Raheem Sterling joins the exclusive club after scoring in Manchester City’s opener against Newcastle
Manchester City and Newcastle United are currently locked in Premier League action at the Etihad.
City undoubtedly entered the game eager to bounce back from their Champions League slump earlier this week, and also to capitalize on Liverpool’s points loss to Tottenham on Sunday.
Liverpool’s draw meant Pep Guardiola’s side could be three points clear of the Reds on Sunday if they beat the Magpies.
And, as of this writing, the Sky Blues are well on their way to doing just that.
City started the tie with the front foot and took the lead after 19 minutes. Ilkay Gundogan lobbed a good ball past the rushing Joao Cancelo, who put the ball into the goal for Raheem Sterling to head.
Raheem Sterling joins exclusive Premier League club
After Sterling opened that day, it was revealed that the Englishman had joined an exclusive club.
Sterling has now scored 50 goals at the Etihad Stadium, with only one other player in history capable of achieving such a feat.
That man is Sergio Aguero, who scored a staggering 106 goals at the Man City stadium during his time at the club: