2/26/2019 Reuters

Leicester beat Brighton as Rodgers watches on

Newly-appointed Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers watched from the stands as the Foxes returned to form with a 2-1 defeat of Brighton.

  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 10
    • Demarai Gray Goal
  • 23
    • Martín Montoya Yellow Card
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 51
    • On: Yves Bissouma | Off: Pascal Gross
  • 63
    • Jamie Vardy Goal
  • 66
    • Davy Propper Goal
  • 67
    • On: Jürgen Locadia | Off: Solly March
  • 69
    • On: Nampalys Mendy | Off: Youri Tielemans
  • 81
    • On: José Izquierdo | Off: Dale Stephens
  • 84
    • Jamie Vardy Yellow Card
  • 90+1
    • On: Shinji Okazaki | Off: James Maddison
  • 90+6
    • On: Kelechi Iheanacho | Off: Jamie Vardy
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
Leicester City Logo Leicester City LEI Brighton & Hove Albion BHA Brighton & Hove Albion Logo
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LEI
4-3-3
  • 1Schmeichel
  • 3Chilwell
  • 15Maguire
  • 6Evans
  • 14Pereira
  • 10Maddison
    On: Shinji Okazaki | Off: James Maddison
  • 25Ndidi
  • 21Tielemans
    On: Nampalys Mendy | Off: Youri Tielemans
  • 19Barnes
  • 9Vardy
    On: Kelechi Iheanacho | Off: Jamie Vardy
  • 7Gray
No. Name
1 Kasper Schmeichel
Saves 2
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
15 Harry Maguire
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
6 Jonny Evans
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
3 Ben Chilwell
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
14 Ricardo Pereira
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
25 Wilfred Ndidi
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
10 James Maddison
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
90'+1' 20  Shinji Okazaki
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
21 Youri Tielemans
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
69' 24  Nampalys Mendy
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
9 Jamie Vardy  63' 84'
Goals 1
  • Shots 4
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
90'+6' 8  Kelechi Iheanacho
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
19 Harvey Barnes
Goals 0
  • Shots 7
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
7 Demarai Gray  10'
Goals 1
  • Shots 3
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
12 Danny Ward
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
5 Wes Morgan
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
28 Christian Fuchs
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
31 Rachid Ghezzal
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: King Power Stadium
  • ,
  • ATTENDANCE: 30,558

Match Commentary

90'+7' Match ends, Leicester City 2, Brighton and Hove Albion 1.
90'+7' Second Half ends, Leicester City 2, Brighton and Hove Albion 1.
90'+7' Offside, Leicester City. Ben Chilwell tries a through ball, but Kelechi Iheanacho is caught offside.

Match Stats

LEI
BHA

Possession

49% 51%

Shots (on Goal)

19 (3)
15 (3)
LEI BHA
6 Fouls 4
1 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
2 Offsides 4
4 Corner Kicks 8
2 Saves 1
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English Premier League Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Manchester City 38 +72 98
2 Liverpool 38 +67 97
3 Chelsea 38 +24 72
4 Tottenham Hotspur 38 +28 71
5 Arsenal 38 +22 70
6 Manchester United 38 +11 66
7 Wolverhampton Wanderers 38 +1 57
8 Everton 38 +8 54
9 Leicester City 38 +3 52
10 West Ham United 38 -3 52
11 Watford 38 -7 50
12 Crystal Palace 38 -2 49
13 Newcastle United 38 -6 45
14 AFC Bournemouth 38 -14 45
15 Burnley 38 -23 40
16 Southampton 38 -20 39
17 Brighton & Hove Albion 38 -25 36
18 Cardiff City 38 -35 34
19 Fulham 38 -47 26
20 Huddersfield Town 38 -54 16