Leicester City’s Premier League dreams came to an end despite a final day 2-1 victory against West Ham United. The club got relegated to the Championship after a drastic season in the Premier League.
It was one way traffic in the opening 20 minutes, as Leicester poured the pressure on West Ham, needing a flurry of goals to keep their survival hopes afloat. Those hopes turned closer to reality. Harvey Barnes fired Leicester into the lead in the 37th to take control of the battle for safety.
Everton’s lead on the hour mark spelled bad news for Leicester. But they continued to do their part, as Wout Faes doubled the Foxes’ lead in the 61minutes mark. The tension was rekindled inside the King Power stadium, as Pablo Fornals cut the lead in half in the 79th minute.
Fans slam Leicester City as the club gets relegated despite final matchday victory against West Ham
Leicester City fans are frustrated and hurt after the club got relegated despite the final match victory against West Ham with a scoreline of 2-1. The club is now relegated after playing in the top flight ever since 2014. Fans now fear that the top players of the club will be on their way out of the club after the club got demoted to the Championship. Many fans talk about the disastrous performance of their club throughout the season. Some have even taken it to the Social Media and posted their opinion about the situation. One fan wrote, “Mahrez ,Kante sold after winning the PL. The decline started”. While another fan wrote, “Finished Club”. And a third fan wrote, “Tough luck. They will hopefully come back stronger and better.”.
Supratim Banerjee is a football content writer at FirstSportz, currently pursuing B.COM from University of Calcutta.
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