Of the Portuguese trio, only Rúben Dias started at the center of the defense, with João Cancelo and Bernardo Silva staying on the bench, perhaps in management for the clash with Borussia Dortmund, on Tuesday, for the Champions League. At Leicester, Ricardo Pereira joined 71 ‘to replace Marc Albrighton. Regarding the game, the citizens they won only in the second half, with goals from Frenchman Benjamin Mendy, at 58 ‘, and Brazilian Gabriel Jesus, after Raheem Sterling’s pass, at 74′.
Manchester City reach 71 points and are 17 ahead of Manchester United, although Bruno Fernandes’ team has two games behind. Leicester maintains 3rd place, with 56 points and the same five ahead of Chelsea.
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