Leicester increased the pressure on Man United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is one of the high scoring football scores on the weekend in the Premier League. The loss ended the longest unbeaten run away from home by a Premier League team. It was the visitors who opened the scoring with an absolute screamer. Youri Tielemans and Caglar Soyuncu scored two quickfire goals to give the hosts the lead. Marcus Rashford looked to have secured a point but Jamie Vardy scored from the kickoff.

Player ratings

Leicester: Schmeichel (6), Pereira (7), Amartey (6), Evans (7), Soyuncu (7), Castagne (7), Soumare (7), Tielemans (8), Maddison (7), Vardy (8), Iheanacho (7)
Subs: Perez (7), Daka (7), Vestergaard (n/a)

Man Utd: De Gea (6), Wan-Bissaka (6), Lindelof (6), Maguire (5), Shaw (6), Matic (6), Pogba (6), Greenwood (8), Fernandes (6), Sancho (6), Ronaldo (5)
Subs: Rashford (7), McTominay (6), Lingard (6)

Man of the match: Youri Tielemans

Managers Reaction

Brendan Rodgers: “I thought we started well, then we came back into the game and showed a great mentality. In the second half, it was about reinforcing that aggression in our game, that is when we are at our best. We were excellent at creating opportunities going forward and we could have had more.”

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: “We didn’t deserve a point today. I wouldn’t say it was maturity, it was the focus on the key moments. Two set-pieces, one goal 10 seconds after we equalize, are goals that should not happen. We weren’t good enough at second balls and 50-50s, the sort of things you need to do to win football matches. The best player was David and he conceded four goals.”

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