Liverpool's Mohamed Salah was sprinting, clear in on goal in the 89th minute when Jamaal Lascelles ran up behind the Egyptian, put a hand on his back, and pushed.
That is all they had - hope.
Former Manchester United defender Neville, who was a co-commentator during the game, criticised Chelsea's passive style on Sunday, calling their performance "unacceptable". "That is what I want to see from my team".
MF Phil Foden, NR - It's possible the midfielder didn't touch the ball since he came on late to run the clock down.
With the goal advantage, City slowed the pace of the game right down to a walking pace. It was all very passive.
"But we still have nine games to go".
He said: "You sometimes think of the manager's situation - I've been saying for a long time he'll be there next season".
Conte did nothing, though. This might be conceived as a criticism of the lack of quality shown by his teammates but it was instead aimed at his Italian boss.
Former Blues skipper Wise told Sky Sports on the perseverance with a 'false nine' role: "Hazard is not a centre-forward, I don't believe".
From the turn of the year, however, Bernardo Silva has grown into an important figure in Pep Guardiola's plans. They got their reward because they went 1-0 up and almost held on to win.
Benjamin Mendy has returned to training with his Manchester City team-mates - less than six months on from suffering cruciate knee ligament damage.
City completed 902 passes, more than any other team in a single Premier League match since 2003-04 when such statistics were first officially recorded.
"We are not so close in the table and it means that the gap is big". Chelsea has recorded victories with Hazard playing as a false "9" however, those victories have come against the less fancied sides. Aguero regained possession on the edge of the box and found the outstanding David Silva on the left. He managed to do that last season, but the fire appears to have gone out. "It is no problem, he did really well".
What could Chelsea have done differently?
Conte's side were flattered by the scoreline at the Etihad Stadium. "We tried to respect it. It was okay", said Giroud, 31.
After a while the Blues just seemed exhausted, having chased after City ball trying to win back possession.
They have smashed multiple records along the way and have played some scintillating football along the way. His footwork was, as you'd expect, perfect.
Asked after a 3-0 Premier League reverse to Manchester City last Thursday, Wenger said: "I'm always ready for a fight".
And while Nicholas has concerns over Arsenal's quality in midfield, he believes his former side is capable of causing an upset. Thanks to some familiar faces. "That's why everything is possible and I think Arsenal can beat Manchester City , of course".
Of course, this is true every year, but this particular instance of the MWC appears to be even more news-packed then usual. The new Nokia 9 is thought to be priced at around $800 or £634 with 128GB of storage , and $950 or £753 with 256GB.
He is also a target for former Ligue 1 champs Paris Saint-Germain, though it is still not certain what the future holds for him. They will be in the market for the very best that might be available this summer and he comes into that category.
There was even the indignity of ironic chants of "Ole" from those Arsenal supporters who did stay beyond Silva's goal. It was a different story after the restart, though, as City settled into a rhythm and began to dominate proceedings.
The only distinction comes in the form of the fingerprint sensor located centrally in the top half of the rear panel. But one tech blogger, who will also be attending, cautioned against assuming everything had already been disclosed.
Sessions ordered Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to conduct a full review of the failure at the Department of Justice. I can't help feeling that if the shooter had been named "Muhammed Al-Scarypants" somebody would have followed up.
Chinese manufacturers have been growing in popularity a lot in several markets and this could pose a threat to the market leaders. A new Galaxy Note 8 Oreo build is now available to the public and it comes with a long list of features, enhancements, and fixes.
Atletico Madrid, Dortmund, Lazio and Leipzig could all be viewed as better bets for the title than Arsenal , on current form. Everyone is progressing and moving forward in that top five. "It is difficult", added the 13-time Premier League winner.
Galaxy S9 will sport a 5.8-inch Super AMOLED display with 18.5:9 aspect ratio and 2960 x 1440 pixels resolution. The leaked image of the Galaxy S9 shows that the fingerprint sensor is now placed below the camera lens.
Galaxy s9 consist a 5.8-inch screen with ( WQHD +) Resolution while the Galaxy S9+ will available in little high inches of 6.2. Experts expect it to hit the shelves in September this year, and this information has been confirmed by more sources.
The Belgium striker then crossed for substitute Jesse Lingard to head home the winner for the Red Devils in the 75th minute. Chelsea broke the deadlock with a rapid counter-attack movement engineered by Willian .
I know I can beat Hamilton — Bottas
Ugly from the outside, the onboard footage does little to convince that the Aeroscreen wouldn't have made a better alternative. There will still be a bit of a diva in the new car because no one has ever produced a car that doesn't have foibles.
Pitch Invasion and action against Aguero — FA Cup Fallout
Until his 79th-minute winner against City, the 26-year-old was worried he might not be able to sleep for a different reason. "OK. Then he showed the red. "I hit it perfectly, unbelievably, exactly how I wanted to", Grigg joked when discussing the goal .
Man United's 8 injury problems vs Sevilla
They quote Michael Bolingbroke, who worked closely alongside Woodward for seven years with the Red Devils. As for Pogba, Mourinho said he had no clue if the Frenchman would be available for the European tie.
US evangelist preacher Billy Graham dies
Afterward, he'll be buried beside his wife, Ruth, in the prayer garden at the northeast side of the library. Graham will be laid to rest in North Carolina at the Billy Graham Museum and Library in Charlotte.
Jose ripped into Pogba and Jones at Newcastle - report
I moved straight from Hutchie Vale to Man United so it was just crazy. "We know it's a very difficult match but we go for it". Joaquín Correa, Nolito and Éver Banega are doubts for the fixture, while January-signing Miguel Layún is ineligible to play.