sport
  • match commentary
  • English Npower Championship
  • 31 January 2013, 7:45pm
  • King Power Stadium
  • Attendance: 21,677
LeicesterLeicestervWolvesWolves
2
  • Knockaert, 24
  • Nugent, 73
1
  • Sako, 51

live commentary

Match ends, Leicester City 2, Wolverhampton Wanderers 1.

90+4 mins:Second Half ends, Leicester City 2, Wolverhampton Wanderers 1.

90+2 mins:Substitution, Leicester City. Martyn Waghorn replaces David Nugent.

90+1 mins:Sylvain Ebanks-Blake (Wolverhampton Wanderers) hits the left post with a left footed shot from the centre of the box.

90 mins:Corner, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Conceded by Kasper Schmeichel.

90 mins:Attempt saved. Bakary Sako (Wolverhampton Wanderers) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

89 mins:Corner, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Conceded by Wes Morgan.

89 mins:Attempt blocked. Sylvain Ebanks-Blake (Wolverhampton Wanderers) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by David Davis with a cross.

84 mins:Corner, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Conceded by Paul Konchesky.

83 mins:Substitution, Wolverhampton Wanderers. David Davis replaces Tongo Hamed Doumbia.

82 mins:Offside, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Danny Batth tries a through ball, but Bakary Sako is caught offside.

81 mins:Substitution, Wolverhampton Wanderers. David Edwards replaces Karl Henry.

77 mins:Substitution, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Slawomir Peszko replaces Björn Sigurdarson.

76 mins:Substitution, Leicester City. Jamie Vardy replaces Anthony Knockaert.

76 mins:Kevin Foley (Wolverhampton Wanderers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

75 mins:Foul by Kevin Foley (Wolverhampton Wanderers).

75 mins:Lloyd Dyer (Leicester City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

73 mins:Goal! Leicester City 2, Wolverhampton Wanderers 1. David Nugent (Leicester City) right footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Daniel Drinkwater following a fast break.

71 mins:Offside, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Jamie O'Hara tries a through ball, but Stephen Ward is caught offside.

69 mins:Substitution, Leicester City. Lloyd Dyer replaces Ben Marshall.

69 mins:Foul by Sylvain Ebanks-Blake (Wolverhampton Wanderers).

69 mins:Wes Morgan (Leicester City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

65 mins:Corner, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Conceded by Michael Keane.

65 mins:Attempt missed. Bakary Sako (Wolverhampton Wanderers) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Tongo Hamed Doumbia.

64 mins:Corner, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Conceded by Paul Konchesky.

62 mins:Foul by Christophe Berra (Wolverhampton Wanderers).

62 mins:Wes Morgan (Leicester City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

62 mins:Corner, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Conceded by Andy King.

58 mins:Attempt missed. Bakary Sako (Wolverhampton Wanderers) left footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses the top left corner. Assisted by Stephen Ward.

54 mins:Offside, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Karl Henry tries a through ball, but Sylvain Ebanks-Blake is caught offside.

53 mins:Attempt missed. Chris Wood (Leicester City) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Ritchie de Laet with a cross.

51 mins:Goal! Leicester City 1, Wolverhampton Wanderers 1. Bakary Sako (Wolverhampton Wanderers) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Tongo Hamed Doumbia.

49 mins:Foul by Chris Wood (Leicester City).

49 mins:Danny Batth (Wolverhampton Wanderers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

48 mins:Attempt blocked. Ben Marshall (Leicester City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Ritchie de Laet.

47 mins:Attempt missed. Michael Keane (Leicester City) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Ritchie de Laet with a headed pass.

47 mins:Corner, Leicester City. Conceded by Stephen Ward.

Second Half begins Leicester City 1, Wolverhampton Wanderers 0.

45+2 mins:First Half ends, Leicester City 1, Wolverhampton Wanderers 0.

45 mins:Attempt missed. Ben Marshall (Leicester City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by David Nugent.

44 mins:Foul by Tongo Hamed Doumbia (Wolverhampton Wanderers).

44 mins:Andy King (Leicester City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

43 mins:Attempt missed. David Nugent (Leicester City) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Daniel Drinkwater with a cross.

41 mins:Christophe Berra (Wolverhampton Wanderers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

41 mins:Foul by David Nugent (Leicester City).

35 mins:Attempt missed. Karl Henry (Wolverhampton Wanderers) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Jamie O'Hara following a set piece situation.

35 mins:Foul by Ben Marshall (Leicester City).

35 mins:Karl Henry (Wolverhampton Wanderers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

34 mins:Attempt blocked. Chris Wood (Leicester City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Wes Morgan.

33 mins:Attempt blocked. Bakary Sako (Wolverhampton Wanderers) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

30 mins:Foul by Sylvain Ebanks-Blake (Wolverhampton Wanderers).

30 mins:Michael Keane (Leicester City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

28 mins:Attempt missed. Danny Batth (Wolverhampton Wanderers) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Bakary Sako with a cross following a corner.

28 mins:Corner, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Conceded by Wes Morgan.

27 mins:Offside, Leicester City. Ben Marshall tries a through ball, but Wes Morgan is caught offside.

26 mins:Foul by Karl Henry (Wolverhampton Wanderers).

26 mins:Andy King (Leicester City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

25 mins:Attempt saved. Sylvain Ebanks-Blake (Wolverhampton Wanderers) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

24 mins:Goal! Leicester City 1, Wolverhampton Wanderers 0. Anthony Knockaert (Leicester City) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the top left corner. Assisted by Kasper Schmeichel.

23 mins:Attempt blocked. Bakary Sako (Wolverhampton Wanderers) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Tongo Hamed Doumbia.

21 mins:Attempt saved. Ben Marshall (Leicester City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by David Nugent.

20 mins:Foul by Karl Henry (Wolverhampton Wanderers).

20 mins:Andy King (Leicester City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

20 mins:Attempt blocked. David Nugent (Leicester City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Ben Marshall.

18 mins:Corner, Leicester City. Conceded by Stephen Ward.

17 mins:Attempt missed. Chris Wood (Leicester City) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Wes Morgan with a headed pass.

16 mins:Attempt blocked. Tongo Hamed Doumbia (Wolverhampton Wanderers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Björn Sigurdarson.

15 mins:Attempt missed. Bakary Sako (Wolverhampton Wanderers) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right.

15 mins:Corner, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Conceded by Ritchie de Laet.

12 mins:Foul by Sylvain Ebanks-Blake (Wolverhampton Wanderers).

12 mins:Daniel Drinkwater (Leicester City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

10 mins:Corner, Leicester City. Conceded by Björn Sigurdarson.

9 mins:Attempt missed. Anthony Knockaert (Leicester City) left footed shot from long range on the right is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Ben Marshall.

8 mins:Corner, Leicester City. Conceded by Danny Batth.

7 mins:Björn Sigurdarson (Wolverhampton Wanderers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

7 mins:Foul by Paul Konchesky (Leicester City).

6 mins:Attempt missed. Anthony Knockaert (Leicester City) left footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Ritchie de Laet.

4 mins:Corner, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Conceded by Ritchie de Laet.

4 mins:Attempt missed. David Nugent (Leicester City) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Daniel Drinkwater.

3 mins:Attempt blocked. Anthony Knockaert (Leicester City) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is blocked. Assisted by David Nugent.

2 mins:Attempt missed. Bakary Sako (Wolverhampton Wanderers) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

First Half begins.

Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

team line-up

1Kasper Schmeichel
3Paul Konchesky
15Michael Keane
2Ritchie de Laet
5Wes Morgan
7Ben Marshall69
4Daniel Drinkwater
24Anthony Knockaert76
10Andy King
39Chris Wood
35David Nugent92

substitutes

14Martyn Waghorn92
9Jamie Vardy76
29Marko Futacs
13Conrad Logan
17Paul Gallagher
11Lloyd Dyer69
19Richard Wellens

referee

Robert Madley

team line-up

13Carl Ikeme
25Danny Batth
11Stephen Ward
16Christophe Berra
32Kevin Foley
24Jamie O'Hara
8Karl Henry81
15Björn Sigurdarson77
28Tongo Hamed Doumbia83
10Bakary Sako
9Sylvain Ebanks-Blake

substitutes

29Kevin Doyle
34Georg Margreitter
7Slawomir Peszko77
31Dorus de Vries
26David Davis83
35Jake Cassidy
4David Edwards81

referee

Robert Madley

match stats

possession %4653
shots on target33
shots off target87
corners49
tackles won137
offsides13