Pasalic Mario on Wednesday evening, October 6, scored the goal that gave Italian club Atalanta a point against Premier League champions Manchester City in the Champions League.

Before facing Manchester City in this encounter, Atalanta have lost their last three games in Group C, and they needed to get a point for their fans.

Atalanta started the encounter on a good note and they would have even scored the first goal in the fourth minute when Hateboer set up De Roon, but he could not beat Ederson Moraes.

Manchester City had their own chance to score two minutes later through Gabriel Jesus who got a brilliant pass from Kevin De Bruyne, but he missed the great chance.

Pep Guardiola’e men finally took the lead in the 7th minute through England international Raheem Sterling who was assisted by Brazilian Gabriel Jesus.
The first half however ended with Manchester City taking a 1-0 lead into the dressing room against Atalanta.

Atalanta changed their pattern of play in the second half to a more attacking one, but they still failed to get the equalizer.

City would have even scored another goal to increase their tally only for Brazil international Gabriel Jesus to miss a penalty.

Pasalic Mario eventually restored parity for Atalanta in the 49th minute after gaining an assist from Alejandro Gomez to the delight of the home fans.

Both teams failed to get the winning goal in this encounter as they had to share the points.

Meanwhile, Manchester City are still topping the Champions League Group C with 10 points after four games played.

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