Leicester make the Champions League look easy with 3-0 win at Brugge

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Claudio Ranieri suggested last season’s heroic Premier League title was a dream for Leicester City. After a perfect start to their 2016/17 European campaign, it seems the midlands club is yet to wake up.

It started perfectly against Club Brugge, with Marc Albrighton arriving to the party early on.

1 – Marc Albrighton is the first Leicester player to score in European competition since Muzzy Izzet in September 2000. Moment.

— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) September 14, 2016

If you’d given a blank script and a pen to a Foxes fan, they couldn’t have written it any better.

That Mahrez free kick!! 😳😳😳

— Scott Taylor (@ScottTagTaylor) September 14, 2016

The real Riyad is back. Brilliant free-kick from Mahrez. Class is permanent. #LCFC #UCL

— John Bennett (@JohnBennettBBC) September 14, 2016

Leicester looked right at home in the competition, notching a third goal after half-time. They’ll hope for three more points when Brugge come to the King Power Stadium.


— Leicester City (@LCFC) September 14, 2016

Mahrez again, this time from the penalty spot. Piece of cake this Champions League business.

— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) September 14, 2016

It truly was a night that Leicester fans will never forget.

An all-time great night for Leicester City Football Club. Unforgettable.

— David Bevan (@Unbelievables_) September 14, 2016

Fans of Ranieri’s men will hope the best is yet to come, however. Just how far could they go in this competition?

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