FA Cup: Kelechi Iheanacho fires Leicester to next round

Nigeria’s Super Eagles striker, Kelechi Iheanacho’s goal sent his team Leicester to the next round of the English FA cup.

The former U17 winner continues his impressive performance in the cup competitions for Leicester City.

The Foxes have been poor runs of results in the Premier League and required a break of form which finally came on Saturday afternoon.

Playing away to Gillingham in the 3rd round of the Emirates FA Cup, Nigeria International, Iheanacho proved his mettle again as he netted the only goal of the game.

After a scoreless first half, Iheanacho decided the game in the 56th minute off an assist from former England International Jamie Vardy.

Another Super Eagles player Wilfred Ndidi was introduced into the game in the 81st minute as Leicester City secured a 0-1 victory

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