Fruits of Patience and City Tranquility
Disadvantaged first and had trouble, Manchester City still able to win over West Ham United Agen piala dunia 2018. This result is called thanks to the patience and the calm of the team.
City won 2-1 at home to West Ham at Etihad Stadium on Sunday (3/12/2017). The Citizens left behind after being broken into Angelo Ogbonna in the 44th minute.
But Pep Guardiola’s landing squad got up in the second half and scored twice with Nicolas Otamendi and David Silva respectively in the 57th and 83rd minutes.
Throughout the first half City even only once threatened West Ham’s goal from six experiments released as recorded whoscored. Their performances then improved in the second half, scoring 18 shots in this period and seven times to threaten his guest’s goal.
Fabian Delph calls the key to be in the patience and calmness of the situation. Creative players like Silva ultimately became the differentiator in this difficult party.
“It’s a tough game, the teams seem to come here and play defensive, not interested in anything but park the bus,” Delph told Sky Sports.
“But we have players like David Silva on the team, so we know that if we keep going, we’ll get a chance, we know from the beginning we have to be patient.”
“We played well in the second half, we have previously tried to explain to the players that we still have time and then start more relaxed again and find the gaps,” he added quoted by the BBC.
Next City awaited a derby against Manchester United at Old Trafford, a fight that is believed to be crucial in the title race. If City managed to keep the series of victories, then the difference with Manchester in second position will widen. Currently both are eight points away.
But Delph insists City will focus on Shakhtar Donetsk first.
“We want to win the derby, but we have one game at a time,” he said.