Match Highlights

Saints v City EDS: Match highlights

Three goals on the road as City EDS' Premier League 2 campaign rolls on!

City continued their excellent form in the Premier League 2 with a comprehensive 3-0 win over third-placed Southampton.

Two strikes from Paolo Fernandes either side of half-time and a Florin Gardos own goal gave City the numerical advantage that their superior play on the evening deserved.

City have now gone five matches unbeaten in the Premier League 2 and sit second, just one point behind leaders Everton.

City face Liverpool at the Academy Stadium on Friday 28 October before welcoming Barcelona on the 1 November. Visit the ticket office for information on how you can support our future.

How they lined up...

Captain Billy O'Brien remained in goal.

James Horsfield, Cameron Humphreys, Jacob Davenport, in an unfamiliar centre-back role, and Erik Sarmiento were the defence protecting O’Brien’s goal.

Sadou Diallo sat at the base of the midfield behind Rodney Kongolo and Paolo Fernandes while Javairo Dilrosun and Aaron Nemane flanked Brahim Diaz.

Substitutes: Grimshaw, Francis, Smith, Patching, Bolton

Confused about the format and rules of Premier League 2? Here's a handy guide to explain all the competitions our youngsters will be taking part in this season.