With Leicester City’s £17m signing Harry Maguire off to a flyer this campaign, the Sheffield born centre back has high ambitions to play for his country come Russia next summer – an aspiration that is certainly achievable after this impressive start at his new club.
Leicester City recorded their first win of the season with goals from Shinji Okazaki and Harry Maguire inflicting Brighton’s second defeat in two games.
Leicester City v Brighton & Hove Albion
The Foxes will get the ball rolling with their home Premier League campaign this Saturday afternoon as the Seagulls visit Leicester for their first taste of traveling away from home in England’s top-flight.
The longest three months of the year are over. Wenger in, Wenger out? A 7-goal thriller on the opening night under the bright lights of the Emirates, the Premier League is well and truly back.
The Premier League returns on Friday night at the Emirates Stadium, kicking off with Arsenal against Leicester City in a highly anticipated opening fixture for the 2017/18 season.
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With 6 points separating Southampton in 8th and Watford in 17th after the completion of the 2016/17 Premier League season, the 2017/18 season looks to continue in this compact fashion. The 6-point gap was the closest in the Premier League since the turn of the new millennium, yet surprisingly the previous season saw a considerable 21-point gap between these positions with Liverpool in 8th and Sunderland in 17th respectively.