A new version of the Manchester classic was played at the Etihad Stadium, in which City prevailed, Pep Guardiolain a stunning display of Erling Haaland y Phil Foden, which were reported with a triplet each. The ‘Red Devils’, with Cristiano Ronaldo suffering from the bench, fell 6-3; Anthony and Martial’s double, were in charge of shortening the distance on the scoreboard.
The Norwegian, who led his team to victory, continues to add to an impressive goalscoring record, which this time Erik ten Hag’s team suffered. The City attacker reached 14 goals in eight days of Premier League 2022/23. Third treble in English football.
Foden opened the way to victory at 8 minutes, and extended his individual record to 44′ and 72′. Haaland converted at 34′, 37′ and 64′, while Anthony discounted at 56′, and Martiel, at 84 ‘ and in added time, the latter from a penalty kick.
With this result, the sky-blue team reached 20 points and moved one behind the leader, Arsenal. The ‘Red Devils’ remained in the sixth box with 12 units.
See the goals of Manchester City 6-2 Manchester Unitedfor matchday 8 of the Premier League: