Wilfred Ndidi made his 18th Premier League start of the season for Leicester City who handed reigning champions, Manchester City a 2-1defeat at the King Power stadium reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
The win was Leicester City’s second straight win in four days after their remarkable win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
The defeat as well was the second in a row for Pep Guardiola’s side.
Bernado Silva scored the opener for Manchester City in the 14th minute but Marc Albrighton restored parity for the 2015 EPL champions five minutes later.
Ricardo Pereira sealed the win for Leicester City nine minutes from time.
Ndidi’s compatriot, Kelechi Iheanacho was not listed for the encounter.
At Anfield, Liverpool extended their lead at the top of the EPL trouncing Newcastle United 4-0.
Goals from Dejan Lovren, Mohamed Salah, Xherdan Shaqiri and Fabinho moved Liverpool six points clear of second place Tottenham Hotspur.
Manchester City dropped to third spot in the EPL table.
Hueng Min Son scored twice for Tottenham Hotspur who smashed Bournemouth 5-0 in a Premier League game on Boxing Day.
Lucas Moura, Christen Eriksen and Harry Kane were also on target for Spurs who moved up to third in the standing.
At Old Trafford Paul Pogba hit a brace for Manchester United who defeated Huddersfield Town 3-1.
Nemanja Matic has shot the Red Devils into the lead in the 28th minute before Pogba’s second half brace.
Mathias Jorgensen struck in the 88th minute to reduce the deficit to 3-1.
Everton defeated Burnley 5-1 at Turf Moor.
At Selhurst Park, Crystal Palace and Cardiff City played out a goalless draw while Fulham and Wolverhampton Wanderers also drew 1-1 at Craven Cottage.Copyright © 2020 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.