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Arsenal and Man Utd target Riyad Mahrez should stay at Leicester, says Claudio Ranieri

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In-form Jamie Vardy scores from the penalty spot for Leicester

It is Vardy, though, who remains the man to beat in the top scorer's market and, with a place in Roy Hodgson's Euro 2016 squad at stake, the Leicester striker will be determined to use the remainder of the campaign to make his case to the England manager.

Jamie Vardy scored the winner from the penalty spot as he closed to within one goal of Ruud van Nistelrooy's record of scoring in 10 consecutive Premier League games after Heurelho Gomes' howler had the enable N'golo Kante to open the scoring with his first Leicester goal.

The Hornets will also be more than pleased with their return to the Premier League to date.

Although Foxes' fans are desperate to keep Vardy at the club, here are five reasons why we think that Vardy would be better off leaving for either Liverpool or Spurs. Vardy still possesses the hunger of a player who has experienced the clichéd rags to riches story but couples it with a predatory instinct in front of goal.

Leicester City forward Jamie Vardy is confident his goalscoring run will continue.

He simply wants it more than other players and this combined with his pace is an exciting prospect.

"When we got the penalty Riyad Mahrez gives Jamie the ball and says, "Come on score".

In fact, this fixture boasts the three top scorers in the league to date, with Vardy (11), Riyad Mahrez (7) and Ighalo (7) all set to take the field.

He certainly divided opinion with his off-field antics, but what can't be doubted is that Nigel Pearson performed a minor miracle with Leicester City last season. The striker is reported as being 2 days away from a return and if that is the case it is hard to imagine Flores wouldn't have him on the pitch given the contribution eh has already made to Watford's good start to the season. Vardy will have his chance to match van Nistelrooy's record away to Newcastle on the 21st November. We started very well and we wanted to press up because Watford built the action from a deep position.

'It is another very important step so it is important he grows up with me, here'.

Much was expected from their captain Troy Deeney who scored just once since helping his side secure promotion to the Premier League, but Ighalo stepped in with seven goals in 11 appearances.

Sunderland's struggles at the foot of the table continued as Southampton earned a deserved 1-0 win at the Stadium of Light, Dusan Tadic hammering home the 69th-minute penalty which underlined their superiority.

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