Leicester City’s English midfielder James Maddison (L) takes a shot however doesn’t rating in the course of the English Premier League soccer match between West Ham United and Leicester City at The London Stadium, in east London on December 28, 2019. Ben STANSALL / AFP
A much-changed Leicester bounced again from a Boxing Day thrashing by Liverpool to beat West Ham 2-1 on Saturday as Tottenham’s cost in direction of the Premier League prime 4 stalled in a 2-2 draw at Norwich.
Leicester had taken only one level from their earlier three video games to realistically finish an unlikely title problem, however stay second greatest within the desk behind runaway leaders Liverpool after ending a three-game winless run.
Brendan Rodgers made 9 adjustments to the facet outclassed by the European champions two days in the past with Jamie Vardy amongst these lacking as a result of start of his daughter.
Kelechi Iheanacho and Demarai Gray made essentially the most of their likelihood for a uncommon Premier League begin by scoring both facet of half-time, though Gray additionally noticed an early penalty saved by Lukasz Fabianski.
The Foxes transfer 10 factors behind Liverpool having performed two video games extra and stretch their lead over Manchester City in second to 4 factors.
Pablo Fornals levelled for the Hammers simply earlier than half-time, however they continue to be only one level above the relegation zone after a seventh defeat in 9 video games.