Vital Football

Latest Leicester City News

Huth Pleased With Three West Ham Points

Huth Pleased With Three West Ham Points

Centre half Robert Huth has praised his Leicester colleagues for their efforts in the tie against West Ham United last Saturday.

Making the trip to the former Olympic Stadium to face off against Slaven Bilic's boys, Leicester took a three two victory to notch up our third straight Premier League victory and fourth win, Champions League included, overall.

Speaking to in his own post game press conference, Huth explained that having got our noses in front in the game he was confident we would see it through.

With Riyad Mahrez opening the scoring, Huth himself doubled our advantage and Jamie Vardy sealed the three points before the half time restart - although West Ham did make it a one goal game in the second period as they pushed hard - the German explained that everybody was delighted with our first league away win of the campaign and having taken victory in every game we have led, that is confidence boosting moving forward.

'Absolutely awesome. We were due an away win, so it`s good to come back with the three points. I always felt we just needed to get 1-0 up in a game. It happened against Liverpool. Since then, we`ve been getting 1-0 up and we haven`t been beaten. Long may it continue. It`s something we`ve done all season - once we go ahead, we don`t tend to lose games. It was something we wanted to achieve today and we managed it. We made it a bit harder at the end and we were hanging on a bit. Perhaps we could have wrapped the game up earlier, but we got there.'

Huth went on to say that he felt you could see efforts in recent weeks start to catch up on us late on in the game, so the international break is now well timed for people to recharge their batteries for the matches ahead.

'I think we were a bit tired at the end and we were hanging on a bit, but we managed to get a 2-0 lead early-on, which set us up for the game. The next game, which is the most important, is Stoke after a two-week break. Hopefully now we can recharge the batteries, then go again.'

Vital Leicester on: facebook

Vital Leicester on: twitter


Join The Vital Debate

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

Date:Monday March 20 2017
Time: 10:00AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Leicester City Articles

Leicester v Liverpool - Follow On Twitter - 19-9-17

Leicester are at the King Power Stadium with Liverpool the visitors today, this will be a 7:45pm kick-off.

Dragovic Relishing Debut Opportunity

Aleksandar Dragovic has said he'll be more than ready to go when called upon by Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare and he was hopeful it'll be tonight against Liverpool.

Vital Preview - League Cup - 19th-20th September 2017

The 2017-18 League Cup season continues with the third round games this midweek, 19th-20th September.

Officials - Leicester v Liverpool (19/9/17)

The Football Association have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Leicester City and Liverpool this Tuesday.

Archived Vital Leicester Articles

Vital Leicester articles from

Site Journalists

Editor email

Current Poll (see more polls)

League Cup - Leicester City v Liverpool
Suggested By:
Leicester win50%
Liverpool win50%
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)

Vital Members League Table

Vital Football Comment