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Man. City v Shakhtar Donetsk - as it happened

Pin Man City v Shakhtar Donetsk. Champions League 2019/20. Matchday 5, 26/11/2019-official line.ups. BES
Man City v Shakhtar Donetsk. Champions League 2019/20. Matchday 5, 26/11/2019-official line.ups. BES

Man. City v Shakhtar Donetsk - as it happened

Join us for live coverage of the Champions League match at the Etihad. Man City can seal their place in the next round while a Shakhtar win would do their chances of progressing no harm.

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Thanks for joining me here tonight. See you tomorrow for more Champions League action.
90'
FT: City 1-1 Shakhtar. City have had all the possession but didn't make it count in a very uninspiring performance. They have however topped the group and Shakhtar will be happy with that result.
90'
Moraes was stretchered off. I hope he is ok.
90'
First yellow card of the evening. Fernandinho is booked for a tackle and will miss his side's next match.
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4 minutes added on.
90'
Shakhtar sub: Moraes off for Sikan.
89'
Ball is passed back to Otamendi at the edge of the box and he skies it into orbit.
88'
Shakhtar will settle for this draw. City want to win it.
87'
Ball is crossed in and Sterling scuffs his volley and it goes out for a goal kick.
83'
If things stay the same this is enough for City to top the group despite drawing their last 2 matches...
82'
Cross comes in for Bernardo who heads straight at the keeper.
81'
Shakhtar sub: Antonio on for Kovalenko.
76'
City sub: Rodri off for Foden.
73'
Rodri has a shot saved from outside the box.
71'
Silva has a shot that is almost turned in by a Shakhtar player but Kryvtsov clears it off the line.
70'
City sub: De Bruyne off for Silva.
70'
Shakhtar break with Tete passing to the overlapping Dodo. He crosses to Solomon at the back post who slots it home. Game on.
69'
GOOOOAAAAAAL SHAKHTAR!!!!!!
65'
Shakhtar sub: Solomon on for Konoplyanka.
63'
Cancelo has a shot from outside the box that Pyatov saves down to his left.
61'
City counter-attack. It finally ends up with Sterling at the edge of the box who skies it over the bar.
58'
Jesus gets the ball in the box and before the keeper comes out and wins it, he passes back to Gundogan who taps it in. Finally, something to cheer about.
56'
GOOOOAAAALL CITY!!!!!!!!!!!!!
54'
The 2nd half has started the same way as the 1st half ended. Nothing much happening...
49'
Ball is crossed in and Jesus' header is easily saved.
46'
And we're back!! Let's hope for some goals.
45'
HT: City 0-0 Shakhtar. A very dull game so far, hoping for better in the 2nd half.
45'
1 minute added time.
45'
Maybe I jinxed things when I said the last score at the Etihad was 6-0...
40'
Gundogan's shot from outside the box is deflected outside for a corner.
40'
Otamendi has a shot from about 30 yards that goes over the bar.
39'
Konoplyanka has a weak shot from just inside the box that is saved by Ederson.
35'
City aren't playing too great here. Pep will have a few things to say to them at the break.
32'
Ball is crossed in but Otamendi hits it straight at the keeper.
28'
Pep's got his heads in his hands here. He isn't happy with what he's seeing.
26'
Rodri has an effort from outside the box that Pyatov saves.
21'
Ball is played over the top for Sterling who lobs the keeper but it goes just wide. Flag was up though.
15'
Mistake by Ederson. The ball is played over the top, he goes to kick it and misses. Tete is through on goal but Fernandinho gets back and slides to put the ball out for a corner as it was heading in.
14'
First chance of the game is a half chance for City. The ball is crossed in and he volleys straight at the keeper.
9'
City passing the ball very well. They have however been quite prone to getting caught offside.
4'
City having the most of the ball as you would expect.
1'
We're off!!!
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The last match at the Etihad between the sides was 6-0. Will that happen again?
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Hey Pep and co.
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Shakhtar make 2 changes from the side that drew 3-3 with Dinamo Zagreb. Marlos and Taison are both replaced by Konoplyanka and Tete.
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City make 2 changes from their last Champions League match. Mendy and Mahrez are replaced by Angelino and Rodri.
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Shakhtar XI: Pyatov; Dodo, Kyrvtsov, Matviyenko, Ismaily; Alan, Stepanenko; Kovalenko, Konoplyanka, Tete; Moraes
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Man City XI: Ederson; Cancelo, Otamendi, Fernandinho, Angelino; De Bruyne, Rodri, Gundogan; B Silva, Jesus, Sterling
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Hello and welcome to the Etihad for this Champions League match. City won the last match between these sides 3-0, who will win this one? Team news to come.
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