PREMIER LEAGUE: Norwich City Shocks Manchester City in 3 – 2 Thrashing
Teemu Pukki scored one and made another as Norwich inflicted a shock first defeat of the season on Man City, who went down 3-2 at Carrow Road.
The setback leaves champions City five points behind Liverpool in the Premier League table.
Things went from bad to worse 10 minutes later when Kyle Walker played Pukki onside and he raced onto Buendia’s pass before squaring for Todd Cantwell to tap in a second.
Sergio Aguero totally changed the half-time complexion when he glanced in Bernardo Silva’s cross moments before the interval, but another defensive lapse saw Buendia rob Nicolas Otamendi on the edge of the City box before squaring for Pukki to restore the hosts’ two-goal lead within five minutes of the restart.
Norwich: Krul (7), Byram (7), Godfrey (8), Amadou (8), Lewis (8), Tettey (8), McLean (7), Buendia (9), Stiepermann (7), Cantwell (8), Pukki (9).
Subs: Drmic (n/a), Srbeny (n/a).
Man City: Ederson (6), Walker (5), Stones (4), Otamendi (3), Zinchenko (6), Rodri (6), D Silva (5), Gundogan (5), B Silva (6), Aguero (6), Sterling (5).
Subs: De Bruyne (6), Jesus (5), Mahrez (5).
Man of the match: Teemu Pukki