Victor Moses scored Spartak Moscow’s solely aim as Daniel Amartey rescued a 1-1 draw for Leicester Metropolis in Thursday’s Uefa Europa League match.
Moses broke the impasse on the King Energy Stadium within the 51st minute together with his first aim of the season.
The previous Chelsea and Liverpool midfielder nodded in Mikhail Ignatov’s cross to present Spartak Moscow a bonus of beating Brendan Rodgers’ males who defeated them by 4-3 within the reverse fixture a fortnight in the past.
Sadly for the Russian guests, it didn’t take lengthy for Leicester Metropolis to reply as they grabbed an equaliser via Amartey.
The Ghana star turned Ayoze Perez’s help into the again of the online together with his header within the 58th minute.
It was the third aim scored by Amartey for the Foxes since his signing from FC Copenhagen in 2016 and it was additionally his third Europa League effort, having beforehand scored two objectives in his former membership.
Leicester Metropolis had an opportunity of finishing the comeback within the seventy fifth minute with a penalty alternative however second-half substitute Jamie Vardy who changed Zambia’s Patson Daka, didn’t beat goalkeeper Aleksandr Selikhov.
Spartak Moscow held on for an important level on the highway with Moses taking part in from begin to end for them.
Leicester Metropolis, on the hand, had Nigeria’s Kelechi Iheanacho in motion for your complete period whereas his compatriot Wilfred Ndidi made his return from damage as a 58th-minute substitute for Ayoze Perez.
Ademola Lookman was additionally in motion as a second-half substitute for the hosts.
Because of the draw, Leicester Metropolis stay within the third spot in Group C with 5 factors after 5 video games whereas Spartak sit on the backside with 4 factors.
Within the different Group C outing, Napoli got here from behind to defeat their hosts Legia Warsaw 4-1 with out red-hot ahead Victor Osimhen.
Second-half objectives from Piotr Zielinski, Dries Mertens, Hirving Lozano and Algeria’s Adam Ounas bought the job achieved for the Serie A membership in Poland.
The victory helped Napoli displace Legia Warsaw as group leaders as they now have seven factors from 4 matches.