skip to content
Steve Howard handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Brian Jensen.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Richie Wellens by Ross Wallace. Direct free kick taken by Paul Gallagher.
Ross Wallace gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andy King. Direct free kick taken by Paul Gallagher.
Michael Duff gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steve Howard. Free kick taken by Richie Wellens.
Angelo Miguel Vitor gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andre Bikey. Brian Jensen takes the direct free kick.
Steven Thompson has shot on goal from a long way out that goes wide left.
Graham Alexander on for Jay Rodriguez.
Richie Wellens takes a shot.
Patrick Van Aanholt grabs a goal from just outside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Leicester 4-0 Burnley.Andy King provided the assist for the goal.
Steven Thompson challenges Angelo Miguel Vitor unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Paul Gallagher.
Matt Oakley leaves the field to be replaced by Yuki Abe.
Richie Wellens concedes a free kick for a foul on Ross Wallace. Chris Eagles takes the direct free kick.
Ross Wallace takes the outswinging corner, clearance by Ben Mee.
(Burnley) makes a substitution, with Steven Thompson coming on for Chris Iwelumo. Ross Wallace replaces Wade Elliott. Ayegbeni Yakubu goes off and Steve Howard comes on. Diomansy Kamara leaves the field to be replaced by Darius Vassell.
Paul Gallagher finds the net with a goal from a long way out to the bottom left corner of the goal. Leicester 3-0 Burnley.
The referee blows for offside against Diomansy Kamara. Brian Jensen takes the free kick.
Diomansy Kamara challenges Chris Eagles unfairly and gives away a free kick. A cross is delivered by Wade Elliott, Andre Bikey has a headed effort from close in and clears the bar.
Corner taken right-footed by Paul Gallagher from the right by-line, clearance made by Nathan Delfouneso.
Chris Iwelumo is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Chris Weale takes the direct free kick.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Brian Easton from the right by-line to the near post, Matt Oakley manages to make a clearance.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Angelo Miguel Vitor by Brian Easton. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Paul Gallagher, clearance made by Brian Jensen.
Andre Bikey is booked. Paul Gallagher scores a penalty. Leicester 2-0 Burnley.Diomansy Kamara fouled by Andre Bikey, the ref awards a Penalty.
Effort on goal by Patrick Van Aanholt from just outside the area goes harmlessly over the target.
Paul Gallagher decides to take a short corner.
Dean Marney challenges Ayegbeni Yakubu unfairly and gives away a free kick. Patrick Van Aanholt fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick.
Jay Rodriguez handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by Chris Weale.
Jay Rodriguez goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Diomansy Kamara by Jay Rodriguez. Free kick taken by Richie Wellens.
Corner taken by Brian Easton from the right by-line, clearance made by Souleymane Bamba.
The referee blows for offside against Ayegbeni Yakubu. Andre Bikey restarts play with the free kick.
Floated corner taken by Paul Gallagher from the right by-line, save by Brian Jensen.
Chris Iwelumo gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Souleymane Bamba. Chris Weale restarts play with the free kick.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Paul Gallagher, Headed effort from inside the area by Ben Mee misses to the left of the goal.
Corner taken short by Paul Gallagher.
Corner taken left-footed by Brian Easton from the right by-line, Angelo Miguel Vitor makes a clearance.
The referee books Dean Marney for unsporting behaviour. Dean Marney concedes a free kick for a foul on Richie Wellens. Paul Gallagher produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.
Diomansy Kamara finds the back of the net with a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Leicester 1-0 Burnley.Ayegbeni Yakubu provided the assist for the goal.
Tyrone Mears fouled by Diomansy Kamara, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Tyrone Mears.
Chris Iwelumo is ruled offside. Ben Mee takes the direct free kick.
Effort from outside the area by Andy King goes wide right of the goal.
Unfair challenge on Angelo Miguel Vitor by Chris Iwelumo results in a free kick. Chris Weale restarts play with the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken by Wade Elliott, Chris Weale makes a clearance.
Patrick Van Aanholt sends in a cross, Header from deep inside the area by Diomansy Kamara goes over the bar.
Jay Rodriguez challenges Paul Gallagher unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Paul Gallagher from right wing, clearance by Brian Easton.
Nathan Delfouneso is caught offside. Chris Weale restarts play with the free kick.
Nathan Delfouneso takes a shot. Save by Brian Jensen. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Wade Elliott from the left by-line, Chris Weale makes a save.
Paul Gallagher takes the outswinging corner, Brian Jensen makes a comfortable save.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nathan Delfouneso by Diomansy Kamara. Free kick taken by Michael Duff.
Bruma banned for Foxes
Jeffrey Bruma will be absent through suspension when Leicester host Burnley.
The on-loan Chelsea centre-half was sent off during the 3-3 draw against Middlesbrough last weekend and must serve a one-match ban.
Fellow defender Kyle Naughton is a doubt due to illness but boss Sven-Goran Eriksson is hopeful he will train on Friday.
However, Ben Mee could ease any defensive worries as he is fit again after missing out at the Riverside with a knock.
Striker Martyn Waghorn was this week ruled out for the remainder of the season after suffering a hamstring strain in training.
Eriksson has options should he wish to make changes, with top scorer Andy King, fellow midfielders Yuki Abe and Lloyd Dyer, defender Miguel Vitor and striker Steve Howard all available for recalls.
Burnley boss Eddie Howe could be boosted by the return of Jack Cork.
The on-loan Chelsea midfielder, 21, returned to Stamford Bridge to undergo medical tests after suffering heart palpitations while on England Under-21 duty last Monday.
Cork subsequently missed last Saturday`s 2-1 home defeat to Ipswich but may be given the green light to return to action at the Walkers Stadium although left-back Daniel Fox is suspended.
Strikers Charlie Austin, Steven Thompson and Martin Paterson, along with midfielder Chris McCann remain sidelined through injury.
Austin and Paterson may not play again this term but Thompson and McCann are working towards match fitness as the Clarets bid to reignite their promotion bid.
Howe's men have lost three of their last four games and goalkeeper Brian Jensen is pushing for a recall at the expense of Lee Grant.
Foxes fire four past Clarets
Paul Gallagher took his tally for the season to 11 goals with a brace as Leicester moved above opponents Burnley and kept alive their slim play-off hopes in fine style with a 4-0 win.
Diomansy Kamara starred on his home debut, opening the scoring in the 23rd minute and winning the penalty from which Gallagher made it 2-0.
The Scot made it three with a stunning long-range strike and Patrick Van Aanholt made it four to secure the Foxes a second win in eight matches and move them into the top 10 in the npower Championship table.
Leicester boss Sven-Goran Eriksson was forced to reshuffle his defence, with Jeffrey Bruma suspended and Kyle Naughton missing out through illness.
Miguel Vitor and Ben Mee came in at the back, with Andy King returning to the centre of midfield.
Burnley made four changes from the side beaten 2-1 at home by Ipswich last time out, with Brian Jensen, Wade Elliott, Chris Iwelumo and Michael Duff all starting.
Kamara was inches away from connecting with a Gallagher cross after just two minutes.
At the other end, Nathan Delfouneso tried his luck with a shot from 25 yards which took a deflection that had Foxes goalkeeper Chris Weale scrambling.
The lively Kamara sent a header over the crossbar from a Van Aanholt cross shortly before the on-loan forward did open the scoring.
Richie Wellens played a neat pass through for Ayegbeni Yakubu who turned Duff superbly and was shaping to shoot, only for Kamara to nick the ball off his foot and drill home.
Kamara was a constant menace, and Jay Rodriguez was booked for bringing him down with a reckless challenge.
The Clarets started the second half brightly, with Mears somehow clearing the crossbar after Weale had spilled a Delfouneso cross.
But it was the home side who extended their advantage in the 51st minute when Kamara was brought down by Andre Bikey in the box and Paul Gallagher smashed home the penalty off the body of Jensen.
Wellens sent Yakubu clear from the Foxes` next attack but he failed to get his shot off as Duff put in a superb challenge.
It was all Leicester, and they added a third after 71 minutes. Gallagher picked up the ball in acres of space and raced forward before unleashing an unstoppable 25-yard drive into the bottom corner.
Van Aanholt scored his first-ever league goal for City to make it 4-0 with nine minutes remaining. The Dutchman exchanged passes with King before curling the ball past Jensen.
There was still time for Wellens to slam a shot against the crossbar and Jensen to deny Gallagher a hat-trick with a fine diving stop as the rampant Foxes finished strongly.
"Who will win the PL title this season - 2013/14?"
© 2004 - 2014 football.co.uk