Crystal palace are the latest victim of Manchester city after being routed 5 nil at the Etihad stadium.
New manager Riy Hodgson couldn’t prevent Crystal palace from suffering from a 5-0 deficit in the hands of the Manchester city’s ruthless attack.
Crystal palace looked the brighter of the two sides in the opening but couldn’t capitalise on their early chances and were punishd for it, goals from Raheem Sterling, Leroy Sane, Kun Aguero and Fabian Delph helped put Crystal palace to the sword in what has been the worst start to a season after losing 6 games out of 6 and scoring no goal in the process.
Key Opta facts:-
- Crystal Palace are the first side in England’s top four tiers to lose their first six games of the season without scoring.
- Palace are the only team in Europe’s big five divisions yet to score a league goal this season.
- This is Manchester City’s best goal return after six league games (21).
- City are the first side to score 5 or more goals in three consecutive top-flight games in the same season since Blackburn in 1958-59.