Leicester beat rivals 4-2 on penalties at St James’ Park to reach the Carabao Cup third round.

Jamie Vardy scored the decisive spot-kick after had saved from Jonjo Shelvey and Isaac Hayden.

James Maddison had earlier put Leicester in front in the first half with a deflected free-kick.

equalised after the break through Yoshinori Muto’s close-range finish.

More to follow.

Line-ups

  • 26Darlow
  • 17KrafthSubstituted forManquilloat 50′minutes
  • 5Schär
  • 18FernandezBooked at 79mins
  • 2Clark
  • 15WillemsSubstituted forDummettat 78′minutes
  • 43Longstaff
  • 8Shelvey
  • 14Hayden
  • 11RitchieBooked at 37minsSubstituted forAtsuat 45+3′minutes
  • 13Muto

Substitutes

  • 1Dubravka
  • 3Dummett
  • 4Ki Sung-yueng
  • 6Lascelles
  • 19Manquillo
  • 30Atsu
  • 36Longstaff

Leicester

  • 1Schmeichel
  • 21Ricardo Pereira
  • 5MorganBooked at 45minsSubstituted forEvansat 57′minutes
  • 4SöyüncüBooked at 19mins
  • 28Fuchs
  • 17Pérez
  • 20ChoudhuryBooked at 44minsSubstituted forPraetat 45′minutes
  • 8Tielemans
  • 15Barnes
  • 10Maddison
  • 9Vardy

Substitutes

  • 2Justin
  • 6Evans
  • 7Gray
  • 11Albrighton
  • 12Ward
  • 24Mendy
  • 26Praet
Referee:
Tim Robinson
Attendance:
22,727

Match Stats

Home TeamAway TeamLeicester
Possession
Home32%
Away68%
Shots
Home7
Away10
Shots on Target
Home2
Away1
Corners
Home2
Away3
Fouls
Home10
Away16

Live Text

Penalty saved! Isaac Hayden ( United) fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, right footed shot saved in the bottom left corner.

Penalty saved! Harvey Barnes () fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, right footed shot saved in the bottom right corner.

Goal!

Goal! United 1(2), 1(3). Fabian Schär ( United) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the centre of the goal.

Penalty saved! Jonjo Shelvey ( United) fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, right footed shot saved in the bottom right corner.

Goal!

Goal! United 1(1), 1(1). Yoshinori Muto ( United) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the top right corner.

Attempt missed. () right footed shot from the right side of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Ricardo Pereira.

Yoshinori Muto ( United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Christian Fuchs () left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top left corner. Assisted by Dennis Praet.

Corner, . Conceded by Federico Fernández.

Offside, United. Karl Darlow tries a through ball, but Yoshinori Muto is caught offside.

Jonjo Shelvey ( United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt blocked. () header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Dennis Praet with a cross.

Booking

Federico Fernández ( United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Dennis Praet () wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Federico Fernández ( United).

Substitution

Substitution, United. Paul Dummett replaces Jetro Willems.

Ciaran Clark ( United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

Delay in match because of an injury James Maddison ().

Attempt saved. Jonjo Shelvey ( United) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Javier Manquillo.

Attempt blocked. () left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by James Maddison.

James Maddison () wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Matthew Longstaff ( United).

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

Delay in match because of an injury Jetro Willems ( United).

Yoshinori Muto ( United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Jonny Evans () header from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by James Maddison with a cross following a corner.

goal

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