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2016/05/01 | 15:05 |  English Premier League | Old Trafford, Manchester |  Full Time
English Premiership

As it happened: Man United v Leicester

2016-05-01 17:00
Last Updated at 14:31
01 May 17:01
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01 May 16:59
Leicester does not finish off things at Old Trafford as draw still keeps Tottenham Hotspur in the title race. The London side travel to Stamford Bridge tomorrow evening as they take on Chelsea in a must win to keep the title race on. If Tottenham lose or draw The Foxes become EPL Champions.
01 May 16:56

94' FULL-TIME!!!

Manchester United 1-1 Leicester City 

01 May 16:54
92'  Schmeichel's comes to Leicester's rescue as confusion sets in for the Foxes defence.
01 May 16:51
90' FOUR minutes of additional time added on.
01 May 16:50
88' Rooney takes the free-kick and Schmeichel's punches the free-kick away.
01 May 16:49
88' King comes on for Mahrez.
01 May 16:49
86' RED CARD!! Danny Drinkwater tugs Memphis and United get a free-kick. Second-yellow for the midfielder.
01 May 16:43
82' Depay comes on for Rashford.
01 May 16:42
80' Leicester breaks with Mahrez and the winger puts in a perfect cross for Ulloa. The striker brings the ball down and shoots but scruffs it with the side of his boot.
01 May 16:39
78' Rooney in from deep and whips in a cross. Smalling gets onto the deliver and hits the post with his headed effort.
01 May 16:38
76' Schlupp the next to go as Albrighton comes on to the field of play.
01 May 16:36
74' Herrera comes on for Fellaini.
01 May 16:33
70' Drinkwater finds Mahrez and the winger darts past a chunk of United players and takes a swipe at but De Gea puches the ball away. Sigh of relief from United fans.
01 May 16:31
69' Blind whips in a corner towards Fellaini and the Belgian rises above the rest of the players but his effort swings wide.
01 May 16:29
67' Shinji Okazaki comes off for Demarai Gray
01 May 16:28
66' Mahrez makes a meal of Rooney tugging onto him and the United captain receives a yellow card.
01 May 16:26
64' Ulloa can't get enough on his attempted header as his effort is over the United cross bar.
01 May 16:23
61' Lingard comes off for Mata as LVG makes the first move in terms of substitutes.
01 May 16:22
60' Manchester United 60% - Leicester City 40%
01 May 16:19
57' Drinkwater receives a yellow card for a tug on Rashford.
01 May 16:17
54' Ulloa's shot deflected for a corner! Fuchs puts in a searching cross and Ulloa is up in the air and glances his header wide for the corner but Valencia clears the ball.
01 May 16:15
53' First booking of the match as Lingard puts in rash foul on Schlupp.
01 May 16:14
53' An animated Ranieri in the technical area...
01 May 16:06
45' Second-half is underway...
01 May 15:54


Following a minute of stoppage time the referee brings this humdinger of an encounter to a pause. Players are headed to the tunnel for the half-time break.

01 May 15:50
40' Manchester United 1-1 Leicester City
01 May 15:46
38' Schlupp puts in an awkward cross to which De Gea has to put a fist to. The 'keepers punch out is not strong enough and falls into the path of Mahrez. The Algerian dummies Rojo but runs into the Argentine and looks for a penalty but the ref ignores his shout.
01 May 15:43
35' Lingard wins a corner-kick and Blind stands behind the dead-ball situation. The Dutchman swings in a cross towards Fellaini and the Belgian heads it straight towards Schmeichel's.
01 May 15:43
35' Lingard wins a corner-kick and Blind stands behind the dead-ball situation. The Dutchman swings in a cross towards Fellaini and the Belgian heads it straight towards Schmeichel's.
01 May 15:39
31' Lingard intercepts a Simpson pass and steams towards the goal. The winger isn't quick enough as Simpson catches up with him and Lingard goes down. He wants a foul and a red card but ref waves play on.
01 May 15:36
29' Mahrez lays it off for Schlupp but the winger can't get his shot away early as a steaming Valencia blocks his shot for a corner.
01 May 15:28
21' Huth with a senseless challenge on Martial in a dangerous position as United get a free-kick. Rooney and Blind stands behind the dead-ball situation and the Captain shoots but his shot hits the wall.
01 May 15:25
20' Manchester United 1-1 Leicester City
01 May 15:24
01 May 15:22
14' UNITED!!! The Red Devils putting the heat on Leicester now as Martial dinks in a well-timed cross for Fellaini who chests it down and lays it in the path of Lingard in the 18-area. The United winger shoots a low cross towards but Schmeichel's up for the task and makes a great save.
01 May 15:16
11' Possession: Man United 80% - Leicester City 20%
01 May 15:15

Lingard lays off a through ball for Valencia who fake-crosses the ball and dummies Fuchs and has time to put in a decent cross in. Leicester's defence misses the clearance and the balls fall smoothly for Martial and makes a meal of it as he breaks Kasper. 

United 1-0 City

  • 94'

    Full time: Manchester United 1-1 Leicester City. It is a frustrating tie and Leicester are made to wait.

  • 93'

    Nervous moments for Leicester as Rooney makes a run for it and shoots for goal, Schmeichel rushes out to clear and then makes the save. Good keeping from Schmeichel.

  • 90'

    Four minutes of added time to this half.

  • 88'

    Final change for Leicester, they bring on Andy King for Mahrez.

  • 86'

    RED CARD! Drinkwater is booked and sent off straight away, it is his second yellow card as he pulls Depay back.

  • 85'

    A free kick for United but Rooney takes it and hits it straight into Schmeichel's hands.

  • 83'

    United make their final change as they bring on Depay for Rashford.

  • 81'

    Another chance goes begging for Leicester as Albrighton pushes forward and passes the ball to Ulloa but Ulloa's touch is too strong and De Gea collects it with ease.

  • 80'

    Rooney floats a great ball towards Smalling who heads it and its the outside of the post and goes away.

  • 79'

    Leicester make another change as Albrighton comes on for Schlupp.

  • 78'

    Martial's power and pace are causing some problems for Leicester but Morgan does well to block it and clear away from goal.

  • 76'

    United are putting some pressure on Leicester now, so far the visitors have done well to keep United out. Fellaini is substituted for Herrera.

  • 73'

    Mahrez has a shot on goal and De Gea does well to punch the ball away and makes the save.

  • 70'

    A chance missed for United as Blind takes the corner and Fellaini heads it wide and over the goal.

  • 70'

    20 minutes remaining in the game, can Leicester find another goal to win this game?

  • 68'

    A change from Leicester as they bring on Gray to replace Okazaki.

  • 68'

    YELLOW CARD! Rooney is booked for bringing down Mahrez on the right.

  • 67'

    Another chance for Leicester as Ulloa tries to rise high to meet Drinkwater's cross. He does well to get there but his header goes wide of the post.

  • 66'

    Mahrez wins a free kick as Martial fouls him. Mahrez has had a good game today.

  • 64'

    Jesse Lingard is replaced with Juan Mata by Machester United.

  • 63'

    United are enjoying a lot of possession but have not been able to make anything out of it.

  • 60'

    YELLOW CARD! Drinkwater is booked now for a cynical foul on Rashford as Rashford beats him for pace.

  • 58'

    YELLOW CARD! Carrick is booked for a late foul on Schlupp.

  • 56'

    More pace from Leicester as Schlupp goes down the left wing and passes the ball to Okazaki in the centre but De Gea is quick to come out and collect.

  • 53'

    YELLOW CARD! Lingard is booked, for a bad foul on Schlupp.

  • 52'

    Simpson pushes the ball towards Okazaki and the ball is deflected off of Smallings toe for a corner. Fuchs takes the corner and Ulloa heads it over the bar.

  • 50'

    A foul by Okazaki and Smalling wins a free kick.

  • 49'

    Fellaini takes the ball to the other end and Martial has a shot on goal but it is too wide and high and Leicester are safe.

  • 48'

    A corner for Leicester and Fuchs will take it. It is a good corner but De Gea collects it in front of his goal.

  • 46'

    Second half begins.

  • 45'

    Half time: Manchester United 1-1 Leicester City.

  • 44'

    Valencia concedes a free kick and Ulloa wins it for Leicester.

  • 42'

    Leicester putting some more pressure on United now with Fuchs taking the corner and Morgan heading it just wide of goal and it the left.

  • 40'

    Another chance for Leicester as De Gea is caught off-guard, Schlupp's cross catches him by surprise but he does well to keep it out. Mahrez is brought down by Rojo but the referee does not give the penalty.

  • 38'

    Mahrez floats a good ball through to Ulloa who heads the ball over the bar, he did not connect well.

  • 35'

    10 minutes remaining in the first half and this has been an action-packed game so far. Leicester are on the back foot but they have done well to level the scores through their captain's goal.

  • 32'

    Some more controversy as Lingard goes to ground and the referee has to make a decision if Simpson fouled him. The referee sides with Leicester and replays show he is correct.

  • 30'

    Leicester have not had too many chances but have done well to keep the score to 1-1.

  • 29'

    A corner for United and they take it quickly and go short. Leicester are good enough to clear quickly and push United out.

  • 27'

    Mahrez wins a free kick, Rojo fouls him and loses possession.

  • 26'

    Rojo is getting a lot of space on the left wing, Leicester should look to reduce his possession.

  • 23'

    A bit of punching and hair-grabbing from Fellaini and Huth. Both should be in trouble but the referee has not seen the incident, so they get away with it.

  • 21'

    Fellaini wins a corner for United, that goal should settle some nerves for Leicester.

  • 19'

    Rooney takes the ball towards the other end and has a shot on goal, it is wide of Schmeichel's goal and Leicester are safe.

  • 17'

    GOAL, LEICESTER, MORGAN! 1-1: Leicester support goes wild in the crowd, Drinkwater floats a beautiful ball into the box and Morgan heads it past the keeper into goal.

  • 16'

    Nearly a second goal for United, Leicester looking very nervous in their defence. Fellaini receives the ball from Rojo and pushes it to Lingard who has a shot on goal, Schmeichel does well to punch it away.

  • 14'

    A foul by Martial and Simpson wins a free kick for Leicester.

  • 13'

    Mahrez with the free kick and he floats it into the box, Okazaki rises high and meets it but heads it to the right of the posts.

  • 11'

    Leicester are a goal down in the opening minutes of this game and they will look to score quickly to equalise.

  • 8'

    GOAL, MANCHESTER UNITED, MARTIAL! 1-0: Manchester take the lead with an early goal and Martial, who is left unmarked, drives the ball through Schmeichel's legs for the first goal.

  • 6'

    Rashford tries an early shot on goal but his attempt from outside the box is blocked and cleared.

  • 4'

    Lingard tries a through ball for United but Martial is caught offside.

  • 3'

    Leicester fans are making themselves heard with a few songs about the club and Ranieri.

  • 1'

    First half begins, Michael Oliver is the referee today.

  • 0'

    Vardy remains banned and is out of the team for today's game. Matty James is injured and also will not play today.

  • 0'

    Louis van Gaal has no fresh injury worries, Bastian Schweinsteiger and Luke Shaw remain on the sidelines.

  • 0'

    Leicester City: Schmeichel(gk), Huth, Fuchs, Morgan, Simpson, Schlupp, Mahrez, Drinkwater, Kante, Ulloa, Okazaki.

  • 0'

    Manchester United: De Gea(gk), Valencia, Smalling, Blind, Rojo, Rooney, Fellaini, Lingard, Martial, Carrick, Rashford.

  • 0'

    Hello and welcome to our live coverage of the Premier League clash betwee Manchester United and Leicester City from Old Trafford.

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    • 8' Anthony Martial
    • 17' Wes Morgan
  • 3 Yellow Cards 1
    • 53' Jesse Lingard
    • 57' Michael Carrick
    • 66' Wayne Rooney
    • 58' Daniel Drinkwater
  • 0 Red Cards 1
    • 86' Daniel Drinkwater
Team Line-ups
  • David de Gea
  • Marcos Rojo
  • Anthony Martial
  • Wayne Rooney
  • Chris Smalling
  • Michael Carrick
  • Daley Blind
  • Antonio Valencia
  • Marouane Fellaini
  • Jesse Lingard
  • Marcus Rashford
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  • Kasper Schmeichel
  • Daniel Drinkwater
  • Wes Morgan
  • Robert Huth
  • N'Golo Kante
  • Jeffrey Schlupp
  • Danny Simpson
  • Shinji Okazaki
  • Leonardo Ulloa
  • Riyad Mahrez
  • Christian Fuchs
  • Memphis Depay
  • Juan Mata
  • Sergio Romero
  • Ander Herrera
  • Morgan Schneiderlin
  • Matteo Darmian
  • Timothy Fosu-Mensah
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  • Andy King
  • Marc Albrighton
  • Daniel Amartey
  • Demarai Gray
  • Marcin Wasilewski
  • Ben Chilwell
  • Mark Schwarzer

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