Everton 0-2 Man City: Laporte, Jesus put City on top of EPL table
MANCHESTER City went top of the Premier League on goal difference after a narrow 2-0 win against Everton. Aymeric Laporte opened the scoring deep in first-half injury time with a header from a David Silva free-kick.
Everton were much improved from the home defeat to Wolves but City showed a grit to get over the line, Gabriel Jesus came off the bench to score with one of the last kicks of the game to wrap up another victory.
Pep’s men are now on top of the table by goal difference sharing points with Klopp’s Liverpool. City will now go ahead to host Chelsea at the Ethihad stadium on Sunday. Chelsea are currently fourth with two points above Manchester United and 3 points above the Gunners.