Leicester started the season with six points from three played matches. I the last game, they won 2-1 on the road against Norwich. Brendan Rodgers’ side scored already in the 8th minute scored when Jamie Vardy found the net after Ricardo Pereira’s perfect cross. The teams went to the break at 1-1 after Teemu Pukki’s goal from the penalty spot.
Both teams had several goal-scoring chances in the second half, but guests’ Marc Albrighton eventually scored in the 76th minute for all three points. Manchester City started the 2021-22 season with also six points. After a 1-0 loss against Tottenham in the first round came two 5-0 wins at home for Pep Guardiola’s side. In those games, Manchester City won against Norwich and Arsenal.
Manchester City outclassed Arsenal in the previous match. Already after twelve minutes, it was 2-0. When Gabriel Jesus scored the third goal just before halftime, the game was already finished. The only question was how many times Manchester City players will score until the end