Iheanacho strikes first for Leicester at Wembley


Leicester City scored the first goal in the FA Cup semi-finals at Wembley. The man of the moment, Kelechi Iheanacho, has found the backbone of the web.

The Foxes went to Wembley knowing that Chelsea would be waiting in the wings for the final.

A semi-final against Southampton gave them an excellent chance to get there, all with due respect for the Saints.

Although Southampton remained compact and determined for 55 minutes, resistance was eventually broken by Kelechi Iheanacho who just can’t stop scoring.

After a brilliant job from Jamie Vardy on the left, Iheanacho had a chance to shoot on goal but his first attempt missed the target.

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Fortunately, the ball was blocked before it left the field and bounced straight back to Iheanacho.

He wouldn’t miss asking the second time around, stay cool and score his tenth goal in seven games.

He’s on fire – and Leicester goes to Wembley.

Kelechi Iheanacho to score his 10th goal in his last seven games?

Leicester strikes first at Wembley! #EmiratesFACup pic.twitter.com/vtUU2r1bw2

– Football on BT Sport (@btsportfootball) April 18, 2021

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