English Premier League: Leicester Rally Stuns Manchester United F.C.

Manchester United F.C. began on a strong note but their 3-1 lead was soon reversed as Leicester City staged a dramatic comeback to win 5-3.

updated: September 21, 2014 21:31 IST
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Butted out: Manchester United's Wayne Rooney, right, battles for the ball with Leicester's Wes Morgan.

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London: Leicester City came from 3-1 down to beat Manchester United 5-3 in a thrilling Premier League clash on Sunday.

It seemed big-spenders United were on course for their first competitive away victory under new manager Louis van Gaal after goals by Robin van Persie, Angel di Maria and Ander Herrera left them 3-1 up with just over 30 minutes remaining at the King Power Stadium. (Complete EPL coverage)

But a controversial penalty, converted by David Nugent, reduced the Foxes' deficit to 3-2 after they had got on the scoresheet through Leonardo Ulloa. (Pics)

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