Manchester City defeats Leicester to win their ninth consecutive Premier League match
Written by News Room on December 27, 2021
Manchester City defeated Leicester to win their ninth consecutive Premier League match and move six points clear at the top of the table.
After only 25 minutes, the score line was 4-0 in favour of Manchester City as Riyad Mahrez and Raheem Sterling both scored from the penalty spot and the goals from Kevin de Bruyne and Ilkay Gundogan.
However, in the second half Leicester City scored three goals in the space of 10 minutes from James Maddison, Ademola Lookman and Kelechi Iheanacho, which made the score line 4-3.
An Aymeric Laporte’s header in the 69th minute made it 5-3 before Sterling added his second goal of the night to hand coach Pep Guardiola’s side a 6-3 win.