Former European Top Striker Claims Iheanacho Will Convert Big Chance Werner Missed Against Real Madrid

Former European Top Striker Claims Iheanacho Will Convert Big Chance Werner Missed Against Real Madrid

- Kelechi Iheanacho is a better finisher than Timo Werner, former Scotland striker Ally McCoist claims

- The Super Eagles forward was tipped to score the missed chances wasted by the Chelsea striker against Real Madrid

- The 24-year-old has scored 17 goals in all competition for Leicester City this season as they are firmly in third position

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Kelechi Iheanacho will score Timo Werner's missed chances during Chelsea's Champions League draw with Real Madrid, former Rangers striker Ally McCoist claims, Complete Sports.

The German international had two glorious chances against Los Blancos in the first half but failed to beat Thibaut Courtois in goal.

The Blues were forced to a 1-1 draw at the Alfredo di Stefano and should have taken a win back to Stamford Bridge, but the West London club still has the away-goal advantage.

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McCoist who was a pundit on Talksport said that Leicester City striker Iheanacho has more finishing instincts than the former RB Leipzig star.

He said:

“I can see Werner thinking about that chance, where a natural finisher doesn’t.
“If that’s Iheanacho, he doesn’t miss. I can see a slight sense of hesitation.”
Former Top European Striker Claims Iheanacho Will Convert Chance Werner Missed Against Real Madrid
Former Rangers striker Ally Mccoist claims Iheanacho is a better finisher than Timo Werner. Photo by Leicester City FC and Diego Souto
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Iheanacho has been in blistering form for the Foxes, scoring 14 goals in his last 14 matches and has 17 strikes in all competitions this season.

The 24-year-old posted another man-of-the-match performance against Crystal Palace as he helped his team come back from a goal down to win by 2-1.

The Nigerian international provided the assist for the equalizer and scored another contender for the goal of the season following an outrageous striker to help the King Power outfit grind the win.

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Meanwhile, had earlier reported that Kelechi Iheanacho is currently one of the most in-form players in the Premier League as he helped Leicester City defeat Crystal Palace to cement their status in the Champions League spot.

Kelechi's club and international teammate Wilfred Ndidi has become his hype man both in and outside of the pitch, and this time the midfielder came with another soap-cutting request.

It all started when the former Man City striker scored the all-important winner against Southampton in the FA cup semi-finals as the Foxes made it through to the final after many years.


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