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Premier League, August 17 2019

Manchester City 2
  • Sterling (20)
  • Agüero (35)
Tottenham 2
  • Lamela (23)
  • Moura (56)

Manchester City dropped their first points of the Premier League season – and their first since losing to Newcastle in January – at home to Tottenham, despite convincingly outplaying the visitors. Their superiority in possession and the vast total of goalscoring chances they created ultimately came to little, with the Video Assistant Referee ruling out a late finish from substitute Gabriel Jesus. Our experts analyse not only how City outplayed Spurs, but also how the visitors drew level and ultimately secured what could prove a valuable point.

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