Crystal Palace defender Gary Cahill believes Manchester City have the quality to wipe out Liverpool’s lead at the top of the Premier League.
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Pep Guardiola paid tribute to Manchester City midfielders Fernandinho and Rodri after they kept a clean sheet in defence to help the Premier League champions win 2-0 at Crystal Palace.
Raheem Sterling lined up as part of Manchester City’s midfield as the club looked to bounce back from their defeat to Wolves and move closer to table-toppers Liverpool.
Manchester City bounced back in the Premier League to win 2-0 at Crystal Palace and cut the gap at the top to five points ahead of Liverpool’s match at Manchester United on Sunday.
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson is hopeful Christian Benteke’s goal for Belgium can act as a turning point for the striker, but warned he will need to score regularly for his club to win back his starting position.
Crystal Palace will have captain Luka Milivojevic available again for the visit of Manchester City on Saturday.
Pep Guardiola claims his Manchester City side’s revised Christmas schedule is unfair on his players.
Roy Hodgson always believed in Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling and joked he hopes it means he will go easy on Crystal Palace this weekend.