Man City vs Newcastle – Premier League: Live score, team news and updates

Manchester City vs Newcastle LIVE: Champions set to go back to the top of the Premier League and three points clear of Liverpool as Raheem Sterling and Aymeric Laporte net before half-time

Manchester City can move three points clear of Liverpool at the top of the Premier League when they host Newcastle in their penultimate home game of the season on Sunday.

The Reds’ draw at home to Tottenham on Saturday means City can take the advantage in the title race by beating the 13th-placed Magpies.

Newcastle can leapfrog Aston Villa and Brentford with a draw, while a win would raise Eddie Howe’s resurgent side to tenth.


Follow Sportsmail’s live blog for updates on this afternoon’s crucial Premier League clash between title-chasing Manchester City and Newcastle.