Kelechi Iheanacho makes cameo in Manchester City win

ShareClose Comments
The Nigeria striker came off the bench for his sixth English topflight game this year as the Citizens edged Marco Silva’s men on Saturday

Kelechi Iheanacho got 19 minutes of game time as Manchester City defeated Hull City 3-1 at the Etihad Stadium in Saturday’s English Premier League game.

He made way for captain David Silva who was making his 300th appearance for the Citizens since his move from Valencia in 2010.

It was Iheanacho’s sixth English topflight game this year – with his last outing in their 1-1 home draw against Liverpool on March 19.

After losing to Chelsea in their last outing, Pep Guardiola’s side opened scoring in the 31st minute courtesy of Ahmed El Mohamady’s own goal.

Sergio Aguero got the second for the Citizens in the 48th minute before Fabian Delph netted the third 16 minutes later.

Article continues below

However, Andrea Ranocchia got one for the visitors courtesy Shaun Maloney’s assist.

Manchester City’s latest victory takes them up to 61 points after 31 matches, having now won 18 games to date.

 

Next article:
Caf Confederation Cup Group D review: Huge win for Gor Mahia as USM Alger remain top
Next article:
'Guardiola will make £60m Mahrez even better' - Man City's record signing excites Bellamy
Next article:
Caf Confederation Cup Group C review: Enyimba pip Williamsville, Djoliba subdue CARA Brazzaville
Next article:
Leicester open talks with Liverpool over £12m Ward transfer
Next article:
Who is Daniele Rugani? The €50m Chelsea transfer target who was too nice for Juventus
Close

We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy.

Show more Accept