Ayoze Perez and James Maddison took full advantage of defensive howlers as Leicester maintained their distant pursuit of Premier League leaders Liverpool with a routine 3-0 victory at Newcastle.
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Steve Bruce will lock horns with Leicester once again delighted with the response he has had from his Newcastle players since their September horror show against the same opponents.
Andy Carroll is putting all talk of his future on hold as he attempts to help Newcastle return to winning ways.
Steve Bruce was left fuming at the “horror” challenge which left Matt Ritchie needing stitches in three wounds as Newcastle bowed out of the Carabao Cup on penalties against Leicester.
Kasper Schmeichel came to Leicester’s rescue as they edged past Premier League rivals Newcastle on penalties to secure a place in the Carabao Cup third round draw.
Leicester boss Claude Puel is confident James Maddison has what it takes to play international football after seeing him impress in front of England boss Gareth Southgate.
Jamie Vardy and Harry Maguire teamed up to condemn Newcastle to a fifth Premier League defeat of the season as owner Mike Ashley saw for himself the trouble his club is in.
Ayoze Perez’s late own goal cost Newcastle a precious Premier League draw as Leicester ruined…