Manchester City was hosted by Southampton on its field, as part of the 33rd round of the EPL.
Alexander Zinchenko appeared in the starting line-up of the guests. The rival quickly scored a goal as the 23-year-old football player lost the ball, in the 16th minute of the game.
Zinchenko apologized for his mistake, as a result of which Citizens lost.
“I apologize to the entire Manchester City team and fans. Such mistakes are unacceptable,”- wrote the Ukrainian on his page on Instagram.
In the EPL, Zinchenko played 15 matches this season and did not feature ineffective actions.