Manchester City VS Leicester City
Leicester City beat Manchester City (5-2) in a stunning game at Man City’s home ground.
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This is the first time in 686 games Pep’s side conceded 5 goals. It is also the first time in 438 games at the Etihad Stadium that Manchester City have conceded five goals (in any competition).
Only 2 players until now have scored a hat-trick against Pep’s side. First is Lionel Messi and second who also scored a hat-trick in last night’s game, is Jamie Vardy. He has done it twice. In fact, no player has ever scored more league goals against a Guardiola side than Vardy (six).
In this match Jamie Vardy, James Maddison and Youri Tielemans helped seal the victory for Leicester.
Although Man City played much better than their opponents with having the ball for more than 70% of the match they failed to land their shots on target. But, Leicester’s back line played incredibly well with 23 successful tackles and over 20 clearances.