Manchester City vs Burnley

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Manchester City opened up a two-point lead on the prime of the Premier League with a convincing win over Burnley that maintained their 100% house document this season.
Pep Guardiola's facet had been briefly knocked off the summit by Chelsea's draw with Manchester United earlier on Saturday, however will stay prime barring an enormous Liverpool win at Huddersfield within the 17:30 BST kick-off.
Manchester 's procession in direction of the three factors was initially held up by Clarets keeper Joe Hart, making his first return to Etihad Stadium after ending his 12-year keep in the summertime.
Hart, an enormous crowd favorite throughout his spell on the membership, made very good first-half stops to disclaim Sergio Aguero and David Silva, however was powerless to cease Aguero firing house because the duo mixed to spherical off a neat passing transfer.
Hart's afternoon was quickly to get rather a lot worse. Burnley barely threatened earlier than half-time however their hopes had been solely really extinguished when Metropolis added two extra objectives in two minutes shortly earlier than the hour mark.
There was some controversy about Metropolis's second aim, which got here after Leroy Sane went down within the space underneath a problem by Jack Cork.
Referee Jon Moss waved play on however the Burnley defence stopped, permitting Silva to retrieve the ball earlier than it ran out of play, and cross for Bernardo Silva to comb his shot house.
Burnley's supervisor Sean Dyche and his gamers continued to protest as the sport resumed, though it was unclear whether or not they felt the sport had been stopped, or that the ball had gone behind earlier than David Silva reached it.
It clearly performed on the Clarets' minds, nevertheless, and their traditional defensive organisation was nowhere to be seen when, seconds later, a nook was cleared so far as Fernandinho on the sting of the realm and he discovered a elegant end.
From that time, the sport was over as a contest, though the Metropolis followers nonetheless had extra causes to have a good time, firstly when a fit-again Kevin de Bruyne appeared off the bench for his first look because the opening weekend of the season.
There have been extra objectives to come back too as Fernandinho teed up Riyad Mahrez to twist house an outstanding fourth aim late on, and Sane transformed a Benjamin Mendy cross.
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