Leicester City 1-3 Arsenal – Visitors secure victory as Arsenal beat Leicester City 3-1

Leicester City vs. Arsenal
Technical card:
Leicester City: Bernd Leno, Cedric Soares, Pablo Mari, David Luiz, Kieran Tierney, Nicolas Pepe, Granit Xhaka, Emile Smith-Rowe, Mohamed Elneny, Willian and Alexandre Lacazette
Arsenal: Kasper Schmeichel, Timothy Castagne, Caglar Soyuncu, Jonny Evans, Luke Thomas, Ricardo Pereira, Youri Tielemans, Onyinye Wilfred Ndidi, Harvey Barnes, Jamie Vardy and Kelechi Iheanacho
Stadium: the King Power Stadium
Goals: Youri Tielemans (1-0, min. 6), David Luiz (1-1, min. 39), Alexandre Lacazette (1-2, min. 45) and Nicolas Pepe (1-3, min. 52)

Arsenal beats Leicester 3-1 on Sunday at the King Power Stadium. Leicester City were looking to continue their run after winning their previous two games against Aston Villa away and Liverpool at home, by 2-1 and 3-1 respectively whilst Arsenal lost 1-0 in the last match they played against Manchester City. Following today’s result, Leicester City are currently 3rd with 49 points from 26 matches, while Arsenal sit in 11th, with 34 points from 26.

Leicester City started the game well, with a goal from Youri Tielemans after only 6 minutes. However, the good form didn’t last for long. An equalizer from a goal from David Luiz in the 39th minute brought Arsenal level. Later, Arsenal took the lead with a goal form a penalty goal from Alexandre Lacazette in the 45th minute just before half-time, thereby seeing the first half to a 2-1.

Arsenal started the second half on an intensified spirit, thanks to a goal from Nicolas Pepe, 52 minutes in, sealing a resounding 3-1 victory for the away side.

Both coaches used all substitutions. For Leicester City Marc Albrighton, Cengiz Under and Daniel Amartey came on for Luke Thomas, Harvey Barnes and Jonny Evans, while Arsenal brought on Martin Odegaard, Thomas Partey and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to replace Emile Smith-Rowe, Mohamed Elneny and Alexandre Lacazette.

There were bookings for Luke Thomas and Youri Tielemans from Leicester and Kieran Tierney for Arsenal.

Next up, Leicester City are away to Brighton & Hove Albion, whilst Arsenal will travel to face Burnley.

*The credit for all of photos in this article belongs to AP*