Stones: We are showing signs of a great team

Sun 28 February 2021 | 11:30

Manchester City defender is delighted with his team’s performance in their Saturday clash against West Ham.

Manchester City

won their Saturday match against

the Hammers

with a 2-1 result. The Citizens are currently on a stunning 20-match winning streak as they are leading the Premier League table with 62 points.

Pep Guardiola

’s side worked hard to secure the victory against West Ham and they finally managed to get the match-winner by

John Stones

’ goal in the 68th minute. In a post-match interview, the 26-year-old has spoken about his team’s current form.

"We knew we were going to have a battle,"

said Stones. "

Massive credit to West Ham and how they set up. We had to dig deep and they made it really difficult for us.

"We were a bit deflated after conceding late in the first half but we had to show our character and our experience, come out in the second half and fight like we always have done.

"I feel we put our hearts on our sleeves, really dug in and the defensive work from everyone, I think is the sign of a great team and hopefully things to come."

Asked about his contribution to the team’s attacking tactics, Stones responded:

"We're trying to chip in and get our goals, and they were two important ones. It's great for us and great for the team that everyone is contributing with goals, getting on the scoresheet, getting that momentum. Hopefully it continues."

source: SportMob
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