EPL: Iheanacho benched in Leicester home defeat; Tuchel claims first win as Chelsea boss

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Super Eagles forward, Kelechi Iheanacho was an unused substitute for Leicester City in their disappointing home defeat to Leeds United in the Premier League on Sunday.

Iheanacho, who was expected to be on the lineup since star forward Jamie Vardy has been ruled out by injury, sat on the bench all through the game.

The Foxes were beaten 3-1 by Leeds, forcing them to drop points from a winning position for the first time this season.

They become the final Premier League club to do so in tge 2020-21 campaign.

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Earlier on Sunday, Chelsea defeated Burnley 2-0 at Stamford Bridge, with Azpilicueta and Alonso on target in the first and second halves respectively

The win took the Blues above Arsenal

It was their first win since the arrival of new manager, Thomas Tuchel, who replaced Frank Lampard last Monday, and led the team to a goalless draw against Wolves on Tuesday.

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