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Leicester stuns Man City to stretch EPL lead, Spurs go 2nd

With a 3-1 win at Manchester City, Leicester showed why it really could be lifting the English Premier League trophy for the first time in May.

From 5,000/1 outsiders for the title in August, Leicester became the 7/4 favorite with several British bookmakers on Saturday after going five points clear at the top.

"I don't believe in the bookmakers," Leicester manager Claudio Ranieri said. "The bookmakers at the beginning said Ranieri would be the first to be sacked. Then?"

Then, Leicester went on to lose only two out of 25 league games and to close in on the most astonishing title challenge in the modern English game.

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