Leicester Metropolis’s bid to qualify for the UEFA Champions League obtained an extra setback with a 1-1 draw at relegation-threatened Burnley within the Premier League on Tuesday.
Brendan Rodgers injury-hit crew recovered from conceding a fourth-minute objective to Matej Vydra, with Kelechi Iheanacho’s volley within the thirty fourth incomes a degree at Turf Moor.
Nevertheless, extra dropped factors coming three days after a 3-1 loss to Arsenal additional opens the door for Leicesters top-four rivals with round 1 / 4 of the season left.
Leicester is third, 5 factors forward West Ham and 6 away from fifth-place Chelsea having performed a sport extra.
Rodgers harm checklist is rising, with Harvey Barnes the newest participant out to hitch James Maddison, James Justin and Jonny Evans on the sidelines.
It compelled the Leicester supervisor to discipline a makeshift lineup towards Burnley and one of many fringe gamers referred to as up, Hamza Choudhury, was at fault for Burnleys objective.
Choudhurys weak again cross was seized on by Vydra, who went spherical Wilfred Ndidi and shot excessive previous Kasper Schmeichel.
Iheanacho equalized when he span his marker and met a floated cross ahead by Ndidi with a volley on the flip that flew previous outrushing Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope, whose positioning was open to query.
Youri Tielemans struck the put up within the closing minutes for Leicester, however Burnley utilized extra strain with Schmeichel producing fantastic saves to maintain out headers by James Tarkowski and Chris Wooden.
Leicester additionally struggled with accidents late final season and dropped out of the Champions League locations within the ultimate weeks of the season on the again of simply two wins of its final 9 video games.