Leceister City hosted defending Champions Luverpool at Kingpower optimistic to change the poor record against them. The foxes were patient & held on for a goalless draw in the first half but John Evans received a yelow card for tripping. Liverpool opened the scoring through current Premier League topscorer Mohammed Salah who has now scored 17 goals in the 67th minute. Leceister City resurgently shocked Liverpool by scoring 3 goals in 6 minutes through Maddison, Vardy & Barnes to turn around the tables on the reds. Leceister City climbed up to 2nd in the English Premier League with 46 points after their 3-1 emphatic victory over Liverpool who temporarily remain 4th with 40 points.
Burnley visited Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park hoping to bounce back from their 2-0 humiliating defeat in the FA Cup by Championship outfits Bournemouth. Burnley won their previous first leg at Turf Moor 1-0 hence had an upper going into the fixture hence capitilized on early goals through Gudmundson & Rodriguez in the first 10 minutes to put the Clarets 2 goals ahead at the break. Mowton combined with Rodriguez only 2 minutes after kick off to make it 3-0 for Burnley as Crystal Palace suffered their second consecutive Premier League defeat. Burnley climbed up to 15th with 26 points while Crystal Palace remained 13th with 29 points after the 3-0 defeat.
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