City Beats: Man City 2-1 Burnley

Another chance to see highlights of Manchester City's 2-1 victory over Burnley in the Premier League - this time, set to stirring music...

Another excuse to watch highlights of Man City's 2-1 Premier League victory against Burnley - this time, set to stirring music...

Starting XI

CITY XI | Bravo, Otamendi, Kolarov, Sagna, Clichy, Fernandinho, Navas (Silva 46), Toure, Sterling (Stones 88), De Bruyne, Iheanacho (Aguero 46)

What happened?

City beat Burnley 2-1 in a feisty Lancashire derby at the Etihad that saw the Blues reduced to 10 men in the first half.

The Blues lost skipper Fernandinho on 32 minutes but fought back to score twice after the break in a hotly-contested affair.

Former City defender Ben Mee pulled a goal back for Burnley but the Blues hung on for deserved three points.

The Blues climb back into third spot but are now only two points adrift of Liverpool who surprisingly drew 2-2 at Sunderland – at least for 24 hours with Arsenal and Spurs in action tomorrow.

Liverpool’s point keeps them second with Chelsea away to Tottenham on Tuesday evening – for now, the gap to the leaders is back to seven points.