Shakthar Donetsk 0-3 Manchester City: Pep Guardiola’s side return to winning ways in style

Shak Donetsk vs Man City
Champions League Group C
8:00pm Wednesday 18th September

Metalist Stadium

Since they opened their Champions League campaign with a 3-0 success at Shakhtar Donetsk manchester City bounced back from their shock defeat.
Pep Guardiola, that used Fernandinho as a makeshift centre half at the absence of the wounded John Stones, would have desired a response from his side following defeat at Carrow Road and they made the perfect start, taking the lead in the 24th minute during Riyad Mahrez.
Before Gabriel Jesus ensure that the visitors got back to winning ways at the 76th minute, 14 minutes climbed the benefit of City.
Victory sees City become the first winners in this year’s competition. They finish Matchday 1 in 2nd place in Group C on goal difference after Dinamo Zagreb’s 4-0 win over Atalanta.
Manchester City sponsor Watford in the Etihad Stadium. City Champions League tie is on October 2; Kick-off 8pm.

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