Vital Football

Latest Leicester City News

London trips just capital for City

London trips  just capital for City

A 2-0 away win over Fulham Reserves took Leicester City Reserves' improved form to one defeat in six matches tonight and completed a recent club treble in the capital.

It was a happy return to his old club for occasional first team striker Elvis Hammond who collected City's second goal after prolific striker Louis Dodds had given City an interval lead with a free-kick which deflected into goal off the Fulham defensive wall.

Leicester's win was thoroughly deserved and came after recent Academy victories over Tottenham and Arsenal which gave City a combined aggregate win of 9-1 in the three London visits.

One disappointment was right winger Max Gradel's failure to make it six goals in six reserve team outings.

There was a Leicester debut for England Under 19 youth international James Walker from Charlton who showed glimses of ability but was largely overshadowed by the Hammond.

There was also another barely veiled endorsement of Rob Kelly's management when Reserves coach Steve Beaglehole told the OS afterwards: There is a great spirit at this club which spans all the way from the top to the bottom.

'There is a real feeling of unity and it is a great place to be.'

City: Conrad Logan, Jay Smedley, Adam Wykes (Joe Mattock 85), Levi Porter, Scott Lycett, Connor Franklin, Max Gradel (Andy King 70), Louis Dodds, James Walker (trialist), Elvis Hammond (Eric Odihambo 85), Joe Hamill.

Subs not used: Carl Pentley, Tom Tejan-sie.

Click Club Forums, click 100% Football for fans chat. Posters can now win monthly prizes for their contributions.


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:
Date:Tuesday March 14 2006
Time: 10:39PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital F1 - Blog: Baku Preview

Recent Leicester City Articles

2017/18 Final Weekend Details

With the release of the Premier League fixtures last week and last Wednesday seeing the EFL following suit, the full details for the final weekends across...

Leicester Appoint Appleton As No 2

Late on Tuesday evening Leicester City confirmed the arrival of former Oxford United manager Michael Appleton as assistant manager to Craig Shakespeare.

Initial TV Selection Dates - 2017/18

With the release of the Premier League fixture lists last Wednesday, the Premier League have now released the basic windows where television selections...

Appleton Close To Joining Leicester

It was being reported yesterday that Leicester City were now close to the capture of Oxford United's Michael Appleton.

Archived Vital Leicester Articles

Vital Leicester articles from

Site Journalists

SvensAmbition
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Bournemouth MotM
Suggested By:
Schmeichel5%
Simpson1%
Benalouane3%
Fuchs1%
Chilwell3%
Mahrez41%
Ndidi6%
King1%
Albrighton19%
Vardy4%
Slimani12%
Sub - Amartey1%
Sub - Gray3%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Leicester City Results (view all)

Leicester City Fixtures (view all)

Aug 7 2017 12:00AM : Manchester United (H)
Community Shield
Vital Football Comment