Leicester vs Southampton Foxes through to League Cup quarter-final
Be careful what you wish for. A few weeks after Southampton complained about the absence of VAR in the Premier League,
The Foxes dumped the Saints out on penalties after a dull contest was brought , The visitors had the better of the second half, hitting the woodwork through Nathan Redmond and Gabbiadini. Steven Davis thought he had scored a late winner for the visitors when he swept home in the 82nd minute ,
Nampalys Mendy then scored to put Leicester through to the last eight,There was a lengthy delay between Davis scoring – Roger East , It was harsh on Southampton . Southampton’s Steven Davis also had a goal ruled ,
Leicester’s meeting with Manchester City will take place on 18 December. It was clear from the outset that Valery,
Southampton slowly assumed control, making Leicester defend for long periods, The penalty shootout confirmed his fears. After the first five players for both teams scored Gabbiadini saw his kick saved by Ward , Jamie Vardy, captain for the night with Wes Morgan only on the bench , “Delighted to progress, albeit somewhat fortuitously, to the next round and face the all conquering Man City.
“I’ve said for a long time I’m an advocate of VAR – I think they [referees] need help,“I think sometimes what you’ve got to be careful with when you are looking at incidents in games is that if you slow it down to the nth degree , If a defender was in the box and somebody hit the ball straight at him from that distance.