At the beginning of the game, Man City went two goals ahead of the Aston Villa. Later, Aston Villa tried to turn around by scoring one goal. So, the game became contesting. But later, they could not score the match even goal and Man City also failed to increase the goal difference. So, the team of Pep Guardiola won by a 2 – 1 goal. It is their first trophy in the season. By winning the final against Aston Villa, Man City kept the League Cup throne at the Etihad Stadium!
At the historical Wembley Stadium, the final of the English League Cup took place between Man City and Aston Villa. By winning the League Cup final, Man City tasted the League Cup trophy a total of seven times. If they will able to manage another trophy of the tournament, they will touch the record of Liverpool. The Reds won the highest eight League Cup trophies so far.
Man City which team has almost missed the Premier League title went ahead in the 20th minute. Rodri made the long cross and Foden made the head. Aguero got the ball into the box and scored the goal. The Argentine led the team ahead. Man City took control of the game and increased the goal difference in the 30th minute. From the corner, Rodri scored the goal through the head. At the end of the first half, Aston Villa scored one goal.
In the 80th minute, Sergio Aguero missed a chance and so, Man City could not increase the difference. Four minutes later, Guardiola took Aguero and grounded Gabriel Jesus but the scoreline did not change later. In the 88th minute, Aston Villa missed their last chance. So, they faced the defeat. By winning against Aston Villa, Man City kept the League Cup throne at the Etihad Stadium!