Their win over a modest home side was not in itself an indication of their credentials to catch Liverpool, but rather a sign City have regained their swagger.
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"Liverpool do not have the same rhythm of last season but they do know how to get results, and got there in the end on Saturday".
Following this win, Liverpool Manager celebrated his 100th Premier League win, becoming the second fastest manager to achieve 100 wins in the Premier League after Jose Mourinho (142 games).
Guardiola's City were in Premier League action on Tuesday night, defeating Burnley 4-1 at Turf Moor.
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After receiving Subramanian's tip, the LROC team confirmed his identification by comparing before and after images. In late September, pictures from a Nasa spacecraft had showed the targeted landing site of the Vikram rover.
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Carbon dioxide concentrations reached a record level of 407.8 parts per million previous year and have continued to rise in 2019. By the end of the year, the total number of people displaced from their homes could more than triple to around 22 million.
Wolverhampton Wanderers consolidated fifth place and extended its unbeaten run in the Premier League to 10 matches with a 2-0 win over West Ham, whose manager Manuel Pellegrini is back under pressure for his job.
Having headed Chelsea in front with his 11th goal of the season, Abraham laid the ball off for Mason Mount to power home a finish high into the net from the edge of the area to give the hosts the lead again after Villa equalized through Trezeguet.
Everton find themselves in the relegation zone after playing at least 15 League matches for the first time since April 1999 (32 games).
A remarkable first half saw six goals - Origi and Xherdan Shaqiri helping the Reds race ahead, though Michael Keane pulled Everton back into contention.
They are eight points better than the second spot team, Leicester City, and had their 32nd consecutive unbeaten game in the league. We are thinking only about ourselves and the next game.