Leroy Sane opened the scoring for Manchester City against Watford
Leroy Sane’s opening goal in Manchester City’s 2-1 win at Watford shows how the winger’s game is evolving, writes Adam Bate.
It has not been a straightforward year for Leroy Sane. He missed out on the World Cup then started the Premier League season on the bench for Manchester City but the winger is ending the year on a high. He was instrumental in City’s 2-1 win at Watford on Tuesday.
3:01 Highlights from Manchester City's win over Watford in the Premier League. Highlights from Manchester City’s win over Watford in the Premier League.
Sane threatened to open the scoring early on when he burst through on goal only to be denied by Ben Foster but the Watford goalkeeper could not keep him out for long. The German chested home Riyad Mahrez’s right-wing cross to give City the lead.