Pulse.com.gh logo
Go


UEFA Champions League Daniel Amartey's Leicester continues perfect start

Record signing Islam Slimani scored the only goal of the game in the first half to continue the Foxes' fairytale in their first ever Champions League home game.

  • Published: , Refreshed:
play Slimani pumps his fists as Leicester snatch a first-half lead against their Group G clash at the King Power Stadium
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Daniel Amartey's Leicester City have made it two wins from two in the Champions League this season courtesy of a 1-0 victory over Porto this evening.

Record signing Islam Slimani scored the only goal of the game in the first half to continue the Foxes' fairytale in their first ever Champions League home game.

Amartey played full duration of the game to secure a vital win over Porto as they continue their first ever Champions League campaign with two straight wins.

play Porto forward Octavio goes through the back of Daniel Amartey during a game that produced several yellow cards

 

Slimani opened the scoring in the 25th minute by nodding compatriot Riyad Mahrez's cross home for the first ever Champions League goal at the King Power.

It was Slimani's third headed goal in his last two home appearances for the Foxes, and his sixth goal in just four meetings with Porto this calendar year.

Leicester held on for an historic victory over the two-time European champions to maintain their spot at the top of Group G with six points from a possible six.

Porto, meanwhile, remain on just one point and are now winless in 17 visits to England in European competition.

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233507713497, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.com.gh.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos




Top Articles

1 Mrs. Christine-Marie Nyantakyi Kwesi Nyantakyi's wife makes massive...bullet
2 World Cup 2018 Saudi Arabia's World Cup team plane catches firebullet
3 World Cup 2018 Egypt's tournament is all but over after Russia defeatbullet
4 World Cup 2018 Fixtures and kick-off times for matchday sixbullet
5 Video Countryman Songo & Akrobeto entertain 'Fire for Fire' viewersbullet
6 World Cup 2018 Neymar walks out of training after picking up...bullet
7 World Cup 2018 Portugal vs Spain in numbersbullet
8 World Cup 2018 Cristiano Ronaldo sets new World Cup recordbullet
9 Asamoah Gyan Narrates This is the true story behind...bullet
10 World Cup 2018 All vital stats after the first round...bullet

Top Videos

1 Sports Asamoah Gyan's BabyJet Airlines begin recruitmentbullet
2 Video Watch Raphael Dwamena's sublime goal in Swiss Super Leaguebullet
3 Football and all Sports stories that made global headlines in 2017bullet

Sports