Premier League: Raheem Sterling's header helps Manchester City beat Arsenal; Tottenham go down to West Ham
Manchester United and Leicester are City's closest challengers as United saw off Newcastle 3-1 at Old Trafford and Leicester won 2-1 away to Aston Villa.
West Ham defeated Crystal Palace to occupy the fourth Champions League place.
Guardiola is refusing to lay the blame solely on his two strikers and will look to improve the scoring numbers through hard work on the training ground rather than new players from the transfer market.
Pep Guardiola's Manchester City have had a patchy start to the season but are now just three points behind leaders Tottenham after a dominant display at the Etihad.
UEFA Nations League: Gareth Southgate defends inclusion of Manchester City, United players in England squad
Southgate opted to call up players from the Etihad and Old Trafford for next month's Nations League fixtures away to Iceland and Denmark even though they featured in European club competitions in August.
Guardiola's team had been warned about Lyon, losing at home and then drawing away against the French club in last season's Champions League.
Champions League: Manchester City seize on Raphael Varane mistakes to oust Real Madrid, reach quarterfinals
Real Madrid's defensive mistakes by Raphael Varane were seized on by Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus to lead City into a quarterfinal against Lyon.
James, whose father is Jamaican, is impressed by the Premier League’s support of the Black Lives Matter movement and England forward Raheem Sterling’s comments about under-representation in coaching roles.
Lack of Black players in county cricket not good enough, says former England captain Michael Atherton
Only three Black players have made their England debut since 2000 — the most recent being Jofra Archer who is in England’s squad to face the West Indies this week in the first test.
All four of this year’s Cup quarter-finals, all played behind closed doors, were won by the away team — the first time that has happened since 1987.
Manchester United star player Marcus Rashford says speaking about social issues more normal for players now
Expressing opinions on social issues and campaigning for change is becoming more normal for the current generation of players, Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford has said.
Arsenal’s Brazilian defender David Luiz blamed himself for his team’s 3-0 defeat at Manchester City on Wednesday in which he was sent-off in the 49th minute.
'I feel ashamed': Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says white people should apologise for racism
Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling said he welcomed the pre-match show of support for 'Black Lives Matter' from Premier League.
Premier League: David Luiz sent off as Manchester City outclass Arsenal; Sheffield United denied by technology
Raheem Sterling scored the first goal of the Premier League’s return to action after the coronavirus lockdown as Manchester City defeated Arsenal 3-0 behind closed doors at the Etihad stadium on Wednesday.
UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin lauds players like Raheem Sterling and Marcelo for taking political stance
UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin on Wednesday praised footballers for taking a political stance and said the European football governing body’s own attempts to tackle racism in the game were “not enough.”
Premier League: Crystal Palace's Patrick van Aanholt to take knee before Bournemouth game, joining protests of George Floyd's killing
Van Aanholt echoed Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling’s call for increased representation of ethnic minorities in coaching positions,
Several of Gareth Southgate's England players, including Jadon Sancho, Raheem Sterling and Marcus Rashford, have shown their support or spoken out since the death of unarmed black man George Floyd at the hands of a police officer in Minneapolis on 25 May.
'Give equal chances to not just black coaches but also different ethnicities', Raheem Sterling calls for more diversity in British football
Sterling has backed anti-racism protests in Britain after the death of unarmed black man George Floyd in police custody in Minneapolis.
Not athletes' job to fix racism, we must study the true extent of the problem, says Sport England board member Chris Grant
Professional sportpersons including Lewis Hamilton and Raheem Sterling have become leading voices in the anti-racism movement amid protests over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man in police custody in Minneapolis.
Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling backs anti-racism protests in Britain, says 'only disease right now is racism'
Thousands of people have taken part in Black Lives Matter protests held in London and other British cities following Floyd’s death on 25 May.