Leicester was played at home but lost to Fulham 1-2 in the 10th round of the Premier League on December 1.
Leicester entered the 10th round with the determination to win 3 points to level the score gap with Liverpool, Tottenham. However, teachers and coaches Brendan Rodgers once again disappointed when they lost to Fulham with the score 1-2. The team was led 2-0 in the first half and only a goal to shorten the difference in the 86th minute by Harvey Barnes.
Leicester enters confidently at home. Rodgers’s army almost opened the score in the 19th minute. Youri Tielemans’ live ball volley made goalkeeper Areola standstill, but the ball reached the column.
Leicester was engrossed in offering an attacking squad and suddenly conceded the goal in the 30th minute, after a swift counterattack by Fulham. Anguissa poked the correct slot for Lookman to escape. Midfielder No. 19 coldly shot into the far corner to defeat goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel.
Leicester held the ball approximately 70%, but could not penetrate the many visitors’ defense. While the strikers are struggling, the homeowner has to receive more goals after the individual’s mistake in defense. In the 36th minute, VAR found that General Christian Fuchs had fouled Simon Hooper in the penalty area. The referee gave Fulham a penalty.
Ivan Cavaleiro missed a penalty in the defeat of Everton but was still trusted with the opportunity. In the encounter with Schmeichel, the No. 17 strikers did not make the mistake of doubling the gap for the London team in the 38th minute.
The safe gap helps Fulham focus all his energy on the defensive front. In front of the visitors’ dense defense, Leicester could only rely on crosses from two sides.
After many missed opportunities, Barnes shortened the score to 1-2 for Leicester, after a burning shot from Jamie Vardy’s head assists in the 86th minute. However, that was not enough to help. King Power’s home team won points against Fulham.