Leicester City 5-0 Sheffield United: Leicester City blaze past Sheffield United, scoring 5 at the King Power Stadium without reply

Paul Heckingbottom's squad let the match slip from their hands to Leicester City at the King Power Stadium
Leicester City vs. Sheffield United
Cris Lebron

Cris Lebron

Cris is our author whose career in writing about Premier League lasts exactly the same amount of time he waited for his favorite club to claim the throne of this prestigious league.
Technical card:
Leicester City: Kasper Schmeichel, Caglar Soyuncu, Jonny Evans, Wesley Fofana, Ricardo Pereira (Marc Albrighton, min.46), Onyinye Wilfred Ndidi, Youri Tielemans, Timothy Castagne, Jamie Vardy, Ayoze Perez (Thakgalo Khanya Leshabela, min.81) and Kelechi Iheanacho
Sheffield United: Aaron Ramsdale, Ethan Ampadu, Chris Basham, Kean Bryan, George Baldock, John Fleck, John Lundstram, Oliver Norwood (Iliman Ndiaye, min.79), Enda Stevens, Billy Sharp and Oliver Burke (Lys Mousset, min.63)
Stadium: the King Power Stadium
Goals: Kelechi Iheanacho (1-0, min. 39), Ayoze Perez (2-0, min. 64), Kelechi Iheanacho (3-0, min. 69), Kelechi Iheanacho (4-0, min. 78) and Ethan Ampadu (5-0, min. 80)

On Sunday, Sheffield United suffer an away defeat to Leicester City at the King Power Stadium. Leicester wanted to continue adding points after a 1-1 draw against Burnley. Sheffield were able to continue their winning streak after a 1-0 win against Aston Villa in their last match. At the moment, Leicester and Sheffield sit 2nd, (56 points) and 20th, (14 points), spots respectively, after 28 matches.

The Foxes started strongly in the first half, with Kelechi Iheanacho opening the rout at the 39 minute mark. They then managed to see out the first half 1-0.

Leicester continued to apply pressure in the second half and were rewarded, with a goal from Ayoze Perez, 64 minutes in. The momentum was now with Leicester, who then scored again through a new effort from Kelechi Iheanacho, 69 minutes in to establish a 3-0. The momentum was now with Leicester, who then scored again through another hat trick effort from Kelechi Iheanacho in minute 78 to establish a 4-0. Leicester then scored again and increased their lead thanks to a goal from Ethan Ampadu in minute 80 with a final score 5-0.

For Leicester, Marc Albrighton and Thakgalo Khanya Leshabela, came on for Ricardo Pereira and Ayoze Perez. Sheffield brought on Lys Mousset and Iliman Ndiaye, to replace Oliver Burke and Oliver Norwood.

The referee booked two players from Sheffield, Kean Bryan and John Lundstram.

Leicester will play at home against Manchester City, while Sheffield will face Leeds United away.

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