Sterling maintained his recent habit of scoring in the closing moments — this time six minutes into injury time — as the Premier League leaders snatched a 2-1 victory over Southampton at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday.
It was the fourth time Sterling had pulled off such a feat this season after recent late clinchers against Feyenoord and Huddersfield as well as at Bournemouth earlier in the season.
Raheem Sterling scored an injury-time winner for Manchester City as they beat Southampton
The England forward curled the ball home on 96 minutes to secure all three points for City
In addition to that Everton, Watford, Shakhtar Donetsk and Napoli have also succumbed to him inside the last eight minutes of games while in total, Sterling has struck 13 goals this campaign.
His latest effort was arguably the pick of them, a curling shot from the edge of the area earning City a 12th straight league win and restoring an eight-point lead at the top of the table.
‘The way he scored was just incredible,…