EPL: Son’s Magical Moment Sinks City As West Ham Lash Newcastle
By Omolagba Oluwayemi
Manchester City kick-off their Premier League title defense with a defeat to Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday, BSNSports.com.ng reports.
The game played at the Tottenham Hotspur stadium was witnessed by the fans of the two teams involved and like the Mourinho era, Son perfect shot ensured star studded City left London disappointed.
In the early fixture played on Sunday afternoon, West Ham had to twice come from behind to beat Newcastle 4-2.
The Londoners fell behind as early as the 5th but found themselves levelled in the 18th minute. Five minutes before the break they were down again and couldn’t do anything to put themselves back into the game before the break.
They were levelled again 8 minutes after the restart and then missed a penalty ten minutes later but were lucky to put the rebound into the net. Three minutes after they got an icing on the cake to leave the final scores at 4-2.
With the first round of matches ended, Tottenham’s victory over City ensured that there was no game drawn as the premier league makes a return.
The five star performance of Manchester United sends them a top going into the second match day