Sterling hat-trick gives City 4 point lead at top

After a goalless opening 45 minutes, Raheem Sterling scored three times in 13 minutes as Manchester City beat Watford 3-1.

3/9/2019 Reuters
  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 6
    • Kyle Walker Yellow Card
  • 18
    • Tom Cleverley Yellow Card
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 46
    • Raheem Sterling Goal
  • 50
    • Raheem Sterling Goal
  • 59
    • Raheem Sterling Goal
  • 64
    • On: Leroy Sané | Off: Raheem Sterling
  • 66
    • On: Troy Deeney | Off: Issac Success
  • 66
    • On: Gerard Deulofeu | Off: Kiko
  • 66
    • Gerard Deulofeu Goal
  • 80
    • On: Gabriel Jesus | Off: Sergio Agüero
  • 82
    • On: Craig Cathcart | Off: Miguel Britos
  • 90
    • On: Phil Foden | Off: Riyad Mahrez
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
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MNC
4-3-3
  • 31Ederson
  • 35Zinchenko
  • 30Otamendi
  • 4Kompany
  • 2Walker
  • 21Silva
  • 8Gündogan
  • 20Silva
  • 7Sterling
    On: Leroy Sané | Off: Raheem Sterling
  • 10Agüero
    On: Gabriel Jesus | Off: Sergio Agüero
  • 26Mahrez
    On: Phil Foden | Off: Riyad Mahrez
No. Name
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 3
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 2
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
80' 33  Gabriel Jesus
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
7 Raheem Sterling  46' 50' 59'
Goals 3
  • Shots 5
  • 3 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
64' 19  Leroy Sané
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
90' 47  Phil Foden
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Etihad Stadium
  • ,
  • ATTENDANCE: 54,104

Match Commentary

90'+5' Match ends, Manchester City 3, Watford 1.
90'+5' Second Half ends, Manchester City 3, Watford 1.
90'+4' Corner, Watford. Conceded by Vincent Kompany.

Match Stats

MNC
WAT

Possession

71% 29%

Shots (on Goal)

19 (9)
2 (1)
MNC WAT
11 Fouls 7
1 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
4 Offsides 1
9 Corner Kicks 1
0 Saves 5
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English Premier League Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Liverpool 8 +14 24
2 Manchester City 9 +20 19
3 Leicester City 9 +8 17
4 Chelsea 9 +5 17
5 Arsenal 8 +2 15
6 Crystal Palace 9 -2 14
7 Tottenham Hotspur 9 +2 12
8 Burnley 9 +1 12
9 AFC Bournemouth 9 0 12
10 West Ham United 9 -2 12
11 Aston Villa 9 +2 11
12 Wolverhampton Wanderers 9 0 11
13 Everton 9 -5 10
14 Manchester United 8 +1 9
15 Sheffield United 8 0 9
16 Brighton & Hove Albion 9 -3 9
17 Southampton 9 -7 8
18 Newcastle United 9 -9 8
19 Norwich City 9 -11 7
20 Watford 9 -16 4