LONDON – Manchester City on Sunday without playing the national championship win. City won Saturday night in Wembley the winner against Tottenham Hotspur 3-1.
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After 25 minutes had City a lead of 2-0. Gabriel Jesus escaped the attention of the defense of the Spurs and Ilkay Gundogan took advantage of a penalty kick. Just before half-time put the home team through Christian Eriksen as back, but Raheem Sterling decided the match in the 72nd minute.
With the victory, the restored City itself after a disappointing week. In the Premier League after a 2-0 lead with a 3-2 lost to the fellow-townsman United and in the Champions League was eliminated by Liverpool.
City is the new champion as United Sunday at home, lost to West Bromwich Albion, that latter state.
The Spurs are the number four of the rankings. With five games to go, the gap on Chelsea to seven points. The first four teams qualify for the Champions League.