LEICESTER goal grabber KELECHI IHEANACHO has won MATCH’s March Player Of The Month award!
BURNLEY 0-1 LEICESTER
The Foxes went 1-0 down to Burnley after just four minutes, but a moment of brilliance from the Nigeria striker gave them the equaliser before the break! Wilfred Ndidi floated a ball over the top of The Clarets’ defence, and Iheanacho watched it sail over his shoulder and struck a first-time volley past Nick Pope!
ON THE BOUNCE!
BRIGHTON 1-2 LEICESTER
Kelechi followed up his wondergoal against Burnley with another calmly-taken equaliser v Burnley! He received a classy through ball from Youri Tielemans, waited for Roberto Sanchez to commit himself and then dinked the ball over the for keeper for his first back-to-back league goals since April 2020!
LEICESTER 5-0 SHEFFIELD UNITED
The on-flames Foxes forward sealed his POTM award with his first-ever Premier League hat-trick! After scoring the opener after 39 minutes, he then scored two second-half goals in nine minutes to complete the treble and basically secure himself as the Prem’s Player Of The Month!
GOAL OF THE MONTH!
Honourable mentions go to Jesse Lingard, Erik Lamela and Harry Kane, but it was Burnley’s DWIGHT MCNEIL who came out on top in MATCH’s Goal Of The Month vote! His screamer against Everton obviously really excited you guys!