Newcastle 2-2 Man City: Ex-Red Shelvey nets late golazo to stun Pep’s side

Kevin De Bruyne has scored his first away PL goal since December 2017 (v Swansea).

He had previously gone…

26 appearances

1,981 minutes

54 shots

Game is over and the final score is Newcastle 2-2 Man City. Here is the match report.

2019/2020 Premier League
2 – 2:-Willems (25′),Shelvey (88′),Sterling (22′),De Bruyne (82′)

Fernandinho’s header over the bar

From a corner, Fernandinho gets free in the six-yard box, but the makeshift defender powers his header over the bar.

GOAL! Newcastle 0-1 Man City (Sterling)

Out of nothing, City open the scoring after a series of ricochets in the box, with the ball then falling invitingly straight at Sterling’s feet. 

And the England forward made no mistake with an accurate, side-footed finish into the bottom right hand corner of the net for his 15th goal of the season.

GOAL! Newcastle 1-1 Man City (Willems)

The hosts are level as Almiron feeds Willems in the box and the left back makes space for himself, before drilling a low shot into the bottom righthand corner.

CHANCE! Sterling’s shot saved

Quick feet by Sterling gives the England forward some space on the left edge of the box, but the forward’s well-struck shot is straight at Dubravka.

Double chances from Jesus and De Bruyne

A brilliant double stop by Dubravka to prevent first Jesus, then De Bruyne, from scoring after the former was sent clean through on goal by Silva’s lovely pass.

GOAL! Newcastle 1-2 Man City (De Bruyne)

WHAT A GOAL! The cross comes in from the left, before being headed out to De Bruyne waiting some 30 yards out. 

And the Belgian playmaker then fires an unstoppable volley into the net, off the underside of the bar.

GOAL! Newcastle 2-2 Man City (Shelvey)

WHAT A GOAL! Newcastle are level as from that free kick which is rolled across to the unmarked Shelvey on the edge of the box. 

And the former Liverpool midfielder cracks a sensational long-range drive into the bottom lefthand corner of the goal, with Ederson helpless.

Newcastle 2-2 Man City: Ex-Red Shelvey nets late golazo to stun Pep’s side

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