Norwich 1-2 Leicester: The Foxes go back to winning ways at Carrow Road thanks to strikes from Jamie Vardy and Marc Albrighton
- Leicester return to winning ways as they secure the three points at Carrow Road
- The foxes took the after eight minutes thanks to Jamie Vardy’s Emphatic finish
- Norwich equalised before half-time as Teemu Pukki scored from the spot
- Marc Albrighton secured the win for Leicester late on with a deflected strike
Leicester City returned to winning ways as goals from Jamie Vardy and Marc Albrighton condemned Norwich to a third straight defeat.
The Foxes took the lead after just eight minutes. Ricardo’s superb pull-back was followed up by an emphatic finish from Jamie Vardy. Norwich were level on the stroke of half-time when Temu Pukki sent Kasper Schmeichel the wrong way from the penalty spot after Caglar Soyuncu’s committed a foul in the area.
Both sides pushed for the winner but it was Marc Albrighton’s deflected striker in the 76th minute that gave Leicester all three points at Carrow road.
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Jamie Vardy got on the scoresheet as Leicester got back to winning ways at Norwich City
Norwich were awarded a penalty after a VAR check a minute before half-time
Teemu Pukki made no mistake from the spot as he sent Kasper Scmeichel the wrong way
Norwich City 1-2 Leicester City
Norwich City (4-3-3)
20 Lees-Melou (Booked at 25mins)(Substituted for Ruppat 73 minutes)
8 Gilmour (Substituted for Idah at 79 minutes)
14Cantwell Booked at 82mins
22Pukki (Substituted for Sargent at 73 minutes)
Leicester City (4-4-2)
21 Ricardo Pereira (Substituted for Castagne at 11 minutes)
11 Albrighton (Booked at 69 minutes)
7 Barnes (Substituted for Iheanacho at 67 minutes)
10 Maddison (Substituted for Dewsbury-Hall at 86 minutes)
Referee: Robert Jones
His striker from the spot was his first goal in the Premier League since Norwich’s return
Marc Albrighton (right) secured the victory for the Foxes thanks to a deflected strike
Norwich were disallowed a late equaliser as Todd Cantwell was deemed to be blocking the keeper’s view
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