Brighton put up a brave fight at the Etihad, but Manchester City ultimately rolled to their fourth straight league win behind Phil Foden's lone goal.
Kyle Walker catches Burnley sleeping with a quick throw, and Riyad Mahrez sweeps home an exquisite finish to double Manchester City's lead. A costly turnover leads to an easy opening goal, as Manchester City rip Burnley apart to set up Riyad Mahrez for a simple finish. Manchester City put Burnley to the sword once again, as Riyad Mahrez's hat trick led the way in a 5-0 romp. Riyad Mahrez made it look easy, earning the match ball with a clinical hat trick in Manchester City's demolition of Burnley.