City put visitors in their place after early surprise

Raheem Sterling (right) putting Manchester City back ahead, 2-1, after 57 minutes in the Premier League game yesterday. Visiting Bournemouth had shocked their Etihad Stadium hosts with a Callum Wilson equaliser a minute before the break to cancel out
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Raheem Sterling (right) putting Manchester City back ahead, 2-1, after 57 minutes in the Premier League game yesterday. Visiting Bournemouth had shocked their Etihad Stadium hosts with a Callum Wilson equaliser a minute before the break to cancel out Bernardo Silva's 16th-minute opener. But champions City were not to be denied and Ilkay Gundogan completed the 3-1 victory on 79 minutes.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on December 02, 2018, with the headline 'City put visitors in their place after early surprise'. Print Edition | Subscribe