Riyad Mahrez (left), the winning goal is produced.
The defending champion won Monday’s big game at Tottenham Hotspur, on the bad playable field of Wembley. It was 1-0 to the club from Manchester. Liverpool was in the end too strong for Cardiff City, 4-1.
City came after just six minutes on lead. The Algerian Riyad Mahrez scored, after preparatory work of Raheem Sterling. Erik Lamela was in the final stage, a beautiful opportunity in the second half, but shot over.
Number three Chelsea following the leaders on 2 points. If number five is Tottenham a gap of 5 points.