Erling Haaland fired Manchester Metropolis to the highest of the Premier League because the champions recovered from Joao Cancelo’s dismissal to clinch a last-gasp 2-1 win in opposition to Fulham, whereas Leeds staged a stirring fightback to beat Bournemouth 4-3 on Saturday. Pep Guardiola’s aspect led by means of Julian Alvarez’s first half aim on the Etihad Stadium. Fulham equalised earlier than the interval when Andreas Pereira transformed a penalty awarded for Cancelo’s foul on Harry Wilson, with the Metropolis left-back despatched off a lot to Guardiola’s seen disgust. However Haaland was the hero but once more after lacking Metropolis’s final two matches attributable to sickness and a foot downside.
On instead, Haaland scored a stoppage-time penalty to notch his twenty third aim in 16 aggressive Metropolis appearances since his close-season transfer from Borussia Dortmund.
Metropolis’s seventh successive house league win lifted them one level above Arsenal, who can return to the highest of the desk with a win at London rivals Chelsea on Sunday.
Alvarez opened the scoring after 17 minutes, racing onto a high-quality by means of ball from Ilkay Gundogan and firing in a strong shot off the underside of the crossbar.
However 11 minutes later Cancelo barged Wilson off the ball because the Fulham winger broke although on aim.
Darren England brandished a crimson card and Fulham midfielder Pereira, previously of Metropolis’s arch rivals Manchester United, despatched Ederson the mistaken manner together with his spot-kick.
In an exciting climax, Antonee Robinson’s foul on Kevin De Bruyne within the ninetieth minute conceded a penalty that Norway striker Haaland fired previous Bernd Leno.
“It was the second of my interval right here in Manchester to this point and, after all, the aim on the finish, celebrating with our individuals – we did not win the Premier League right here in the present day, after all, however this second is sensible of our job for all us,” Guardiola stated.
Crysencio Summerville starred for Leeds as they got here again from 3-1 down at Elland Street.
Summerville was Leeds’ match-winner in final week’s shock victory at Liverpool and he adopted it up with one other essential strike that clinched successive wins for Jesse Marsch’s aspect.
Bournemouth led 2-1 on the break after James Tavernier and Philip Billing had cancelled out Rodrigo’s early penalty. Dominic Solanke put the Cherries additional forward early within the second half.
However Sam Greenwood curled house Leeds’ second and Liam Cooper headed them stage earlier than Summerville slammed house the winner with six minutes remaining.
Brighton rock Wolves
Leicester moved out of the relegation zone with a 2-0 win at Everton.
Youri Tielemans put Brendan Rodgers’ group forward within the ultimate minute of the primary half with an excellent volley from 20 yards.
Harvey Barnes wrapped up the factors within the 86th minute, blasting house from James Maddison’s move.
Everton’s wretched evening additionally featured an damage to Dominic Calvert-Lewin that would rule the England striker out of the World Cup.
Brighton beat Wolves 3-2 at Molineux simply hours after the struggling hosts appointed Julen Lopetegui as their new supervisor.
Former Actual Madrid boss Lopetegui, employed to interchange the sacked Bruno Lage, will take cost on November 14, when the Premier League pauses for the World Cup.
Interim boss Steve Davis remained in cost in opposition to the Seagulls and couldn’t cease second backside Wolves crashing to a fourth defeat in six video games.
Adam Lallana gave Brighton a Tenth-minute lead when he curled in his first aim since March 2021.
Goncalo Guedes levelled two minutes later from close-range and Ruben Neves put Wolves forward with a thirty fifth minute penalty after Lewis Dunk was dominated to have dealt with.
Japan winger Kaoru Mitoma equalised for Brighton when he nodded in Lallana’s deep cross within the forty fourth minute.
Wolves defender Nelson Semedo was despatched off 5 minutes into first-half stoppage-time after hauling down Mitoma.
And Mitoma arrange Pascal Gross to blast into the roof of the web as Brighton stole the factors within the 83rd minute.
Backside-of-the-table Nottingham Forest drew 2-2 with Brentford on the Metropolis Floor due to a stoppage-time personal aim from Mathias Jorgensen.
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