(ANSA) – ROME, SEPTEMBER 27 – Bad slip for Manchester City in its second match in the Premier League, beaten 5-2 at home by Leicester who flies to the top of the championship with nine points in three games. For Pep Guardiola it is the worst home defeat on the bench of the Citizens, a knockout that mainly bears the signature of Jamie Vardy, author of a hat-trick between the end of the first half and the beginning of the second that marked the game. The start of the match had deluded City, already leading in the 4 ‘with the former Foxes midfielder Riyad Mahrez, but Vardy equalized in the 37th minute from a penalty after being fouled by Walker. Between 9 ‘and 13’ st the attacker beat Ederson again, the second with a new penalty. The 1-4 goal was made by Maddison, still from penalty, while in the final Aki and Tielemans completed the scoring.
“Obviously it’s hard to lose like this – said the Catalan coach -, but it’s still the second game of the championship. We have to try to see what to do to prevent it from happening again and this is my job. Of course I feel bad for the boys, for society. We have to analyze and improve “. (HANDLE).
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