Report | August 7
West Ham United
0 - 2
|Erling Haaland 36 [PK], 65|
After a scoreless first 45 minutes, Erling Haaland netted the first goal of the match via penalty for Man City in the 36th minute. Then, Erling Haaland struck again in the 65th minute, leading Man City to an impressive win over West Ham.
Kevin De Bruyne posed a threat out wide all game, registering 5 crosses. Play was dominated by City, who completed a huge 571 more passes than the Hammers. For West Ham, Manuel Lanzini was a bystander most of the game, he only touched the ball 20 times.
West Ham will look to bounce back next match. Meanwhile, Man City start as they mean to go on.
|2 goals scored||Allowed 0 goals|
|Took 5 shots (1st in the game)||Saved 1 shot|
Next up, West Ham take on Forest at the City Ground on Sunday, August 14th. While Man City take on Bournemouth at the Etihad on Saturday, August 13th. Can the Hammers improve and pick up points? Will City find another win?
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