Leicester City News
Youri Tielemans surged at United’s soft centre, bursting through and brushing off a less-than-convincing challenge from Fred before firing a low shot into the bottom corner. Chelsea will take on Manchester City in the other last-four tie, and both semi-finals will take place at Wembley on the weekend of April 17-18. Jamie Vardy could have brought his seven-game goal drought to an end but he pulled his shot just wide of the near post when clean through on goal.
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has rued the missed opportunities after his side crashed to a 1-0 defeat at home to Leicester City on Sunday (October 25). Substitute Jamie Vardy 80th minute header was enough to power Leicester to their first win away at Arsenal in 47 years. Arsenal looked the better side throughout the evening and had more shots on target but failed to capitalize on it.
Barkley, who is on loan at Villa from Chelsea, snatched the winner out of the blue at the King Power stadium with a stinging low shot from 25 metres. The result has left Aston Villa second on 12 points with a game in hand over leaders Everton who have 13. Third-placed Liverpool have 10 from five and Leicester in fourth are on nine after suffering their second successive home defeat.
Mendy signed a new three-year contract extension with Leicester City ahead of the 2020-21 edition. Mendy appeared in a total of 49 games for them in the Premier League, UEFA Champions League, FA Cup and League Cup . The new deal will now allow Nampalys Mendy to stay at King Power Stadium till at least 2023.