Jamie Vardy scored twice from the spot within the final 16 minutes as Leicester beat West Brom 3-0.© AFP
Leicester bounced again from a disappointing finish to final season to get their new marketing campaign off to a profitable begin as Jamie Vardy scored two penalties in a 3-Zero win at West Brom. Belgian worldwide Timothy Castagne opened the scoring on his debut as West Brom got a harsh lesson on the step up in high quality they face on their return to the Premier League. Leicester gained simply two of their final 10 video games to overlook out on a spot within the Champions League on the final day of final season and Brendan Rodgers had voiced his frustration at an absence of funds to assist their probabilities of success in 4 competitions this season.
But the one new signing the Foxes have added made a big effect as Castagne’s towering header from Dennis Praet’s cross opened the floodgates 11 minutes into the second half.
Despite Leicester’s drop-off within the second half of the marketing campaign, Vardy nonetheless gained the Premier League’s golden boot final season and the 33-year-old launched his problem to be prime scorer as soon as extra with two expertly taken spot-kicks within the ultimate 16 minutes after he and James Justin had been felled inside the world.
On Saturday, Arsenal kicked off the brand new Premier League season with a 3-Zero rout of newly promoted Fulham, with debutants Willian and Gabriel Magalhaes impressing for the Gunners at Cravern Cottage.
Defending champions Liverpool additionally began their title defence with win, albeit a nervy one, as they overcame Marcelo Bielsa’s Leeds 4-Three at Anfield, with Mohamed Salah scoring a hat-trick.
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