Manchester City vs Shakhtar Donetsk: Solomon's goal gives Ukrainian side 1-1 draw

Manchester City vs Shakhtar Donetsk: Solomon's goal gives Ukrainian side 1-1 draw

- Manchester City vs Shakhtar Donetsk's Champions League game ended in 1-1 draw

- The Premier League side have however qualified for the knock out stages

- Ilkay Gundogan scored for Manchester City while Manor Solomon scored for Shakhtar

Premier League champions Manchester City were on Tuesday night, November 26, forced to a 1-1 draw by visiting Ukrainian club Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League.

But despite playing a 1-1 draw at home, Pep Guardiola's side have qualified for the knock out stages of the 2019/20 Champions League with a game remaining in their group.

Belgian football star Kevin De Bruyne had the chance to score the first goal for Manchester City in the 6th minute when he was set up by Gabriel Jesus, but he was unable to beat Andriy Pyatov.

Three minutes later, the visitors got their chance through Junior Moraes who benefited from a long pass by Tete, but his shot was blocked by Ederson Moraes.

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The first half however ended goalless at the Etihad stadium with both sides failing to score.

Gabriel Jesus provided the superb assist which made Ilkay Gundogan to score for Manchester City in the 57th minute.

Shakhtar Donetsk came back into the game in the 70th minute via a brilliant goal by Manor Solomon in which Ederson Moraes was beaten.

Pep Guardiola's men tried all they could to get the winning goal against Shakhtar Donetsk, but the visitors held on for an incredible draw as the match ended 1-1.

Earlier, had reported how Pep Guardiola made it clear that he will quit Manchester City if he does not meet the set target this season at the Etihad.

According to the report, the Spanish boss discussed his relationship with the Etihad chief Khaldoon Al Mubarak, in his new book 'Pep's City: The Making of a Superteam',

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