The goal that made Guardiola's birthday bitter

Manchester City tied (2-2) in their stadium with Crystal Palace

A goal of Fernandinho in own goal prevented Manchester City from giving away a victory to his coach, Pep Guardiola, who turned 49. City had managed to turn the scoreboard with two goals of Agüero, the last when there were only three minutes left to reach 90.

The Crystal Palace, trained by veteran Roy Hodgson, had come forward with a goal from Cenk Tosun. But it was Fernandinho who prevented with his own goal that Guardiola celebrated his birthday with a victory.

City's draw leaves the path even clearer for the Liverpool, which leads thirteen points to the Pep team. “We have to continue. This season he still has many games to play and we have to try to secure the ticket to the next Champions League, ”said the Spanish coach, who does not want his players to let themselves go to the distance of first place.


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