Senior Man! Iheanacho Massive for Leicester City in League Cup Win


Nigerian forward, Kelechi Iheanacho stood out as he was named the Man of the Match in Leicester City’s 2-0 encounter against Burton Albion in the League Cup first round match at the Pirelli Stadium on Wednesday night.

Iheanacho gave the Foxes the lead in the sixth minute, a composed back-heel into the net, set up by Marc Albrighton’s cross, showcased his finesse in finishing.


As the game progressed, the Forward took on the role of a provider, setting up his international teammate Wilfred Ndidi for the second goal early in the second half.

Despite Burton Albion’s efforts to make a comeback, Leicester City’s resolute defense held firm, securing their victory.

The win ensures that Enzo Maresca’s side advanced to the second round, where they will take on Tranmere Rovers.


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