Leicester City vs Burnley : Classic Encounters
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Leicester City host Burnley this Saturday in a bid to get back to winning ways after two consecutive defeats to Manchester City and most recently Brighton & Hove Albion.

Meanwhile Burnley are still yet to win a game in the league this season, and they're currently sitting in 19th place with one point. It's fair to say that it's been a harrowing start to the season for Sean Dyche's men. 

However, both sides enjoyed a little joy midweek as they both progressed to the next round of the Carabao Cup.

Ahead of the weekend's fixture, VAVEL takes a look back over some classic encounters between the two sides over the past 10 years. 

Six years ago, in Leicester's 'great escape' season, they travelled to Turf Moor in what was set to be a hugely important match for the Foxes, in their bid to stay up. 

It was a nasty, scrappy affair in the ultimate relegation battle match, with the East Midlander's eventually taking a massive three points home with them.

Who else, but Jamie Vardy would score a the winner on the hour mark just seconds after the hosts hit the post from a spot kick. If Matty Taylor's penalty went in, the out come of the Foxes season could have ended up being a whole lot different.

Vardy's goal certainly wasn't a pretty one as he scrambled the ball over the line leaving the away end in pieces.

It was the first time they'd left the relegation since November 2014, and it was also the first time they'd won four successive top-flight games since 1966. A very special day for the Nigel Pearson's side. 

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The Premier League champions were enjoying a great week in the early stages of the season. Burnley travelled to the King Power just a few days after the Foxes won their first ever game in the Champions League, where they were 3-0 winners away at Club Brugge.

Debutant Islam Slimani marked his first game in English football with two smart goals either side of half time. The first came in first half stoppage time, as he headed in a pin-point Christian Fuchs free-kick. 

The Algerian's second goal came just after the break, you guessed it - another header. Great play from compatriot Riyad Mahrez as he crossed in the ball, Vardy flicked on and Slimani headed in once again. The three worked so well together on the day.

The afternoon only got worse for the Claret & Blues. Ben Mee turned the ball into the back of his own net late on to give Leicester that comfortable 3-0 win. 

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In arguably one of the craziest games in recent times for Leicester, in which Jonny Evans described the game as his favourite moment in a blue shirt. 

Turf Moor was a miserable place before kick-off, other than the blue away end, but it was cold and wet - you name it, the perfect recipe for a boring, dull, scrappy game of football. It was far from that. 

Rodgers' day got off to a disaster start, as Harry Maguire was sent off inside the first four minutes for a foul on Johann Gudmundsson. Leaving the Foxes with ten men, usually it only goes down hill from there. 

Nevertheless, James Maddison put the visitors 1-0 up after 33 minutes with a peach of a free-kick, no goalkeeper in the world would have saved it. 

Just a few minutes later, the hosts were level. Dwight McNeil smashed the ball home deep into the bottom left corner, it was the perfect response with an inch perfect strike. 

What happened next is a memory that will live long in the hearts of many Foxes fans. Full time approaching, everyone's tired, the rain is coming down hard. Nearly there, a good looking point for the visitors.

Up stepped club captain and Leicester legend Wes Morgan. 2-1 to the Foxes late on, Turf Moor's away end erupts. Morgan perfectly met Youri Tielemans' corner ball to win the game. Possibly one of his most iconic goals in a blue shirt. 

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