Tremendous Eagles, Leon Balogun defender, Leon Balogun was benched for 90 minutes as Brighton & Hove Albion recorded a tough fought 1-Zero house win in opposition to Everton on the Amex Stadium on Saturday, studies Completesportsnigeria.com.
Balogun began Brighton’s final 4 league video games however was not thought-about for a beginning berth in opposition to the Tofees with supervisor, Chris Hughton preferring Shane Duffy and Lewis Dunk on the coronary heart of the defence.
The 30-year-old has featured in eight league video games for the Seagulls this season, scoring solely as soon as.
Jurgen Locadia scored the profitable aim for the house workforce a minute earlier than the half hour mark.
On the King Energy Stadium, Leicester suffered a shocking1-Zero house loss to Cardiff Metropolis.
Nigerian duo, Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho have been each in motion for the Foxes.
Ndidi was on for 90 minutes in what was his 20th league look of the marketing campaign. He has one aim to his identify.
Iheanacho took the place of Jamie Vardy within the 68th minute.He has appeared in 18th Premier League video games for Leicester Metropolis and has scored as soon as.
Victor Camarasa netted the winner for the hosts two minutes into added time.
Frenchman Abdoulaye Doucouré scored a late equaliser as Watford held Newcastle to a 1-1 draw on the Vicarage Highway Stadium.
Solomon Rondon opened scoring for the Magpies a minute earlier than the half hour mark.
In one other sport, Tottenham Hotspur title bid suffered an enormous setback following a 3-1 house loss to Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Fulham beat Huddersfield 2-1 on the Craven Cottage, their first win beneath new supervisor, Claudio Ranieri.
By Adeboye Amosu