Chelsea took on Leicester City in the FA Cup on Sunday afternoon, knowing their final chance of claiming silverware this season was on the line at the King Power Stadium against a side with an impressive track record against the Premier League’s top clubs.
The Blues required extra time to get the job done. Alvaro Morata’s opening goal was cancelled out in the 76th minute when Jamie Vardy had the last kick in a goalmouth scramble, leaving substitute Pedro to grab the winner late on.
Morata impressed against the Foxes, getting on the scoresheet and often causing Leicester problems with his movement in the final third. But N’Golo Kante – who Transfermarkt value at £54million – was arguably Chelsea’s biggest influence on the match, keeping things solid in the engine room while creating two chances and completing four dribbles.
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