West Ham vs Leicester City: Iheanacho, Gray score as Foxes win 2-1

West Ham vs Leicester City: Iheanacho, Gray score as Foxes win 2-1

- West Ham vs Leicester City saw the Foxes return to winning ways following a 2-1 victory at the London Stadium

- Kelechi Iheanacho and Damari Gray were on target for Leicester as Pablo Fornals got the only goal for the Hammers

- Leicester maintain second position on the table while West Ham are just a point above the relegation zone

West Ham vs Leicester City ended 2-1 in favour of the Foxes as they maintain second spot on the Premier League table.

Kelechi Iheanacho's goal was canceled out by Pablo Fornals before Damari Gray scored the winner in the second half.

The Foxes were awarded an early penalty as the Lukas Fabianski fouled Iheanacho in the box but Gray squandered the opportunity as the Polish goalkeeper made a fine save.

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But the Super Eagles striker was on hand to give his side a 1-0 lead after responding to Ayoze Perez's headed assist to head home in the 40th minute to make it 1-0 to Leicester.

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The Hammers got back on level terms as Felipe Anderson's cut-back fell perfectly for Fornals who buried the ball with his first time shot to make it 1-1 just before half time.

Manuel Pellegrini's men ended the half the more confident side as the Chilean boss' future at the London club was hanging in the balance.

Leicester regained the lead in the 55th minute after Perez gave a through ball to Gray who timed his run to perfection as he placed the ball beyond the Fabianski. 2-1 to the Foxes.

Brendan Rodgers' side held on as they recorded their first win after losing to Man City and Liverpool to maintain second spot.

West Ham were condemned to their fourth successful home defeat of the season as they remain one point above relegation zone with game at hand.

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Arturo Vidal has taken legal action against Barcelona for £2million unpaid bonuses, reports in Spain claim.

The Chilean international was eligible to the bonuses based on minutes played and performances when he signed from Bayern Munich.

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