“I would take his neck and then I would snap it. Credit to him because he took the responsibility.
“I tried to say Slimani because he is a penalty scorer but Mahrez has the personality to chose and he decided he wanted it.”
England striker Jamie Vardy said: “It’s the perfect start. We showed exactly what we can do.
“No fear, we just played our football and let that do the talking.”
CLUB BRUGES (4-4-2): Butelle; Van Rhijn, Engels (Poulain 53), Denswil, De Bock; Vormer, Simons, Pina, Vanaken; Diaby (Vossen 63), Izquierdo (Da Conceicao 78). Booked: Engels, Simons, Butelle, Vormer.
LEICESTER(4-4-2): Schmeichel; Hernandez, Huth, Morgan, Fuchs; Mahrez (Gray 81), Drinkwater, Amartey, Albrighton; Slimani (Ulloa 62), Vardy (Musa 70). Booked: Slimani, Ulloa. Goals: Albrighton 5, Mahrez 29, 61 pen. NEXT UP: Burnley (h), Sat PL.
Referee: T?Sidiropolous (Greece).