Shelvey’s late equaliser ensures Newcastle hold Man City

Former Liverpool midfielder Jojo Shelvey scored a wonderful late equaliser ensures Newcastle United played a 2-2 scored draw with Manchester City in the Premier League encounter at Saint James Park.The defending champions go second in the table but could find themselves 11 points behind leaders Liverpool if Jurgen Klopp’s side beat Brighton later at Anfield.Raheem Sterling gave Manchester City the lead in the 22 minutes of the first half but Netherlands international Jetro Willems equalised three minutes later with a fine team goal.Kevin De Bruyne scored a stunning volley from outside of the box to put Pep Guardiola side up front again the encounter 10 minutes from time but Newcastle United fought back once more when Shelvey curled a long-range shot in the bottom corner.Manchester City welcome Burnley to the Etihad in midweek Premier League fixtures while Newcastle take on Sheffield United at Bramall Lane.

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