Watch Manchester united vs Leicester city Live Match and Goal highlights
Manchester United’s busy week continues as they take on Leicester City in a battle of the top four. If United win their faint hopes for the world’s most dramatic comeback remain alive. They’d sit seven points behind Manchester City with three matches to play. Leicester on the other hand, find themselves in a battle for fourth place.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has no choice but to make drastic changes to his starting XI to face Leicester with the welcome of Liverpool just 48 hours later.
Harry Maguire is ruled out against his former club on Tuesday after suffering an ankle injury in their 3-1 win over Aston Villa on Sunday.
Man Utd XI: De Gea, Bailly, Mata, Greenwood, Amad, Alex Telles, Matic, Williams, Van de Beek, Tuanzebe, Elanga.
Leicester XI: Schemichel, Castagne, Fofana, Soyuncu, Albrighton, Ndidi, Tielemans, Thomas, Perez, Iheanacho, Vardy
10* – Leicester lead! From the edge of the six-yard box, Luke Thomas spanks home a volley at the far post after getting on the end of a cross from the left. That is a terrific finish.
15* – GOAL! Manchester United 1-1 Leicester City (Greenwood 15)
24* – Jamie Vardy gets in behind Eric Bailly down the inside left channel and tries to pick out Iheanacho. Axel Tuanzebe makes an important interception.
30* –Man Utd seem happy to let Leicester hold onto the ball.
Elanga then uses his body well to draw a free-kick from Castagne, relieving Man Utd of some pressure
37* – Neither side look like scoring at the moment, it’s rather slow to be honest!
45* – Ndidi takes a heavy touch 25 yards from goal, but uses his body well to draw a foul from Diallo.
47* – Leicester City win an early corner after some tenacious work by Iheanacho.
But the ball into the penalty area is a poor one and Telles heads clear for Man Utd.
57* – Albrighton does well to get down the right-hand side and deliver a cross into Man Utd’s penalty area.
But Tuanzebe – who has been fairly sound tonight – heads the ball into the path of captain Matic, and Man Utd clear.
60* – Castagne finds Tielemans in space, and the midfielder turns and plays the ball into the path of Iheanacho.
SOYUNCU FIRES LEICESTER BACK IN FRONT!!!
70* – It’s up to Man Utd to respond. They’re pretty good and making comebacks!
72* – The current result serves Leicester and Man City well.
It doesn’t, however, benefit Chelsea, West Ham, Liverpool, Tottenham or Everton!
74* –Albrighton plays a wonderful ball down the line to Iheanacho.
And the forward holds the ball up allowing his team-mates to get up the pitch in support.
81* – Fernandes flicks the ball forward and into the path of the experienced Cavani.
85* – Telles spots the run of Mata in behind Leicester’s backline, and the Spaniard gets to the byline.
90* – The fourth official holds his board up and there will be three additional minutes played.
90* – Williams does well to use his body and free up some space down the right-hand side.
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