Summary Newcastle 3-3 Manchester City: score, goals, highlights, Premier League 2022/23

Newcastle 3-3 Manchester City: Match Summary

(Reuters) – Early goals from Erling Haaland and Bernardo Silva helped Manchester City bounce back from two goals down to draw 3-3 with Newcastle United in a heartbreaking Premier League clash at St James’ Park on Sunday.

Neither team had conceded a league goal this season, but Ilkay Gündogan opened the scoring for champions City in the fifth minute, ghosting and catching the Newcastle defense flat-footed before finishing at close range.

The home team equalized thanks to Miguel Almirón in the 28th minute as he sent an accurate cross from Allan Saint-Maximin into the net before suffering a nervous VAR check which allowed the goal to stand.

Newcastle looked set to cause a huge upheaval when they left a goal through Callum Wilson before half-timeand a superb free-kick from Kieran Trippier nine minutes after the break put them 3-1 ahead.

It brought City to life, however, with Haaland hits a post before scoring on the hour mark and Silva converted a glorious pass from Kevin De Bruyne to make it 3-3.

City dominated possession in the closing stages but had to settle for a draw which left them second in the table with seven points, two behind leaders Arsenal. Newcastle are sixth with five points.

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