Manchester City were having a very tough second half against Stoke City, struggling to keep possession and create chances. Then Pep Guardiola brought in Kelechi Iheanacho and Nolito, and they helped the Citizens ice the game at Britannia/bet365 Stadium.
Iheanacho showed why he's a monster even at 19 years old, and Nolito was at the right place at the right time to score the third goal for the Sky Blues:
(via Reddit Soccer)
What unbelievable strength displayed by Iheanacho there. Certainly a good way to celebrate a new contract. But Nolito was not finished after that goal, and he once again had a tap-in goal. This play started with a patient buildup from the back, then Otamendi played a great pass, Iheanacho did a dummy, and both Sterling and Nolito were alone in front of Shay Given. The fourth was inevitable:
And with those two late goals, City left Stoke with a great win. Pep Guardiola's start has certainly been strong.