Phil Foden thanked his teammate Raheem Sterling following his assist, which led to the goal, and Manchester City secured their spot in the knockout stages of the Champions League after winning Olympiacos and maintains a 100 percent record in Europe this term.
The crucial part of the game came in the first half withFoden
's struggles. his goal was enough to ensure the win and he made sure to honorSterling
This result today means that we qualify for the next round, which is really important for this club
," he told.
Fair play to them, they came out fighting in the second half, so we did well to dig in at the end to get the result.
Raheem is a great player in those areas and somehow he saw me, pulled the backheel off. It’s great to play for him, so thanks for the assist.
We haven’t had the best results in the league but it’s good to see that we’re doing the right things in the Champions League and getting those results, which are important.
We need to work on scoring more goals in games but we created the chances. Hopefully one day, we can take enough chances to finish the game comfortably.
face Burnley in Premier League this weekend, while their European exploits are done after the next two weeks against Porto and Marseille.