The King Power Arena (also referred to as Filbert Means or Leicester City Stadium because of UEFA sponsorship regulations and also previously called the Walkers Arena) is a football arena in Leicester, England. It has been the house stadium of Premier League side Leicester City considering that 2002, and was the phase as the club were crowned Premier League champions in 2016. The all-seater stadium has a capability of 32,261, the 20th biggest football ground in England. It is named after traveling retail group King Power, a business possessed by the club’s owners.
Almost 60,000 fans found themselves on the first Monday evening game of the Premier League season in the London Stadium and had a goal in the first half directly a goal: Fornals got after a ball loss of Vardy the ball served over Rice and benrahma in the sixteen and made flattering in the Case of the guests No chance (26th).
In the first minutes, both teams were coming up and did not really dangerous in the opposing half. Both trainers had followed the successes on the 1st matchday – West Ham 4: 2 in Newcastle and Leicester 1: 0 against Wolverhampton \ – decided against changes in the starting eleven.
At least Brendan Rodgers, the guest coach, but must change next week …
Perez awkward and thereby early in the shower
Because: In the 40th minute Leicesters Perez stepped in the stumble fornals with the tunnels on the ankle and looked in retrospect. The impartial let go on initially, but decided after consultation with the video repellent and its own view of the pictures but on course. To tenth the Foxes went after one – except for the gate and the red card – event-poor half-time in the cabins.
The second half started with offensive hammer, who could use Antonios’s powerful header to note the first major chance for seven minutes after restart. The second should follow directly and find the network: Söyünecüs failed back pass started Antonio and played on Benrahma, who only had to insertion (56.).
Tielemans shortened, but Antonio turns on
As a result, the game seemed decided, but Tieleman shortened with the first and last chance of Leicesters in the second passage: the Belgians sank the ball in the stitches of the houses (69.) in the second attempt. After that, the four minutes of the 31-year-old Antonio came.
With the 3: 1 (80th), the native Londoner first shot into the sole West Ham record scorer in the Premier League, only four minutes later (total of 49 hits). At the end, the hammer won completely deserved 59,901 fans with 4: 1 against the Foxes and moved past Liverpool and Chelsea to the top of the table.
Next Saturday (16 o’clock) There is a home game for the Londoner, this time Crystal Palace is a derby visited. Leicester plays at the same time at Norwich.