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EPL Champion, Man City defeats Leicester 1-0

Manchester City made a victory after defeated Leicester City 1-0 at King Power Stadium.
Goalkeepers Kasper Schmeichel and Ederson made serious saves in a free-flowing match to keep their respective teams on level terms before Bernardo Silva’s close-range finish settled a fine contest.
The Portuguese pounced after Joao Cancelo’s shot was deflected by Caglar Soyuncu into Silva’s path.
At 0-0 Manchester City’s Ederson saved well from Harvey Barnes, while at the other end Gabriel Jesus was twice denied by Schmeichel.
Leicester created several chances, Barnes clipping the top of the bar with a header before Jamie Vardy had a goal ruled out for offside.
Silva’s goal means City have won all their games since starting the defence of their Premier League crown with a 1-0 defeat at Tottenham.
Line-ups
Leicester
Formation 4-4-2
1Schmeichel
27Castagne
4Söyüncü
23Vestergaard
5Bertrand
11Albrighton
8Tielemans
25Ndidi
7Barnes
9Vardy
10Maddison
1Schmeichel
27Castagne
4SöyüncüBooked at 75mins
23VestergaardSubstituted forEvansat 61’minutes
5Bertrand
11Albrighton
8Tielemans25Ndidi
7BarnesSubstituted for Lookmanat 73’minutes
9Vardy
10MaddisonSubstituted for Iheanachoat 73’minutes
Substitutes
6Evans
12Ward
14Iheanacho
18Amartey
21Ricardo Pereira
22Dewsbury-Hall
29Daka
37Lookman
42Soumaré
Man City
Formation 4-3-3
31Ederson
2Walker
3Rúben Dias
14Laporte
27Cancelo
8Gündogan
16Rodri
20Bernardo Silva
9Gabriel Jesus
21Torres
10Grealish
31Ederson
2Walker
3Rúben Dias
14LaporteBooked at 38mins
27Cancelo
8Gündogan
16RodriBooked at 26mins
20Bernardo Silva
9Gabriel JesusSubstituted for Fernandinhoat 84’minutes
21TorresSubstituted for Sterlingat 64’minutes
10Grealish

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Written by Ishaq Mustafa

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