Sergio AGUERO scored a hat trick as Manchester City rab riot over Watford at Vicarage Road, moving 3 points clear at the top of the Premier League table with an extra game played.
City were growing in confidence throughout the game and it was only a matter of time before they broke the deadlock. AGUERO did just that in the 27th minute after heading passed Heureho GOMES off a Kevin DE BRUYNE free kick.
It didn’t take long for him to double the lead after some good work from Gabriel JESUS and David SILA on the left, AGUERO just needed to tap in the 31st minute. Kun then became provider after giving a through pass for JESUS to fire into the bottom corner in the 37th minute.
City’s fourth goal was scored by Nicolas OTAMENDI who headed in the 63rd minute courtesy of a SILVA’s cross. However, the party wasn’t over just yet as City were about to pile more misery on the home side.
With 9 minutes left to play, Kun AGUERO launched himself into a MARADONA/MESSI-que mode by passing passed Kyle WALKER and Christian KABASELE to drive a low shot beyond the advancing GOMES. Hat trick completed and his tally with City is now at 175 goals. He is now just 3 goals shy of breaking Erik BROOK’s 177 goals which has stood since 1939.
In the 89th minute, Raheem STERLING was fouled in the penalty box and went on to complete City’s rout after scoring from the spot.