FilGoal | News | Haaland missed? No problem.. De Bruyne’s great saves Manchester City from Leicester’s claws

Manchester City scored a valuable victory at the expense of Leicester City, with a goal without a response.

De Bruyne led Manchester City to beat Leicester in the 14th round of the English Premier League.

Kevin De Bruyne scored the game’s only goal in the 49th minute from a free kick, which he executed in a superb manner.

The win put Manchester City at the top of the English Premier League standings with 29 points, one point ahead of Arsenal, who are preparing to face Nottingham Forest.

Leicester City’s balance stopped at 11 points, in 17th place.

Manchester City returned to score from a direct free kick in the league after a 650-day absence since Raheem Sterling’s goal against Crystal Palace in January 2021.

Match events

Manchester City started the match with offensive pressure, and missed a dangerous opportunity through Alcay Gundogan, who converted a dangerous header that was saved by the Leicester goalkeeper in the tenth minute.

Leicester City responded with a dangerous shot from Huffy Barnes that Ederson saved in the 24th minute.

Manchester City players demanded a penalty kick after interfering with Grealish, but the match referee decided to resume play.

With the start of the second half, Kevin De Bruyne scored the first goal from a direct free kick in a superb manner in the 49th minute.

Leicester City’s Yuri Tielemans was denied the equalizer by a powerful shot on the bird.

Inacho Clichy missed the opportunity to score the equalizer and hit hard near the Manchester City goal.

Batson Dhaka missed a new chance to equalize after heading a dangerous header towards Ederson’s goal.

Manchester City managed to maintain the result of the lead until the end of the remaining time to get 3 valuable points.

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