FA CUP:LEICESTER CITY VS MANCHESTER UNITED

The foxes led by the in-form Nigerian striker Kelechi Iheanacho deservedly put the Red Devils out of the FA Cup at the quarter final stage yesterday. Defensive mistakes cost United. Particularly the Fred error. Why play out from the back when it is really not on? Matic had a poor game in defensive midfield, wasContinue reading “FA CUP:LEICESTER CITY VS MANCHESTER UNITED”

PREMIER LEAGUE:LEICESTER CITY VS ARSENAL

Nicolas Pepe was the main man for the Gunners capping off a 5 star showing at the King Power with a goal in their 3-1 win. Things went downhill for Leicester after the Tielamans goal. Arsenal dominated the ball ,Arteta’s instruction clearly targeting inexperienced full back Thomas(not Partey) of Leicester with special treatment from Pepe.Continue reading “PREMIER LEAGUE:LEICESTER CITY VS ARSENAL”

PREMIER LEAGUE:LEICESTER CITY VS LIVERPOOL

Fir the second match running Champions Liverpool suffered a second half meltdown to go down at the King Power 3-1. Klopp gave a first start to Schalke 04 signing Kabak in the heart of defense with Henderson. It had no effect whatsoever to stabilize that shaky back 4. Ndidi is indeed the MAN at theContinue reading “PREMIER LEAGUE:LEICESTER CITY VS LIVERPOOL”

PREMIER LEAGUE: LEICESTER VS LEEDS

Leeds produced the performance of the weekend with a win at the King Power but how about that performance by Bamford.He was helped in part by weak defending by Jonny Evans who seemed to forget his role in the team. Wilfred Ndidi’s absence was felt no disrespect intended for Mendy. Raphinha bossed the midfield andContinue reading “PREMIER LEAGUE: LEICESTER VS LEEDS”

PREMIER LEAGUE TUESDAY ROUNDUP

Chelsea started with an ambitious 4-5-1 against Leicester City which back fired on them in the second half. Lampard having sacrificed a defensive midfielder in Jorginho hoping to get the early advantage over the foxes. This meant Kai Harvetz had the unenviable task of keeping Maddison under lock and key which he failed to doContinue reading “PREMIER LEAGUE TUESDAY ROUNDUP”

PREMIER LEAGUE ROUNDUP

When Southampton lost 0-9 to Leicester City last season one would be tempted to say their days in the league were numbered. They went on to recover pretty well finishing a very credible 11th on the table. Crystal Palace may like to take a page off Ralph Hasenhuttl’s side if they are to recover fromContinue reading “PREMIER LEAGUE ROUNDUP”

LEICESTER CITY VS FULHAM

Fulham won at Leicester to win their second match of the campaign. Scott Parker’s starting eleven was a very conservative 5-4-1 formation(not that I am blaming him, the cottagers have conceded a mammoth 18 goals going into this one). He started without target man Mitrovic. That big decision was ultimately justified by the Serb’s replacementContinue reading “LEICESTER CITY VS FULHAM”

Arsenal Vs Leicester City

Arsenal is undoing the good work they did at the start of the season by showcasing naive defending that was the hallmark of Arsene Wenger’s reign at the Emirates. The Gunners were caught out with a brilliant pass from Tielemans, thereby giving Under the easiest assist he will ever make. It may have been Vardy’sContinue reading “Arsenal Vs Leicester City”