Manchester City is still a maximum of only three games removed from the English title. The team of coach Pep Guardiola put off Monday night simply Stoke City: 0-2.
David Silva scores twice for City
In the second half and there was a move for Bruno Martins Indi, who throughout the match played. Erik Pieters and Ibrahim Afellay were missing in the selection. Manchester City had at the Brittania Stadium ten minutes for the lead to come. Raheem Sterling operated the along came David Silva, who close touch shot: 0-1.
The Spaniard signed after five minutes in the second half for the second City hit. Silva got the ball this time, Gabriel and Jesus and wipte them about the true Stoke goalkeeper Jack Butland: 0-2.
Manchester City with eight games to go and a lead of sixteen points on Manchester United. That means that the team of Guardiola up to three times need to win to get the championship title to secure. With a slip of United this may have been previously. Salient detail: on april 7, take both teams meet in the Etihad Stadium.
Stoke City, meanwhile, fear for relegation. The team is one point below the line.