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Leicester City Breaks Legia’s Goal 3 Times in the First Half

SportsLeicester City Breaks Legia's Goal 3 Times in the...
LEICESTERLeicester City look tergginas in the first half against Legia Warsaw on matchday 5 Group C Europa League 2021/2022 at the King Power Stadium, Thursday (25/11/2021) evening local time or Friday (26/11/2021) early morning WIB. Kasper Schemeichel et al while winning 3-1.

The Foxes – Leicester’s nickname- appeared dominant in the first half. The three goals they scored were each scored by Patson Daka, James Maddison and Wilfred Ndidi. While Legia was only able to reply to one goal through Filip Mladenovic.

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While the course of the first half match, at minute 11, Leicester had opened the scoreboard through a goal created by Patson Daka. He kicked a wild ball that rolled after Harvey Barnes penetrated with his individual skills.

Ten minutes later, James Maddison doubled Leicester’s lead. The England international went past three players before unleashing a powerful shot towards the left that Cezary Miszta couldn’t save.

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Disastrous for the Foxes came in the 25th minute. The referee pointed to the spot after Caglar Soyuncu made a handball in the forbidden box.

Mahir Emreli who was appointed as executioner by Legia failed to do his job properly. However, the ball from his penalty kick which was saved by Kasper Schmeichel was grabbed by Filip Mladenovic and could not be blocked by the Danish goalkeeper.

Continuing to press, Brendan Rodgers’ troops again widened the distance to 3-1 in the 33rd minute. This time, it was Wilfred Ndidi’s turn to score with a header that welcomed Maddison’s corner.

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