Manchester City beat Liverpool 3-1, Jovetic scores twice
August 26 , 2014
In a glimpse of what may lie ahead in the season, Manchester City defeated Liverpool 3-1, with Stevan Jovetic scoring a goal in each half.
Sergio Agüero, scoring less than 25 seconds after replacing the injured Edin Dzeko, made it 3-0 for the Premier League champions in the 69th minute. But, Pablo Zabaleta’s own goal in the dying minutes of the game helped Liverpool open their score.
Manuel Pellegrini, the manager of Manchester City, said his team’s “concentration and intensity was good” against strong opponents like Liverpool.