VIDEO: Manchester City 5 – 0 Crystal Palace (Premier League) Highlights 23/09/2017
manchester city consolidated their position at the summit of the Premier League with a comfortable win over Crystal Palace, who remain bottom with no goals and no points.
Leroy Sane scored City’s opener, Raheem Sterling claimed a double, while Sergio Aguero edged closer to the club’s all-time goalscoring record with the fourth, taking him to 176 goals, just one behind Eric Brook’s long-standing record.
Substitute Fabian Delph made it 5-0 two minutes from time with a majestic curling effort from the edge of the box to compound another miserable day for Palace.
City put an indifferent first-half behind them to put City to the sword after the break and pile the misery on Roy Hodgson and his players, who face Manchester United then Chelsea next in the Premier League.
Here are five things we learned from today’s one-sided encounter at the Etihad Stadium