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Brentford vs Manchester City: Bees cause major UPSET, claim narrow in over PL Champions

Brentford vs Manchester City: Bees cause major UPSET, claim narrow in over PL Champions

Brentford vs Manchester City: Premier League: Despite defeating Premier League champions Manchester City 1-0 in west London, Brentford’s hopes of reaching Europe were dashed at the last hurdle. The goal for Thomas Frank’s team was to defeat City while hoping that Aston Villa and Tottenham lost to Brighton and Leeds, respectively. Even though Ethan Pinnock’s […]

Brentford vs Manchester City: Premier League: Despite defeating Premier League champions Manchester City 1-0 in west London, Brentford’s hopes of reaching Europe were dashed at the last hurdle. The goal for Thomas Frank’s team was to defeat City while hoping that Aston Villa and Tottenham lost to Brighton and Leeds, respectively. Even though Ethan Pinnock’s late goal allowed the Bees to fulfil their obligation, Villa and Spurs won, keeping the Bees in ninth place. Follow Premier League 2022-23 LIVE updates with InsideSport.IN

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Brentford defeated Premier League champions Manchester City 1-0 on Sunday thanks to a late strike from Ethan Pinnock, but despite finishing ninth, they were unable to qualify for the Europa Conference League.

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With five minutes left, Pinnock scored after being set up by Bryan Mbeumo, giving Brentford a well-deserved lead over a significantly altered City team who lacked their typical ferocity.

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City striker Erling Haaland remained on the bench while Kevin De Bruyne was left out and Pep Guardiola’s side could not muster clear chances for most of the game, but could have snatched a draw in stoppage time.

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Cole Palmer had two efforts blocked by Pinnock in the closing stages before another was cleared off the line by Ben Mee as Brentford became the only team to beat the champions home and away this season.

Brentford vs Manchester City confirmed line-ups

Brentford XI (5-2-3): Raya; Hickey, Mee, Pinnock, Zanka, Henry; Janelt, Onyeka; Mbeumo, Wissa, Damsgaard

Manchester City XI (4-3-3): Ederson; Walker, Ake, Laporte, Gomez; Lewis, Phillips, Palmer; Mahrez, Alvarez, Foden

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