Swansea vs Leicester (1-2) – 20.10.2017
Swansea vs Leicester Match info:
After absence of Carlos Carvalhal, Care taker manager Michael Appleton oversaw Leciester City’s first win in seven matches as the Foxes moved out of the bottom three.
The Swans Poland goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski had to deny Shinji Okazaki, Marc Albrighton and Jamie Vardy before the hosts fell behind as Federico Fernandez diverted Riyad Mahrez’s cross into his own net.
The Foxes,team of Claude Puel went on to double their advantage early in the second half as Mahrez cushioned Albrighton’s cross into the centre for Okazaki, who finished at close range.
Swansea number 6 center back Alfie Mawson halved the deficit for Swansea seven minutes later but there was to be no equaliser.
The Foxes rise five places to 13th, while Swansea drop to 15th.
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