- Burnley vs Manchester City tie ended 1-0 in favor of Pep Guardiola's men
- Manchester City have returned to the top of the Premier League standings
- The Citizens are currently on 92 points with two games to end the season
Manchester City have returned to the top of the Premier League standings after beating Burnley 1-0 on Sunday, April 28, with two games now for them to end the season.
Burnley needed a win in this encounter so as to keep them away from the relegation zone and they kept Manchester City from scoring in the first 45 minutes.
Bernardo Silva had the first chance for Manchester City in the 7th minute after receiving a fine pass from Leroy Sane, but his shot failed to hit the target.
Ben Mee almost put the hosts ahead in the 17th minute when he combined one on one with Jeff Hendrick, but his effort was an easy catch for Manchester City goalie Ederson.
David Silva tried a powerful shot in the 33rd minute which could have given Manchester City the lead, but his effort was blocked by Burnley defense.
Raheem Sterling had a chance to score before the half time break when Manchester City got a free kick, but his shot went wide.
Argentine football star Sergio Aguero eventually scored for Manchester City in the 63rd minute as Tom Heaton tried to save the goal.
Pep Guardiola's men went on to win the match 1-0 to keep the hopes of retaining their Premier League title hopes alive.
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola called his wards the best team in Premier League's history in an emotional message after the derby win.
City defeated neighbors United in the midweek Manchester derby after seeing off third place Tottenham last weekend.
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