Kelechi Iheanacho supplied his sixth help of the season as 10-man Southampton held Leicester to a 1-1 draw and frustrate the Foxes of their push to clinch a top-four end, Completesports.com stories.
The in-form Iheanacho made amends by helping Johnny Evans for Leicester’s equaliser, after he gave away the penalty which James Ward-Prowse transformed to present Southampton the lead.
Also in motion for Leicester was Iheanacho’s compatriot Wilfred Ndidi who featured for 90 minutes.
Jannick Vestergaard was despatched off after simply 10 minutes when his deal with on Jamie Vardy was deemed to have denied the Leicester striker a goal-scoring alternative.
That choice set the sport’s sample with Leicester probing whereas Southampton defended deep, nevertheless it was the Saints who took the lead within the 61st minute.
Ward-Prowse scored from the penalty spot after Iheanacho had blocked Stuart Armstrong’s effort along with his arm raised up by his head.
Leicester equalised within the eight minute because of Jonny Evans who headed in Iheanacho’s cross.
In the ultimate 10 minutes Goalkeeper Alex McCarthy for Southampton brilliantly denied Vardy along with his proper boot from shut vary.
The level means Leicester stay in third place on 63 factors and are 5 factors forward of fourth-placed Chelsea.
For Southampton, they edge 10 factors away from the relegation zone as they shut in on guaranteeing their security.
By James Agberebi
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