BOURNEMOUTH. AFC Bournemouth succeeded in turn the table against Leicester City to win 2-1. It was Leicester City to strike first with a goal of P. Daka at the 10′. Then it was a goal in the 68′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, R. Christie gave the win to AFC Bournemouth in the 71′ minute with a goal.
The match was played at the Vitality Stadium stadium in Bournemouth on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Michael Salisbury with the assistance of Darren Cann and James Mainwaring. The 4th official was Samuel Barrott. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 16.2 degrees Celsius or 61.21 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 61%.
Leicester City was in firm control of the ball 55% while AFC Bournemouth was struggling with a 45% ball possession.
AFC Bournemouth was more aggressive with 58 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 5 were on target. Which is one of the reasons AFC Bournemouth won the match.
AFC Bournemouth shot 9 times, 5 on target, 4 off target. On the opposite side, Leicester City shot 9 times, 4 on target, 5 off target.
AFC Bournemouth received 1 yellow card (R. Fredericks). On the opposite side, Leicester City received 2 yellow cards (B. Soumare and J. Maddison).
After this match, AFC Bournemouth will have 9 points like Leeds United to stay in the 13th place. On the other side, Leicester City will stay with 4 points like Nottingham Forest to stay in the 19th place.
Patson Daka (Goal Confirmed)
Leicester City will host Crystal Palace on the 15th of October with a 13-11 head to head in favor of Leicester City (8 draws).
AFC Bournemouth: Formation and Lineups
AFC Bournemouth started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
The manager Gary O\’Neil chose to play with the following team: Neto , Ryan Fredericks , Chris Mepham , Marcos Senesi , Adam Smith , Ryan Christie , Lewis Cook , Jefferson Lerma , Marcus Tavernier , Philip Billing and Dominic Solanke .
AFC Bournemouth made 3 changes: R. Fredericks for J. Stacey (73′), P. Billing for J. Anthony (77′) and D. Solanke for K. Moore (90′).
Top player: Philip Billing
The player who no doubt impressed AFC Bournemouth the most was Philip Billing.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 31 passes (96% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 7 duels out of 16. He performed 1 cross.
Leicester City: Formation and Lineups
Leicester City started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).
On the opposite side, Brendan Rodgers played with: Danny Ward , Timothy Castagne , Jonny Evans , Wout Faes , James Justin , Boubakary Soumaré , James Maddison , Youri Tielemans , Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall , Harvey Barnes and Patson Daka .
Leicester City made 4 changes: P. Daka for J. Vardy (67′), T. Castagne for D. Amartey (68′), B. Soumare for K. Iheanacho (78′) and J. Justin for A. Perez (86′).
Top player: Wout Faes
The player who no doubt impressed Leicester City the most was Wout Faes.
His rating iswith 91 passes (91% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 9 duels out of 11.
Results of the day
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