Liecester city midfielder and Ghanain international Daniel Amartey scored his first goal at the bet365 stadium today. The versatile midfielder headed home and wheeled away in front of a great Blue Army.
The host, Stoke City had taken the lead 2-0 up on the stroke of half time through the heroics of Joe Allen. Jamie Vardy was sent off in the middle of the First half, giving Stoke City a one-man advantage after Bojan converted a penalty for the Potters.However, the Foxes never gave up .
2 minutes after the begining of the second half, Demarai Gray with Leonardo Ulloa orchestrated Liecester’s first goal. The foxes continued to press fir an equalizer , then with just two minutes to play, fuch’s delivery from the right flank got to Amartey, who headed in a maiden City goal to earn his side an equalizer against the Porters.
Stoke City pushed for a winner in injury time through a powerful strike from Glen Whelan’s but Schemeichel got a strong hand to deny him goal.
STOKE: Grant, Johnson, Shawcross (c), Martins Indi, Diouf, Whelan (Ramadan 90), Imbula, Pieters, Allen, Bojan (Adam 83), Walters
SUBS NOT USED: Given, Bony, Shaqiri, Crouch, Ngoy
GOALS: Bojan pen 39, Allen 45
CITY: Schmeichel, Simpson, Morgan (c), Huth, Fuchs, King, Amartey, Mahrez (Musa 80), Albrighton (Gray 72), Slimani (Ulloa 72), Vardy
SUBS NOT USED: Zieler, Chilwell, Mendy, Okazaki
GOALS: Ulloa 74, Amartey 88
ATTENDANCE: 27,663 (2,880 away)