Manchester City closed on Arsenal with a 2-0 win over Newcastle, but Erling Haaland‘s behaviour could be a cause for concern.
Manchester City continued to apply the pressure on Premier League leaders Arsenal with a comfortable 2-0 win against Newcastle United at the Etihad Stadium. Express Sport runs through the lessons learned, including Erling Haaland’s body language painting another worrying picture.
England’s embarrassment of riches
Gareth Southgate has quite the winger department on his hands for when Euro 2024 qualifying commences later this month.
Not only are Marcus Rashford and Bukayo Saka enjoying the best seasons of their careers, but Foden also reminded everyone of his class to open the scoring.
Southgate has options. He could use three forwards or even line up Saka, Foden and Rashford together behind Harry Kane.
But he must utilise the embarrassment of attacking riches at his disposal if he’s to finally lift that teasing major international trophy during his tenure.
Haaland’s body language
Haaland’s agent recently fueled speculation surrounding his future at Manchester City, with the ‘dreamland’ that is Real Madrid continuing to linger.