Manchester City 3-0 Brighton: Man City back on top of the ‘Premier League table’ after a commanding second-half performance, Check Man City beat Brighton HIGHLIGHTS

Manchester City beat Brighton 3-0 – Premier League Points Table: Man City beat Brighton HIGHLIGHTS – It is once again advantage Manchester…

Manchester City 3-0 Brighton: Man City back on top of the 'Premier League table' after a commanding second-half performance, Check Man City beat Brighton HIGHLIGHTS
Manchester City 3-0 Brighton: Man City back on top of the 'Premier League table' after a commanding second-half performance, Check Man City beat Brighton HIGHLIGHTS

Manchester City beat Brighton 3-0 – Premier League Points Table: Man City beat Brighton HIGHLIGHTS – It is once again advantage Manchester City in the Premier League title race after they eased to a 3-0 victory over Brighton and Hove Albion at the Etihad Stadium. Phil Foden, Mahrez and Bernardo Silva with the goals. Follow Live Premier League news, updates only on InsideSport.IN

Manchester City 3-0 Brighton: Man City back on top of the ‘Premier League table’ after a commanding second-half performance, Check Man City beat Brighton HIGHLIGHTS

Man City will host relegation-threatened Watford next, and will surely fancy their chances of adding another victory. Defeat for the visitors means that their winning run has ended, and they drop a place to 10th. They will play Southampton next at the Amex Stadium as they look to get back in the winning ways.

Manchester City 3-0 Brighton: Man City beat Brighton HIGHLIGHTS

Second-half goals from Riyad Mahrez, Phil Foden and Bernardo Silva put Manchester City back on top of the Premier League as Brighton and Hove Albion were consigned to a 3-0 defeat.

Liverpool had moved to the summit with a 4-0 thrashing of Manchester United on Tuesday, but Pep Guardiola’s side responded 24 hours later to keep their fate in their own hands in the title race.

Manchester City 3-0 Brighton: Man City back on top of the 'Premier League table' after a commanding second-half performance, Check Man City beat Brighton HIGHLIGHTS
Manchester City 3-0 Brighton: Man City back on top of the ‘Premier League table’ after a commanding second-half performance, Check Man City beat Brighton HIGHLIGHTS

Deflected strikes from Mahrez and Foden put the champions in command at the Etihad Stadium and Silva added a third as they moved a point ahead of the Reds with six games to play after losing to Jurgen Klopp’s men in an FA Cup semi-final last Saturday.

Moises Caicedo spared Robert Sanchez’s blushes when he produced a brilliant challenge on Mahrez after the Seagulls goalkeeper gifted the City winger a chance to open the scoring early on with a terrible pass.

Manchester City 3-0 Brighton: Man City move back on top after a commanding second-half performance

The hosts were not at their devastating best in the first half, but Brighton had another let-off when they made a mess of trying to play out from the back again and this time Lewis Dunk came to the rescue by blocking Ilkay Gundogan’s strike.

Manchester City 3-0 Brighton: Man City back on top of the 'Premier League table' after a commanding second-half performance, Check Man City beat Brighton HIGHLIGHTS
Manchester City 3-0 Brighton: Man City back on top of the ‘Premier League table’ after a commanding second-half performance, Check Man City beat Brighton HIGHLIGHTS

Kevin De Bruyne was the architect for the opening goal eight minutes into the second half, bursting forward from inside his own half before picking out Mahrez, who benefited from a couple of fortunate deflections before his finish struck Dunk and beat Sanchez.

Foden doubled City’s lead 12 minutes later, this time Enock Mwepu sticking out a leg in an attempt to keep out the midfielder’s drive from outside the box but seeing the ball flash past a helpless Sanchez.

Manchester City 3-0 Brighton: Man City back on top of the 'Premier League table' after a commanding second-half performance, Check Man City beat Brighton HIGHLIGHTS
Manchester City 3-0 Brighton: Man City back on top of the ‘Premier League table’ after a commanding second-half performance, Check Man City beat Brighton HIGHLIGHTS

There was concern for City when John Stones was withdrawn late on after sustaining an injury, but Silva put the icing on the cake with a clinical left-foot finish in the 82nd minute as Brighton shot themselves in the foot again trying to play out from the back.

Manchester City 3-0 Brighton: Man City move back on top after a commanding second-half performance, Check Man City beat Brighton HIGHLIGHTS

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