The Foxes are trying very hard to secure their position into the top four of the Premier League. They want to take part in the Champions League next season. The team is doing great in the season though they have no chance of winning the Premier League title this time already five points ahead of the 4th ranked team, Chelsea. After winning the last league match earlier today, Leicester City has gathered 53 points after the 29th round of the EPL Earlier today, at their home venue, Barnes-Vardy scores as Leicester City got 4 – 0 victory.
A couple of years ago, Leicester City won the Premier League title for the first time in history. Vardy played a vital role in that season. It seems that the good time of the English star has returned. Vardy is playing too well now. He has scored two goals earlier today and his mates another English forward Barnes scored two-goal against Aston Villa.
At the King Power Stadium, earlier today, Leicester City played the 29th round of the Premier League. Reportedly, the team of Rodgers won by a 4 – 0 goal. Barnes and Vardy scored two goals each in the game.
FT | Foxes 4-0 Aston Villa
The goals are back for Leicester City! Finally, a performance that we saw out professionally until the end 💪
Villa dispatched of tonight. They looked heavy legged, barely bringing anything all evening.
— Leicester City FC (@FIRST4LCFC) March 9, 2020
The goals flood started in the 40th minute of the game. The English forward Barnes scored the first goal. The first half ended with a 1 – 0. In the 63rd minute, the Foxes got a penalty. The experienced star Vardy took the shot and escaped the goalkeeper. In the 79th minute, the English star made the scoreline 3 – 0. And just six minutes later, Barnes scored the 4th goal of the match and confirmed the big victory against the guest team Aston Villa.
Leicester City were convincing 4-0 winners over Aston Villa in the Premier League on Monday night. #PL
The win sees the Foxes move five points clear of Chelsea in the race for the Champions League places pic.twitter.com/HaBhPxUHP8
— World Sports Betting (@WorldSportsBet) March 9, 2020
If we look at the match statistics, Leicester City played quite aggressively. They have taken a total of 15 shots and among them, seven were on the target. Most of the time of the game, the Foxes dominated. They possessed the ball 66 percent. In return, Aston Villa just took four shots and one of them was on the target.
If we consider the last five matches of the Foxes in the Premier League, they tasted two defeats and two draws. And just one match against Aston Villa was won by the team. But considering all the competitions, They are still on the race of the FA Cup. In the 5th round of the FA Cup, just a couple of days ago, they won against Birmingham City by a 1 – 0 goal.