Regular Season
Finished
  • Timothy Castagne 56'
  • Jamie Vardy 74' (pen.), 84' (pen.)
3
WBA
LEI
KO
  • Pereira outpaces Justin and reaches a clipped diagonal first, resulting in Justin tripping the attacker just outside the box to earn himself a yellow card.
    Leicester City
    Yellow card
    LEI - James Justin
    16'
HT
  • LEICESTER TAKE THE LEAD! 1-0! Leicester were building a strong spell of pressure and they make it count! Barnes slips Praet in behind the defence and the midfielder scurries to the byline before clipping a clever cross to the back post, where Castagne is on hand to power a header beyond Johnstone!
    Leicester City
    Goal
    LEI - Timothy Castagne
    56'
  • Robinson is replaced up top by Robson-Kanu.
    West Bromwich Albion
    West Bromwich Albion
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out7 - Callum Robinson
    Substitution - In4 - Hal Robson-Kanu
    60'
  • Ajayi is shown a yellow card after lunging into a dangerous challenge on Barnes.
    West Bromwich Albion
    Yellow card
    WBA - Semi Ajayi
    63'
  • Perez is replaced on the right flank by Albrighton.
    Leicester City
    Leicester City
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out17 - Ayoze Pérez
    Substitution - In11 - Marc Albrighton
    67'
  • West Brom look for more energy in midfield by replacing Sawyers with Edwards.
    West Bromwich Albion
    West Bromwich Albion
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out19 - Romaine Sawyers
    Substitution - In21 - Kyle Edwards
    68'
  • Furlong is replaced by the more attacking Harper as the hosts go searching for an equaliser.
    West Bromwich Albion
    West Bromwich Albion
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out2 - Darnell Furlong
    Substitution - In16 - Rekeem Harper
    69'
  • VARDY MAKES IT TWO! 2-0! Vardy steps up confidently and sends Johnstone the wrong way to tighten Leicester's grip on an opening day victory!
    Leicester City
    Goal
    LEI - Jamie Vardy
    74'
  • Praet is replaced in midfield by Maddison after a positive display for the away side.
    Leicester City
    Leicester City
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out26 - Dennis Praet
    Substitution - In10 - James Maddison
    75'
  • VARDY TUCKS IT IN TO MAKE IT THREE! 3-0 LEICESTER! Vardy steps up and lashes it into the same corner past Johnstone to erase any chance of a comeback!
    Leicester City
    Goal
    LEI - Jamie Vardy
    84'
FT
West Bromwich Albion
Match stats
Leicester City
36%
Possession
64%
7
Shots
13
1
Shots (On goal)
7
2
Corners
5
4
Saves
1
12
Fouls
9

Line-ups

1
Sam Johnstone
2
Darnell Furlong
6
Semi Ajayi
5
Kyle Bartley
27
Dara O'Shea
3
Kieran Gibbs
12
Matheus Pereira
8
Jake Livermore
19
Romaine Sawyers
11
Grady Diangana
7
Callum Robinson
West Bromwich Albion
5-4-1
1
Kasper Schmeichel
27
Timothy Castagne
25
Wilfred Ndidi
4
Çaglar Söyüncü
2
James Justin
24
Nampalys Mendy
17
Ayoze Pérez
8
Youri Tielemans
26
Dennis Praet
15
Harvey Barnes
9
Jamie Vardy
2x
Leicester City
4-1-4-1

Team stats

West Bromwich Albion

GoalkeepersGGCSAV
034
ForwardsGGASFCFW
60'
00020
MidfieldersGGASFCFW
00212
00030
00102
68'
00012
DefendersGGASFCFW
00001
Dara O'Shea
00010
00010
00020
69'
00001
SubstitutesGGASFCFW
60'(Callum Robinson)
00100
68'(Romaine Sawyers)
00000
69'(Darnell Furlong)
00010
00000
00000
00000
000--

Leicester City

GoalkeepersGGCSAV
001
ForwardsGGASFCFW
74',
84'
20211
MidfieldersGGASFCFW
00032
00102
00401
75'
01111
67'
00020
SubstitutesGGASFCFW
67'(Ayoze Pérez)
00000
75'(Dennis Praet)
00001
00000
00000
00000
Luke Thomas
00000
000--

Team Ranks

West Bromwich Albion
Match stats
Leicester City
36%
Possession
64%
7
Shots
13
1
Shots (On goal)
7
2
Corners
5
4
Saves
1
12
Fouls
9