Super Eagles Star Player Kelechi Iheanacho continues to impress in the England. Since his partnership with Jamie Vardy started, the Nigerian striker has been Unstoppable. Iheanacho has played from the bench most of his career. However, An Injury to Madison gave the striker the opportunity to play as a supporting Striker which was where in played in the Under17 world Cup. Leicester are now through to the final of the FA Cup after beating Southampton by a lone goal scored by Iheanacho. The goal was scored in the
Leicester and Southampton proceed in the semi-final game tonight and the match ended with 1-0 as Leicester qualifies to the final stage. Iheanacho, Nigeria international striker, and Leicester striker strike the only goal against. Southampton into the net at the early minute of the second half. However, Leicester will face Chelsea in the final stage of the Emirate FA cup. Last season of the Emirates cup, Chelsea got to the final stage but was defeated by Arsenal. It may be a very tight match for both teams.
English football's longest-ever campaign will come to a conclusion on the 15th of May 2021 when Chelsea and Leicester City face off at Wembley in the 140th FA Cup final. Both teams have enjoyed mixed fortunes in the Premier League this season, with the Blues ending their relationship under Frank Lampard and replacing him with Thomas Tuchel. The Blues knocked out favorites Manchester City in the semis and are seeking a first silverware under the reign of the German tactician. For the Leciester, things have been
Super Eagles striker Kelechi Iheanacho is fast turning into Leicester City's most dangerous player after scoring the only goal in their historical 1-0 FA Cup victory over Southampton on Sunday. The Foxes put up a gallant and professional performance to beat Southampton in a Semi Final fixture for the 2020/2021 FA Cup. Kelechi Iheanacho scored the lone goal of the game in the 55th minute after a great work from Jamie Vardy whose cross was finished by the Nigerian at the second time of asking. The 24-year-old
Chelsea are in the final of the FA Cup after a 1-0 win over Manchester City last night. The blues will now face either Leicester city or Southampton depending on who wins thier match today. Anthony Taylor has been chosen to officiate the finals of the FA Cup. The last time Anthony Taylor officiate Chelsea in the FA Cup final which Chelsea played in. Taylor sent off Matteo Kovacic reducing Chelsea to 10 men. The blues lost the trophy to Arsenal in a game which Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang won the man of the match.
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Iheanacho Fires Leicester Into FA Cup Final Leicester reached the FA Cup final for the first time in 52 years as Kelechi Iheanacho’s solitary goal earned a 1-0 win over Southampton in front of 4,000 fans at Wembley on Sunday. The biggest crowd for a football match in England for 13 months was made up of key workers and local residents as part of a test event for the return of fans in bigger numbers in the coming weeks. PDP Wants Pantami Sacked The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked President Muhammadu
The Second game of the FA cup Semi Finals takes place today, 18th of April, 2021. Leicester city would be coming up against Southampton as both sides compete for a place in the final, to face Chelsea Football Club who defeated Manchester City by a lone goal in the First Semi Final Fixture. The Nation Nigeria would be well represented in the FA cup clash between the Foxes (Leicester City) and the Saints (Southampton) as both Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho are expected to start today's encounter. Both Players
Chelsea are now into the final round of FA cup after a 1-0 win against Manchester city. The blues will now play against either Leicester city or Southampton in the final round depending on who qualifies. However, Anthony Taylor has finally been chosen to officiate the final round of FA cup. In Chelsea's last encounter with Anthony Taylor in the last FA cup final, Taylor sent Mateo Kovacic off at the second half leaving the blues with only 10 men on the pitch. The blues lost the trophy to Arsenal after which
The second leg of the Emirates FA cup semi-final has just been concluded. It was a day to be remembered as Nigerian professional footballer, Kelechi Iheanacho scores the only goal of the match to put his club, Leicester City to the final of the Emirates FA cup final for the first time in 52 years The game ended 1-0 in favour of Leicester city Since 2015 to date, Iheanacho has scored more FA Cup goals than any other player. He now has 14 FA Cup goals since 2015 beating Aguero and Harry Kane who are considered
Before you read this article, please don't forget to click on the follow button above for more news and updates. Following his wonderful performance this season, Iheanacho seems to have gotten the trust of Leicester's coach and the club fans. His incredible performance these few weeks has made him one of the most talked Nigerian footballers right now. With 7 goals in 5 matches for Leicester City, Iheanacho has come to become a trusted goal scorer for his England club. Today, Leicester posted a picture of Iheanacho
The premier league has witnessed some truly remarkable midfielders ply their trade in England. Here,we take a look at 10 of the greatest midfield maestros in the illustrious history of the league. 10.N'golo Kante Club:Leicester city/Chelsea The diminutive midfielder from Paris has come a long way since making his premier league debut for Leicester City and was one of the driving force behind the Foxes'fairytale premier league-winning season in 2015/2016. Kante,on his day, is arguably the best ball winner in
Nigerian Forward, Kelechi Iheanacho scored the only Goal as Leicester City defeated Southampton FC, sending them to the their first FA Cup Final in 52 years. Iheanacho has been in Blistering form for his side, scoring 10 goals in his last 7 games. His two strikes against Manchester United in the Quarter Finals set up a Semi Final Clash against Southampton and he proved his worth once again scoring in the 55th minute to set up a Final Clash against Chelsea. The highly anticipated encounter took a whole to get
Everything he touches turned to gold at the moment, no doubt Kelechi Iheanacho will be the cynosure of all eyes when Leicester faces Southampton in one of the semi-finals of the FA cup on Sunday. Leicester city is aiming for another final appearance since 1969 when they were defeated by Manchester City in the final courtesy of Neil Young's lone strike in the 24th minute. The last of their only four appearances in the final of the competition of which they lost in all the finals. Fifty-Two years after the
FA cup semi finals: Kelechi Iheanacho top list of players and time for matches this weekend released
The English FA cup 2020/2021 season semi finals will be played this weekend by four teams at Wembley stadium .The first semi finals match will be played by Chelsea vs Manchester city at Wembley stadium on Saturday 16th April 2021 .The time for the match is 5:30 Nigerian time.
After Tuchel confirmed Abraham's absence in FA cup squad, check the top club that picked up interest
It has been made clear that Tammy Abraham was not included in Chelsea's squad that will face Mancity despite being the blues' top scorer. After this message, Leicester city entered the race of signing this young striker despite having Jamie Vardy and Kelechi Iheanacho. Not only Leicester city, Westham has also declared interest in signing Tammy Abraham from Chelsea although nothing has been confirmed. Despite having Abraham, Werner, Giroud,Batsuayi and Kai Havertz,Tuchel is still planning to bring another striker
Super eagles skipper and former Leicester striker Ahmed Musa has returned to his former club Kano Pillars in his home country Nigeria.on a short-term deal, the team said on Wednesday.Kano Pillars said in a statement free agent Ahmed Musa has agreed to a contract until the end of the Nigerian league season in June.
The super eagles Captain of Nigeria has signed for boyhood club kano pillars in a second stint at the club, the former vvv venlo, cska Moscow, Leicester city and AL Nassir star joined the Nigerian club side for the remainder of the season in order to keep match fit before the afcons.
West Ham, Chelsea, Leicester or Liverpool could finish fourth and still miss out on Champions League
The race to the European qualification in the English Premier League this season continues to get tougher and with the shape and the position of English teams in the ongoing European cups may have implication on who finish fourth at the end of the season.Chelsea, Liverpool, West Ham and Leicester are all struggling to claim the 3rd and the 4th position with about 6 points different between the third position, (Leicester) and the fifth (Liverpool).
Ben Chiwell has been outstanding since his moved to Chelsea from Leicester city last summer and have quickly cement himself into the first team.Ben Chiwell who stole the show in the last game with FC Porto in the champion league where he collect the ball from a mistake of FC Porto defender and rounded of the keeper to give Chelsea a 2:0 win in the first leg of the tie.
One of the sweetest happiness in football is winning a match after being behind a goal or more.Because, at first, your mindset isn't about winning the match, but equalising, before thinking of scoring the winning goal.Here, we are going to take a look at some of the best comeback teams in Europe this season.