Date: 18th August 2018 at 5:24pm
Written by:
Leicester City
2 – 0
Wolverhampton Wanderers

King Power Stadium

Premier League

18/08/2018 3:00 pm

Attendance: 32043

Referee: Dean

Leicester City Wolverhampton Wanderers
Doherty (og 29), Maddison (45)
Schmeichel Patricio
Pereira Bennett
Evans
 
Coady
Maguire
 
Boly
Chilwell Doherty 69
Mendy Moutinho
Ndidi Neves
Albrighton 60 Otto
Maddison 82 Costa 45
Gray 82 Jota 45
Vardy
 
Jimenez

Substitutes

Morgan Gibbs-White
 
69
Iheanacho 82 Ruddy
Ward Saiss
Amartey 60 Vinagre
Silva 82 Hause
Fuchs Bonatini 45
Ghezzal Traore 45

Game Statistics

6 Goal attempts 11
2 On Target 3
1 Corners 9
10 Fouls 8
2 Yellow Cards 1
1 Red Cards 0
43 % 57

Wolverhampton Wanderers made the shortish trip over to Leicester City and their King Power Stadium earlier today for our second Premier League 90 minutes of the 2018/19 season.

The hosts started brightly where it counts as they had a 2-0 lead going into the halftime break with Matt Doherty being credited with an own goal that he knew little about and James Maddison doubled their advantage, but Wolves can certainly consider themselves unlucky not to have taken anything from the tie.

We had chances of our own though and hit the woodwork, but when Jamie Vardy saw a straight red card in the second half and they more sat back, we were unable to capitalise on the man advantage and the control we had on the game.

Things to work on though and some lessons to be learned but we can again take positives from the match so it’s certainly not doom and gloom and we even saw a debut for summer signing Adama Traore.

All eyes to the next one now.

 

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