Statistical Analysis: Leicester trail at interval – Timothy Castagne and Kelechi Iheanacho behind the comeback

The away side Crystal Palace were in control, leading 1-0 in the Premier League game. But Leicester turned the game around and won 2-1.

Crystal Palace started the match best and took the lead when Wilfried Zaha scored a goal after 12 minutes, with an assist by Eberechi Eze, making it 1-0. The goal was his 10th on target in the league this season.

Straight after the break, Timothy Castagne found the net and equalised for Leicester.

Kelechi Iheanacho scored the decider, with an assist by Jonny Evans, in the 80th minute. It was his 10th goal. The team had then turned the match around, what brought the final score to 2-1.

Leicester have 3 wins and and 2 losses with a 12–6 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Crystal Palace have 1 win, 1 draw and 3 losses and a 5–11 goal difference.

This means Leicester are still in third place and Crystal Palace are in 13th.

Leicester will host Southampton on Friday. Palace will face Man City at Selhurst Park on Saturday.

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