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04/11/21
King Power Stadium
Europa League • Group C
  • 2nd Half
  • Leicester City
  • Spartak Moscow
  • LitvinovKutepov
    90'
  • IgnatovLomovitski
    87'
  • SoumaréDewsbury-Hall
    83'
  • PromesUmjarov
    77'
  • SobolevBakaev
    77'
  • Moses
    74'
  • DakaVardy
    71'
  • Tielemans
    67'
  • Sobolev
    59'
  • PérezNdidi
    59'
  • BertrandLookman
    58'
  • Amartey
    58'
  • Moses
    51'
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Leicester City - Spartak Moscow

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  • End of 2nd Half
90'+5

FULL-TIME: It's ended all square at the King Power Stadium. Leicester City 1-1 Spartak Moscow.

90'+5 

The corner is cleared, and that could be it...

90'+5 

It's deflected wide for another corner.

90'+5 

Last chance saloon now, we're deep into added time but Leicester continue to attack... and they have a corner!

90'+3 

Corner for Leicester find Iheanacho deep into the Moscow box, he tried to curl his effort into the far corner but it was high and wide.

90'+1 

We're into the first of five minutes of added time.

90' 

We've had a stop-start few minutes here with Spartak Moscow players going down with cramp, expecting a decent amount of time to be added...

83' 

Off the post! How's that not gone in?! Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall, who has just come on, had a header blocked by his own teammate in Iheanacho, who then had his own strike clatter the post.

79' 

Leicester chance! Lookman makes another sharp run into the box but Caufriez is there to clear the danger.

79' 

We have just over ten minutes remaining here for either side to find a winner.

75'

SAVED! The keeper guesses the right way and Jamie Vardy's penalty is saved!

75' 

Lookman gets himself inside the box and Moses pulls his shirt as the Leicester man passes him. Vardy over the spot kick...

74'

PENALTY LEICESTER!

72' 

Leicester look to break down the left with Lookman but Moses does superbly to dispossess him and win a free-kick.

70' 

Leicester sub: Daka comes off for Jamie Vardy.

67' 

Moscow have a free-kick comfortably cleared by Leicester.

58'

Leicester sub: Perez is replaced by Wilfried Ndidi

  • Ademola Lookman
    OffRyan BertrandLeicester CityLeicester sub: Ademola Lookman replaces Ryan Bertrand.
  • Ademola Lookman
    OnAdemola LookmanLeicester City
58'

Leicester sub: Ademola Lookman replaces Ryan Bertrand.

  • Daniel Amartey
    GoalDaniel AmarteyLeicester CityThat's more like it from the hosts! Perez gets the flick on at the near post for Amartey to rise highest and head home at the back-post, game on!
58' 

That's more like it from the hosts! Perez gets the flick on at the near post for Amartey to rise highest and head home at the back-post, game on!

58'

GOAL! Leicester are level!

58' 

Corner for Leicester. They've rarely troubled the visitors from set-pieces so far...

57' 

Moscow have proven difficult for Leicester to break down so far, and that goal is only going to make it tougher for the Foxes to get one back.

55' 

As things stand, Leicester are bottom of Group C...

  • Victor Moses
    GoalVictor MosesSpartak MoscowThe deadlock is broken and it's come from nothing! Soyuncu gets caught up the pitch which allows Mikhhail Ignatov space down the right-hand side, who dinks in a brilliant cross finding the head of Victor Moses, who is as free as a bird in the Leicester box, and was able to simply guide the header beyond Schmeichel.
51' 

The deadlock is broken and it's come from nothing! Soyuncu gets caught up the pitch which allows Mikhhail Ignatov space down the right-hand side, who dinks in a brilliant cross finding the head of Victor Moses, who is as free as a bird in the Leicester box, and was able to simply guide the header beyond Schmeichel.

51'

GOAL! Spartak Moscow take the lead!

49' 

Plenty of movement in the area but its well cleared by Moscow.

48' 

Leicester have started the second half as they started the first... fast. They have a corner.

  • 2nd Half
45'

We're back underway for the second half.

  • End of 1st Half
45'+1

The referee brings the first half to a close and it remains all square at the King Power Stadium.

45' 

One minute of added time at the end of the first half.

43' 

Spartak Moscow earn a corner after Ayrton Lucas' brilliant run is forced out wide and behind for a corner... which Schmeichel collects.

41' 

Big chance Leicester! Ihneanacho produces a brilliant bit of close-control to take on two Moscow players in the penalty area but Daka gets in the way of his team mate unleashing a left footed strike!

40' 

We're into the final five minutes of the first half.

40' 

Promes puts pressure on a lofted ball towards the Leicester back line, but Amartey deals with it well to keep the Moscow striker at bay.

37' 

Samuel Gigot gets his head to it but the ball sails over the bar.

36' 

Spartak Moscow have a corner! The visitor's are a tall side, it will be interesting to see how Leicester deal with this...

35' 

Leicester have produced wave after wave of attack during this first half, Moscow have soaked up the pressure well and are making life difficult for the Foxes.

30' 

Chance Leicester! Caglar Soyuncu nicks the ball off Victor Moses and plays a delightful ball over the top for Iheanacho, who's touch is heavy as the ball is recovered by Selikhov.

27' 

The corner comes to nothing, is cleared and allows the visitor's to get out of their own half, but Leicester deal with it comfortably as Quincy Promes is dispossessed.

26' 

Tielemans fires in a great ball across the Moscow goal-mouth which is eventually cleared and Leicester have a corner.

23' 

Ayoze Perez whips the ball in but it's well cleared.

22' 

Leicester have a free-kick out wide on the left-hand side.

18' 

Soumare rattles the woodwork! What an effort from Boubakary Soumare! His strike from 25 yards out hits the bar and is cleared.

That would have been his first goal for the club, and what a goal it would have been to get off the mark!

17' 

Leicester are playing some good football in and around the Spartak Moscow 18-yard box, but it's not quite clicking for Brendan Rodgers side in the final third.

14' 

Moscow have a half-hearted attempt to attack Leicester's defence but its comfortably cleared up by the Foxes.

11' 

Youri Tielemans looks to plant a swing in a cross from deep, but it's slightly over hit and the goalkeeper safely collects.

10' 

It's been a bright opening ten minutes from the home side. Moscow are sitting deep and inviting Leicester to attack.

8' 

Daka looks to test the keeper from 35 yards out but his shot is blocked at close-range.

5' 

Leicester have a lot of space to move the ball around and look threatening down Timothy Castagne's right flank. He puts in a cross but it's comfortably collected by Alexander Selikhov.

4' 

Kelechi Iheanacho finds some space on the edge of the box but his shot is straight down the keeper's throat.

2'  

Leicester test the Spartak Moscow defence early on but the visitor's keep the hosts at bay, a speculative effort from Daniel Amarty is dragged wide.

1'

KICK-OFF: We're underway

19:58 

The teams are out on the pitch and we're moments away from kick-off...

19:55 

COUNTDOWN: Five minutes until kick-off.

19:45 

Group C's other fixture between Legia Warsaw and Napoli ended 4-1 to Napoli, which means a win for Leicester will take them level on points with Napoli at the top of the group.

19:36 

The Foxes are out and warming-up ahead of kick-off at 8pm.

19:28 

Brendan Rodgers has made three changes to his side that lost at home to Arsenal on Saturday.

Daka returns alongside Ryan Bertrand and Ayoze Perez, as Luke Thomas and Jamie Vardy are dropped to the bench, whilst James Maddison misses out altogether through illness.

19:20 

This is a big game for Leicester. They sit third in Group C on four points, with tonight's opponents in fourth, just a point behind the Foxes.

Legia Warsaw and Napoli, positioned first and second respectively, are currently drawing 1-1 with 15 minutes to play.

As it stands Leicester are three points off top spot, and two shy of the Italians in second.

19:10 

These two sides met in Moscow in the previous matchday, with Leicester coming out on top - Patson Daka scoring all four goals in a 4-3 win.

He returns to the starting XI tonight...

Patson Daka
19:00 

The away team news is confirmed

SPARTAK MOSCOW: Selikhov, Caufriez, Gigot, Dzhikiya (C), Ayrton, Litvinov, Zobnin, Moses, Ignatov, Sobolev, Promes

Subs: Makismenko, Markov, Eshchenko, Gaponov, Kutepov, Rasskazov, Umyarov, Lomovitsky, Melinikov, Bakaev, Larsson

18:55 

Here's how Brendan Rodgers lines his team up this evening...

LEICESTER CITY: Schmeichel (C), Castagne, Amarty, Evans, Soyuncu, Bertrand, Tielemans, Soumare, Perez, Iheanacho, Daka

Subs: Jakupović, Ward, Benković, Daley-Campbell, Nelson, Thomas, Ndidi, Choudhury, Dewsbury-Hall, Madivadua, Lookman, Vardy.

18:50 

Good evening and welcome to Eurosport's LIVE digital coverage of the Europa League Group C clash between Leicester City and Spartak Moscow at the King Power Stadium. Kick-off is just over an hour away (20:00 GMT). Team news to follow...