Pep Guardiola possession football continue to pay a dividend as Manchester city cruise into a 2nil victory over Leicester City at the king power Stadium on Saturday.
The defeat saw the foxes toothless, absorbing pressure from the city attackers throughout the game. ESPN reports that Leceister city fails to register a single shot on target before halftime.
The first goal of the match came from an unlikely source as Manchester City left-back Mendy open the scoring with a composed finished. Brazilian attacker Gabriel Jesus put the cherry on the cake after a lovely interchange of passes from de bryne and Mahrez.
The victory put man city in the commanding position as a title contender. Guardiola is confident that his side will emerge as the winner of the 2020/2021 premier league campaign. Star striker Aguero has been told to leave the club as a legend at the end of the season when his contract expires. The Argentine was part of the rejuvenated Pep Guardiola team winning domestic treble 2years ago. With mutual consent, his contract would be terminated.
Manchester City sits at the top of the log with 71points in 31games.