London – Tottenham Hotspur have to bury his dream to continue playing in the FA Cup contest. Surprisingly, The Lilywhites overran by Leicester City with a score of 1-2.
|Jeff Schlupp, victory scorer for Leicester against Tottenham.|
Playing at home, White Hart Lane (24/1), the Spurs got a tight stiff resistance from the team which are in the caretaker position of Premier League. The Foxes – nicknamed Leicester – played very troublesome for Tottenham defense in that game. ESPN Stats showed Leicester was superior bit in possession of the ball which compared to the host with a ratio of 49% -51%.
Tottenham was winning first in the 10th minute. The referee pointed to the penalty spot after Liam Moore breaking Roberto Soldado in the penalty box. Andres Townsend who became executor successfully convert the penalty into a goal. 1-0 to the host held until halftime.
Until the running time of 80 minutes, the Spurs were able to maintain its superiority. Unfortunately in the last 10 minutes before the game ends, Leicester was able to rise. Leicester equalized goal by Leonardo Ulloa in the 83rd minute. While the winning goal scored by Jefferey Fox Schlupp in injury time which walked two minutes.
With this result, Tottenham must stop his dream to continue palying in the FA Cup.
Watch the video highlights Tottenham Hotspur vs Leicester City 24 January 2015 below.
Tottenham Hotspur: Vorm (GK), Rose, Kaboul, Chiriches, Fazio, Capoue, Paulinho, Lamela, Dembele (Subs: Kane 87’), Townsend (Subs: Eriksen 64’), Soldado (Subs: Adebayor 70’).
Leicester City: Schwarzer (GK), De Laet, Wes Morgan, Simpson, Liam Moore (Subs: Wasilewski 26’), Drinkwater, King, Jefferey Schlupp, Vardy (Subs: Nugent 73’), Leonardo Ulloa, Kramaric (Subs: Albrighton 73’).