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Jesus & Aguero Score As City Thrash West Ham

Club Friendly Report: Manchester City v West Ham United 04 July 2017

By SL International - Aug 04, 2017 05:53 PM

Club Friendly

Result: Manchester City 3-0 West Ham United

Date: 04 July 2017

Venue: Laugardalsvollur

Manchester City ended their pre-season on a high, as they thrashed West Ham United 3-0 with Gabriel Jesus and Sergio Aguero getting on the score-sheet.

City broke the deadlock after just eight minutes as Kevin De Bruyne picked out Gabriel Jesus, who fired home at the far post.

Guardiola's charges nearly doubled their lead in the 21st minute, but Joe Hart rushed off his line to deny David Silva.

West Ham should have leveled matters in the 29th minute as Pablo Zabaleta's cross found Martinez, who wide with only Ederson to beat.

Hart came to West Ham's rescue on the stroke of halftime, as he produced a good save at his near post to deny Danilo.

City eventually doubled their lead 10 minutes into the second half as Aguero fired home from close range, after being teed up by Silva.

The Citizens continued to dominate and added a third goal in the 71st minute as Raheem Sterling pounced on a loose ball and fired past Hart from close range.

Guardiola threw on a few youngsters for the final 15 minutes, as they likes of Vincent Kompany, Nicolas Otamedni and Silva were taken off.

Nevertheless, the score remained 3-0 as the referee brought the second half to a close.



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