Wout Faes scores two bizarre own goals in Liverpool win
Leagues: EPL

Wout Faes scores two bizarre own goals in Liverpool win

Liverpool collected their fourth consecutive Premier League victory after beating Leicester City on Friday. The Reds managed to win the match despite none of their players actually scoring a goal on the night. Leicester defender Wout Faes incredibly netted two own goals in the match. The visitors started well at Anfield though. Midfielder Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 36 days ago

Wout Faes scores two bizarre own goals in Liverpool win

Liverpool collected their fourth consecutive Premier League victory after beating Leicester City on Friday. The Reds managed to win the match despite none of their players actually scoring a goal on the night. Leicester defender Wout Faes incredibly netted two own goals in the match. The visitors started well at Anfield though. Midfielder Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 40 days ago

Newcastle put three past Leicester to go second

Newcastle United moved to second in the Premier League standings as they thrashed Leicester City 3-0 away from home at the King Power Stadium on Boxing Day. The Magpies scored all of their three goals in the first 32 minutes as they tore apart the home side’s defense. With only two minutes on the clock, […]

Arsenal

/ 121 days ago

Top five performing Premier League players of the season

The 2022/23 Premier League season has already been full of action and goals. Manchester City may well be showing the form of runaway champions, but Arsenal have been strong too. In addition to teams playing well, there have been some sensational individual displays. Erling Haaland turned the Premier League into his personal play-pen. Meanwhile, Gabriel […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 156 days ago

Leicester sign Belgian defender Faes as Fofana replacement

London (AFP) – Leicester moved quickly to replace Chelsea-bound defender Wesley Fofana by signing Wout Faes from Ligue 1 side Reims on Thursday, their first major acquisition of the summer just hours before the transfer window closes. The 24-year-old Belgian international signed a five-year contract for an undisclosed fee, although it will be significantly less […]
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Chelsea

/ 157 days ago

Fofana takes swipe at Leicester after blockbuster Chelsea move

London (AFP) – Chelsea's new defender Wesley Fofana took a swipe at his old club Leicester after completing his acrimonious switch to Stamford Bridge on Wednesday.  Fofana agreed a seven-year contract with Chelsea, who will reportedly pay up to £70 million ($81.3 million) for the French centre-back. The 21-year-old was left out of the Leicester […]
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Chelsea

/ 157 days ago

Chelsea confirm signing of Wesley Fofana from Leicester

London (AFP) – Chelsea have completed the signing of France Under-21 international central defender Wesley Fofana from Leicester City, the two clubs announced on Wednesday. Fofana, 21, has signed a seven-year deal at Stamford Bridge, the London outfit said. The transfer fee is undisclosed but reports in the UK said Chelsea would pay their Premier […]
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Chelsea

/ 164 days ago

Chelsea target Fofana too distracted to train with senior squad: Rodgers

London (AFP) – Leicester defender Wesley Fofana is training with the Under 23 squad because he has been distracted by interest from Chelsea, said manager Brendan Rodgers. Chelsea had a third offer of reportedly £60-70 million ($82 million) for the 21-year-old French centre-back rejected earlier this week. Rodgers revealed that Fofana failed to turn up […]
ByAFP

Harry Kane

/ 168 days ago

Kane takes Tottenham top, unsettled Leicester lose again

London (AFP) – Harry Kane's 250th Tottenham goal took Spurs to the top of the Premier League with a 1-0 win over Wolves on Saturday as a 2-1 defeat to Southampton compounded Leicester's miserable start to the season. If anyone is to rival Manchester City and Liverpool in the title race, Tottenham look well set […]
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Jamie Vardy

/ 168 days ago

Leicester icon Vardy extends contract with Foxes

London (AFP) – Jamie Vardy, a pivotal figure in Leicester's fairytale 2015/2016 Premier League title-winning campaign, extended his contract with the Foxes on Saturday until 2024. The 35-year-old former England international says he feels "like part of the furniture" at the club who he joined in 2012 from then non-league Fleetwood. He has scored 133 […]
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Tim Keeton

Arsenal

/ 177 days ago

Youri Tielemans to Arsenal more likely with Lokonga loan

Arsenal are interested in signing a new midfielder heading into the 2022/23 season. Leicester City’s Youri Tielemans is undoubtedly the player most frequently linked with the Gunners. While the north London outfit has not made an official bid for the midfield maestro, a move for Youri Tielemans to Arsenal appears likely. The north London club […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 183 days ago

Leicester's Pereira facing six months out injured

London (AFP) – Leicester defender Ricardo Pereira will be out of action for up to six month following Achilles surgery, Foxes manager Brendan Rodgers said Friday. Portugal right-back Pereira had an operation on Thursday after suffering the injury during last week's friendly win against Sevilla. Rodgers added Harvey Barnes will miss Sunday's Premier League opener […]
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