Manchester City secured a nervy 2-1 win against Aston Villa this week, and the fixture saw Raheem Sterling reach a stunning Premier League milestone.
As per City Xtra, the England international has now reached 150 goal involvements in the Premier League, with the winger just two goals off the elusive 100 Club in the English top-flight.
Given Sterling’s age, it is quite a remarkable feat from the 26-year-old. And it was overall a night to remember for the attacker, with Pep Guardiola lauding the forward for his display against Villa.
With Sterling struggling for form for most of the season, the attacker has really come into his own in recent weeks. The winger was on the scoresheet against PSG and Everton in City’s last few games of November.
Moreover, Sterling’s involvements are coming in big games, with the forward’s assist last night opening the scoring for City in what was to be a crucial goal for Guardiola’s side.
City fans laud Sterling after career milestone against Villa
With Sterling now on 150 Premier League goal involvements, it really shed some light on how incredible a talent the City winger is, with the forward receiving mountains of praise from supporters on social media.
Indeed, the England star has been on the backend of criticism from some fans all season. Yet his performance last night was a reminder of how good Sterling can be.
Here’s what some City supporters had to say on Twitter about Sterling’s latetst Premier League milestone Villa…
We disrespect him so much— Phillipah Foden (@MikeCITY_) December 1, 2021
Only 26😭— ™️ (@MCFC_Liban) December 1, 2021
2 more for the 100 club— ¹⁷ (@ohzai17) December 1, 2021
Legend https://t.co/3jy9YUSiOg— Mason🇧🇼 (@CITYMason_) December 1, 2021
All at 26….. incroyable https://t.co/0UIJ7WDBJ1— Toku (@RS7era) December 1, 2021