Man City near last 16 after record Champions League win

Man City near last 16 after record Champions League win
Source: Wires
Date: 07-11-2018 Time: 10:11:19:pm
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Three is the magic number for Gabriel Jesus and Manchester City. Photograph: Magi Haroun/Rex/Shutterstock

Manchester City recorded their biggest win in the Champions League as they thrashed Shakhtar Donetsk - but an injury-time goal in the other group match meant they must wait to secure qualification for the last 16.

Pep Guardiola's side are top of Group F and were heading into the next phase, until 10-man Hoffenheim came from 2-0 down and scored a 92nd-minute equaliser to draw 2-2 with Lyon.

But City will qualify as group winners with one game to spare if they win away at Lyon on Tuesday, 27 November.

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