Man City beat Arsenal and rise to the top of the EPL… Elling Hollan Season 26 Goal
Manchester City (Man City) beat Arsenal in the English Premier League (EPL) and took the lead, starting a three-game losing streak in the league.
Man City won 3-1 in the 2022-2023 EPL visiting match against Arsenal held at Emirates Stadium in London, England on the 16th. Manchester City (16 wins, 3 draws, 4 losses), who played one more game than Arsenal (22 matches, 16 wins, 3 draws, 4 losses), tied Arsenal with 51 points, but took the lead with a 36-26 goal difference. Man City, who had been in the lead on November 6 last year and moved between second and third place behind Arsenal, regained the lead in about three months. Man City won the EPL for two consecutive seasons from the 2020-2021 season to last season.
Previously, the match was scheduled for October 20 last year. However, on September 8 of the same year, Queen Elizabeth II of England passed away, and Arsenal and PSV Eindhoven (Netherlands)’s UEFA Europa League match scheduled for스포츠토토 September 16 was postponed to October 20 as a result of negotiations between UEFA and EPL. The EPL match between Arsenal and Man City was played on the same day.
Man City, who won 1-0 against Arsenal for the first time this season in the 4th round (final of 32) of the FA Cup held on the 28th of last month, showed a more overwhelming appearance against Arsenal that day. After the first half ended 1-1, Jack Grealish scored the winning goal in the 27th minute of the second half, and Elling Hollan scored an additional goal 10 minutes later, winning more comfortably.
According to sofa score, a soccer statistics site, Manchester City’s ball possession was greatly outnumbered by Arsenal by 36 to 64, but on the contrary, effective shooting was greatly outpaced by 6 to 1. Of the nine shots Man City recorded on this day, 66% (6) went inside the Arsenal goal, and half (3) of them broke the goal.
Elling Hollan, who is at the peak of Manchester City’s ‘efficient scoring’, maintained the lead in scoring with his 26th goal of the EPL season on this day, while Sergio Aguero (retired) in the 2014-2015 season set the highest score for a Manchester City player in one season. Haalan has played 22 matches in the EPL, averaging 3.5 shots per game (1.9 shots on target) and scoring 1.2 goals. He has 15 more games left to score, arithmetically, he can score another 18 goals.
The most goals ever in a single EPL season are 34 goals scored by Andrew Cole (retired, then Newcastle) in the 1993-1994 season and Alan Shearer (retired, then Blackburn) in the 1994-1995 season. After the 1995-1996 season, when one season was established as 38 games (previously 42 games) as it is now, Muhammad Salah (Liverpool) scored 32 goals in the 2017-2018 season, the most.
Arsenal, who is aiming to win the EPL for the first time in 19 years since the 2003-2004 season, only gained 7 points (2 wins, 1 draw, 2 losses) while Man City took 12 points (4 wins, 1 loss) in the last 5 EPL games, taking the lead. gave up