Man City in pole position after ‘perfect’ Newcastle display: Grealish – NewzBugs

Manchester Metropolis’s thumping victory over Newcastle United was the right response to their agonising Champions League exit and has put them within the driving seat within the Premier League title run-in, midfielder Jack Grealish talked about.

Metropolis acquired right here into the game on the once more of a dramatic semi-final defeat by Actual Madrid in Europe’s elite membership opponents nonetheless a brace by Raheem Sterling and aims by Aymeric Laporte, Rodri and Phil Foden proved the right pick-me-up for Pep Guardiola’s aspect.

With the 5-0 win, Metropolis are literally three components away from Liverpool with three video video games left and have a larger intention distinction.

“We all the time knew there was going to be strain on us, particularly after midweek,” Grealish suggested reporters. “We bounced once more utterly. We caught collectively as a unit, which was needed.

“We merely must go in the marketplace and win every recreation ourselves, we’re within the driving seat. We are able to’t take a look at what’s happening spherical us. We merely must go and win every recreation.

“Fingers crossed, now we have to return and work laborious as now we have one other big recreation on Wednesday.”

Grealish talked about the victory in opposition to an in-form Newcastle aspect was the entire additional crucial after Liverpool have been held to a 1-1 draw by Tottenham Hotspur.

“We performed towards a great Newcastle group who’ve been sensible since January. At this time was the right response and ideal efficiency,” Grealish, who made a late assist for Sterling, added.

Metropolis face Wolverhampton Wanderers on Wednesday (Might 11).

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