Ilkay Gundogan’s beautiful free-kick sparked a 3-1 comeback win over Porto within the Champions League on Wednesday.
Pep Guardiola’s aspect fell behind to a wonderful solo objective from Luis Diaz, who skipped previous two City gamers earlier than firing previous Ederson within the 14th minute.
However the guests’ lead lasted simply six minutes as Sergio Aguero opened his account for the season from the penalty spot.
Raheem Sterling, making his 250th look for Man City, gained the penalty when he was fouled by former Actual Madrid defender Pepe.
Man City dominated possession however didn’t create important probabilities till a little bit of magic courtesy of Gundogan.
The Germany midfielder, who missed the beginning of the marketing campaign after testing constructive for coronavirus, transformed a free-kick from 20 yards within the 65th minute.
And City wrapped up the factors eight minutes later when substitute Ferran Torres confidentially scored his second objective for his new membership.
The £20million signing from Valencia picked up a intelligent ball from Phil Foden and made no mistake from contained in the field.
The Residents would have added a fourth if it was not for Agustin Marchesin’s heroics.
The Porto goalkeeper denied Riyad Mahrez from close-range, earlier than tipping Rodri’s speculative effort on to the publish.
Pepe escaped punishment after showing to kick out at Sterling after the winger fell to the bottom as City began their 2020/21 Champions League marketing campaign with a win.