De Bruyne leads Manchester City to the top of the Premier League with a goal in Leicester
Manchester City jumped to the top of the English Premier League table, after defeating Leicester City with a goal in the match that brought them together today, Saturday, in the 14th round of the Premier League competition at King Power Stadium.
Leicester vs Manchester City
Both Man City and Leicester played a mediocre run throughout the first 45 minutes of action, without any vital attacks on the goal.
In the 9th minute, Ilkay Gundogan hit a header on Leicester’s goal, after a perfect cross from Cancello, but goalkeeper Ward saved it, and the 12th minute witnessed another attempt for Man City against Leicester, with a header from Rodri, but goalkeeper Ward turned it into a corner.
Leicester City began to exchange the offensive side against Man City, with a powerful shot from Barnes, which was easily blocked by the Citizens goalkeeper Ederson, and in the 28th minute, Belgian Kevin De Bruyne fired a powerful missile at Leicester’s goal, but the goalkeeper was on the lookout for it.
The Man City team intensified its attack against Leicester City, with the start of the second half, to snatch the lead in the match, and in the 49th minute, Belgian star Kevin De Bruyne scored the first goal for Man City against Leicester.
Leicester City tried to adjust the result against Man City, with more than one attempt against the City goal, but to no avail. The match remained an argument between Man City and Leicester until the final whistle with a deserved victory in favor of the heavenly team.
With this result, the Man City team raises its score to 29 points and takes the top spot in the English Premier League standings, temporarily, a point behind Arsenal, the runner-up, and has a match in the same round against Nottingham Forest tomorrow, while Leicester City’s balance freezes at point 11 in 17th place.