As it happened: Leicester City 2-1 Crystal Palace
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21:533 months ago

Full time: Leicester City 2-1 Crystal Palace

What a difference a half makes!

Palace were in cruise control at half time, thanks to Wilfried Zaha's 10th goal of the season. 

But a second half mauling from Castagne and Iheanacho has given the Foxes' Champions League hopes a huge boost!

Palace stay in 13th.

21:473 months ago

87'

Another chance for Benteke. 

However, he cannot direct his header on target.
21:413 months ago

GOAL! 2-1 Iheanacho

Oh my word! 

What a goal by Iheanacho!

A goal out of nothing!

He picks up the ball on the edge of the box, beats Dann and whacks a thunderbolt past Guaita!

21:373 months ago

78'

So close from Vardy!

Played through by Iheanacho, he bypasses Dann and drills a shot across the face of goal. 

Another chance goes begging!

21:293 months ago

Offside

Vardy has the ball in the back of the net, but is flagged offside.
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68'

Benteke leaps over Castagne, but his header is straight at Schmeichel.
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67'

Mazy run from Eze wins a Palace corner.
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63'

Vardy next to try his luck. 

Jinks into the box, past Kouyate and Ward, and drills a low shot which Guaita collects comfortably.

 

 

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57'

Maddison shoots from distance, but Guaita is equal to the effort.
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Oh dear Palace!

Riedewald breaks in behind the Leicester defence, left one-on-one with Schmeichel.

However, his pass, to tee up Benteke with an empty net at his mercy, is intercepted by Jonny Evans.

Palace should have scored.

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Goal! 1-1 Castagne

Leicester equalise!

Iheanacho robbed Kouyate inside the box and played through Castagne, who had burst into the penalty area. 

Castagne smashed a first time shot past Guaita to bring the game level.

Game on!

21:043 months ago

Second half

Leicester City get us underway for the second half!
20:473 months ago

Half time: Leicester City 0-1 Crystal Palace

Wilfried Zaha's goal the difference at the break.

A big 45 coming for Brendan Rodgers and his side's Champions League hopes!

20:353 months ago

33'

First Leicester chance for a while. 

Söyüncü hammers over from a corner; got the shot horribly wrong. 

His only goal for The Foxes before has come against Crystal Palace.

20:303 months ago

28'

Guaita collects cleanly. 

Palace are really stifling the game at the moment. 

The Foxes are struggling to find a way through Palace's stubborn defence.

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27'

Corner Leicester.
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21'

Graham Scott blows up for a foul on Scott Dann by Jonny Evans.
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20'

Corner for Leicester.
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18'

Resulting free kick from Tielemans is straight into the gloves of Guaita.
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17'

Riedewald booked for a foul on Tielemans.
20:163 months ago

GOAAALLL

1-0 Palace! 

Eze picked the ball up in the middle of the pitch, collecting the ball after Benteke robbed Tielemans. 

Eze picked out Zaha, who had darted through the heart of The Foxes' defence, and the Ivorian duly put the ball past Schmeichel.

20:123 months ago

10'

Zaha attempts to beat Fofana for pace, but the young Frenchman does well to usher the ball out of play for a goal kick.

A bright start from Hodgson's side.

Vardy looking menacing, as always!

20:043 months ago

3'

First chance for Leicester.

Vardy beat Ward, but Guaita did well to touch the ball away from Vardy - who was through on goal.

20:043 months ago

A change is shape for Palace?

It looks like a 4-1-4-1, with Zaha as the wide man on the left and Benteke through the middle.
20:013 months ago

Kick-off!

1, Palace get us underway!
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Leicester Xi

 

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Palace Xi

 

13:453 months ago

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13:443 months ago

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13:423 months ago

Predicted line-ups: Leicester City

Schmeichel, Castagne, Fofana, Evans, Soyuncu, Thomas, Ndidi, Tielemans, Maddison, Iheanacho , Vardy.
13:423 months ago

Predicted line-ups: Crystal Palace

Guaita; Ward, Kouyate, Cahill, Van Aanholt; Ayew, Milivojevic, Riedewald, Eze; Benteke, Zaha.
13:413 months ago

Team news: Leicester City

Ricardo Pereira may return to the side after he was left out on Thursday evening with a 'tight calf'.

Harvey Barnes and James Justin are out in the long term, while Wes Morgan is still struggling with a back problem.


13:403 months ago

Team news: Crystal Palace

Mamadou Sakho, James McCarthy, Connor Wickham, James Tomkins, Nathaniel Clyne, Wayne Hennessey and Nathan Ferguson remain unavailable for selection.

However, Sakho, Tomkins and Clyne have resumed training in some shape.

13:373 months ago

Kick-off time

Leicester City vs Crystal Palace will be played at the King Power Stadium, in Leicester, England.

The kick-off is scheduled for 20:00 GMT.

13:353 months ago

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