• Date: Sat 08 August 2015
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: The King Power Stadium
Leicester City

Leicester City

Vardy 10"

Mahrez 17"

Mahrez 24" (P)

Albrighton 65"

4 - 2
Sunderland

Sunderland

Defoe 59"

Fletcher 70"

Leicester City vs Sunderland


Team Lineups

Leicester City

1 Schmeichel
2 De Laet
6 Huth
5 Morgan
15 Schlupp
11 Albrighton65"
4 Drinkwater
10 King
26 Mahrez17"24"
20 Okazaki
9 Vardy10"
Substitutes
7 Hammond
14 Kante
19 Kramaric
23 Ulloa
28 Fuchs
29 Benalouane
32 Schwarzer

Sunderland

1 Pantilimon
2 Jones
22 Coates
15 Kaboul
3 Van Aanholt
6 Cattermole
11 Johnson
8 Rodwell
7 Larsson
17 Lens
18 Defoe59"
Substitutes
4 Bridcutt
12 Matthews
16 O'Shea
19 Graham
23 Giaccherini
25 Mannone
26 Fletcher70"

Possession Stats

40%
60%

Form Guide -

Leicester City

Sunderland

Head to Head
Sunderland
0-0
Leicester 16-May-2015
Leicester
0-0
Sunderland 22-Nov-2014
Sunderland
2-1
Leicester 01-Apr-2002
Leicester
1-0
Sunderland 03-Nov-2001
Leicester
2-0
Sunderland 24-Feb-2001
Sunderland
0-0
Leicester 01-Oct-2000


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Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The game is over, as the referee blows the whistle.

90:00 +0.05
Yellow card
 

Booking for Jeff Schlupp for unsporting behaviour.

90:00 +1.52
 

Marc Albrighton concedes a free kick for a foul on Adam Johnson.

90:00 +2.26
 

Robert Huth manages to make a clearance.

89:59
 

The ball is crossed by Jeremain Lens.

88:31
 

Christian Fuchs concedes a free kick for a foul on Jermain Defoe.

86:56
 

Corner taken by Marc Albrighton from the left by-line.

86:26
 

Shinji Okazaki takes a shot. Younes Kaboul gets a block in.

85:57
 

Jack Rodwell concedes a free kick for a foul on Shinji Okazaki.

84:34
 

Sebastian Coates goes into the book for unsporting behaviour.

84:17
 

Unfair challenge on Jeff Schlupp by Sebastian Coates results in a free kick.

83:25
 

Clearance by Wes Morgan.

82:42
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Yohan Benalouane on Jeremain Lens.

81:56
 

The ball is crossed by Adam Matthews.

81:23
Substitution
 

Ngolo Kante comes on in place of Jamie Vardy.

80:46
 

Jeremain Lens crosses the ball.

80:33
 

Jeff Schlupp makes a clearance.

80:29
 

Sebastian Larsson takes a shot. Robert Huth gets a block in.

79:06
 

Sebastian Coates concedes a free kick for a foul on Shinji Okazaki.

78:53
 

The ball is sent over by Steven Fletcher.

77:43
 

Andy King takes a shot and went wide left of the target.

76:36
Substitution
 

Christian Fuchs on for Riyad Mahrez.

75:51
 

The ball is delivered by Adam Matthews.

74:45
Substitution
 

Yohan Benalouane is brought on as a substitute for Ritchie De Laet.

72:51
 

Younes Kaboul challenges Jamie Vardy unfairly and gives away a free kick.

72:11
 

Shot by Marc Albrighton cleared the net.

68:59
 

Shot by Jeremain Lens went over the net.

67:04
 

Younes Kaboul fouled by Jamie Vardy, the ref awards a free kick.

65:27
Goal
 

Marc Albrighton grabs a goal with a right foot finish. Leicester 4-1 Sunderland.

64:43
 

Unfair challenge on Riyad Mahrez by Patrick Van Aanholt results in a free kick.

62:12
 

Jermain Defoe has an effort at goal. Save made by Kasper Schmeichel.

60:53
 

A cross is delivered by Jamie Vardy.

59:58
Goal
 

Jermain Defoe scores with a right foot finish. Leicester 3-1 Sunderland.Adam Johnson provided the assist for the goal.

58:09
 

Shot by Jamie Vardy. Costel Pantilimon parries the ball away.

58:07
 

Corner taken by Riyad Mahrez from the left by-line.

57:32
 

Corner taken by Marc Albrighton.

56:52
 

Riyad Mahrez has an effort at goal. Costel Pantilimon parries the ball away.

56:41
 

Clearance by Robert Huth.

55:27
 

Riyad Mahrez takes the chance to get an effort at goal and strikes the post.

53:16
Substitution
 

(Sunderland) makes a substitution, with Adam Matthews coming on for Billy Jones.

52:37
 

Header at goal by Steven Fletcher to the left of the net.

52:12
 

Jermain Defoe produces a cross.

50:53
 

Jamie Vardy takes a shot and missed to the right of the net.

49:22
 

Foul by Billy Jones on Shinji Okazaki, free kick awarded.

48:10
 

Jamie Vardy challenges Jeremain Lens unfairly and gives away a free kick.

47:51
 

Jack Rodwell restarts play with the free kick.

47:42
 

Shinji Okazaki gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Adam Johnson.

Half time
 

The players leave the pitch at half time.

45:00 +1.05
 

Danny Drinkwater has an effort at goal. Costel Pantilimon parries the ball away.

45:00 +1.45
 

Billy Jones challenges Marc Albrighton unfairly and gives away a free kick.

45:00 +2.3
 

Marc Albrighton crosses the ball in from the free kick.

43:34
 

Riyad Mahrez takes the free kick.

41:26
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marc Albrighton by Billy Jones.

40:43
 

Jamie Vardy challenges Sebastian Coates unfairly and gives away a free kick.

40:01
 

Foul by Steven Fletcher on Robert Huth, free kick awarded.

39:00
 

Jamie Vardy sends in a cross.

37:22
 

Wes Morgan concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Fletcher.

36:55
 

Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson.

36:09
 

Free kick taken by Adam Johnson.

36:00
 

Wes Morgan challenges Jermain Defoe unfairly and gives away a free kick.

32:59
 

Steven Fletcher crosses the ball.

32:45
 

Clearance by Robert Huth.

31:21
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jamie Vardy by Sebastian Coates.

30:42
 

Andy King concedes a free kick for a foul on Sebastian Larsson.

29:59
 

Shinji Okazaki fouled by Sebastian Coates, the ref awards a free kick.

29:21
Substitution
 

Steven Fletcher is brought on as a substitute for Lee Cattermole.

28:45
 

Riyad Mahrez delivers the ball.

27:08
 

Clearance made by Wes Morgan.

26:30
 

Jamie Vardy has an effort at goal. Costel Pantilimon parries the ball but the danger is not over.

25:35
 

Billy Jones makes a clearance.

25:34
 

Marc Albrighton crosses the ball.

24:28
Goal
 

Penalty scored by Riyad Mahrez. Leicester 3-0 Sunderland.

23:36
 

Lee Cattermole gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Riyad Mahrez.

21:47
 

Shot by Adam Johnson missed to the right of the net.

19:51
 

Jeff Schlupp challenges Adam Johnson unfairly and gives away a free kick.

17:46
Goal
 

Riyad Mahrez scores a headed goal. Leicester 2-0 Sunderland.Assist by Marc Albrighton.

16:39
 

Billy Jones manages to make a clearance.

15:50
 

Jack Rodwell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marc Albrighton.

12:40
 

Patrick Van Aanholt makes a clearance.

12:37
 

Shinji Okazaki takes a shot. Younes Kaboul gets a block in.

12:35
 

Jamie Vardy delivers the ball.

10:18
Goal
 

A cross is delivered by Marc Albrighton. Marc Albrighton takes the free kick. Jamie Vardy scores. Leicester 1-0 Sunderland.Assist by Marc Albrighton.

9:50
 

Billy Jones concedes a free kick for a foul on Jeff Schlupp.

8:53
 

Riyad Mahrez has an effort at goal. Patrick Van Aanholt gets a block in.

8:50
 

Marc Albrighton takes the free kick.

8:11
 

Patrick Van Aanholt challenges Riyad Mahrez unfairly and gives away a free kick.

5:44
 

Corner taken by Adam Johnson from the right by-line.

5:17
 

Jermain Defoe takes a shot. Ritchie De Laet gets a block in.

5:11
 

Sebastian Larsson delivers the ball.

2:26
 

Andy King gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jeremain Lens.

2:22
 

Younes Kaboul makes a clearance.

:58
 

Unfair challenge on Riyad Mahrez by Jermain Defoe results in a free kick.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the game started.

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