A game which was dubbed as the decider for the last spot in Europe saw an encounter which was really decided in the opening nine minutes, as Sean Dyche’s men were the victors by two goals to one and move onto 52 points for the season in the process – their best ever Premier League points total.
Burnley vs Leicester City
Venue: Turf Moor
Referee: Martin Atkinson
It feels odd to write, but Saturday’s clash between Burnley and Leicester is pivotal in deciding the Premier League’s representatives for next season’s Europa League.
Newcastle United secured a crucial 2-1 victory over Leicester City at the King Power on Saturday.
Leicester City vs Newcastle United
Venue: King Power Stadium
Referee: Stuart Attwell
The Foxes host the Magpies this Saturday with both sides looking for their third consecutive Premier League win. Although it may seem like a boring mid-table encounter, there is more riding on this fixture than first thought.
Leicester handed the Seagulls their third successive 2-0 defeat on Saturday as it was an afternoon of untaken chances for Chris Hughton’s men. Late second half goals from Vicente Iborra and Jamie Vardy punished a Glenn Murray penalty miss as the Foxes took all three points back to the Midlands.
In this series, we profile one Premier League team each week, looking at some of the history, records and trivia associated with each club. This week we profile Leicester City FC. Join us on a journey from 1884 to 2018 as we go, Behind the Club.
A dominant second half performance from Leicester City has deepened the pressure on Alan Pardew and West Brom and almost but not quite certified their relegation to the Championship come May.
West Brom vs Leicester City
Venue: The Hawthorns
Referee: Bobby Madley
West Bromwich Albion’s time in the Premier League is quickly running out as they prepare to face Leicester City this weekend, with Pardew’s side a vast eight points away from safety with only nine games to play.
A 97th minute stunner from Riyad Mahrez salvaged a point for Leicester City from a courageous Bournemouth side who arguably deserved to take home all three points to the South coast.