester city snatched victory from Hoffenheim

Oleksandr Zinchenko entire match on the bench.

Manchester city managed to snatch victory in the away match against Hoffenheim in the second round of the group stage of the Champions League.

Hoffenheim tried to shock the guests in the first minute had a productive attack. Ishaq Belfodil broke into the penalty area through the Central area and sent the ball under the Ederson.

Man city pretty quickly equalized. On 8 minutes, Leroy Sané received the ball after a sumptuous pass from Silva and shared with Aguero – kun in the fight against two defenders missed the target from close range.

In the future, man city took the ball under control and if in the beginning the game was played on half Hoffenheim, but closer to the middle, she moved to generally penalty area. The goal was brewing, had some good times at Sterling, Sana’a, Gundogan, three could have scored, Aguero, but the break has not changed.

At Hoffenheim is a decent reference point in the closing stages of the half, when Laporte recklessly passed back Belfodil moving the shock position – Ederson attempt Isaac reflected.

In the second half, Hoffenheim regrouped on the field, there has been no such total superiority of Manchester city, and the chances of Guardiola’s team are gone. The owners bothered to play the bulls and did it well until the 87th minute.

In the key moment of the match David Silva robbed defender Pose in the penalty area and shot accurately into the far corner.

Despite the four minute of stoppage time, Hoffenheim just ran out of time to try to avoid defeat, although victory for man city in the match looks logical.

In the next round man city in Kharkiv will play against Shakhtar and Hoffenheim will face Lyon.

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