Manchester City kicks off their 2021/22 UEFA Champions League with a big win over Leipzig. City scored six times with a standout performance as they win with a 6-3 scoreline. Leipzig was off to a bad start with Nathan Aké's header at the 16th minute but Nordi Mukiele's own goal hurt them even more, as hosts took control they faced a tough time containing Christopher Nkunku who pulled one back before the first time.
Then Riyad Mahrez converted a penalty to put City back in the lead. In the second half, City pulled the game out of reach with Jack Grealish, João Cancelo, and Gabriel Jesus all putting one past Leipzip’s goalkeeper. Despite a resistant Nkunku, who hit a hat trick but could not stop his side from losing. Nkunku also becomes the fourth player to score a hat trick in the competition for a losing side