Absolutely Terrible!!! : Leicester City’s Disappionting Season In Numbers

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You’ll be surprised to even think this Leicester City team actually won the English Premier League last season when you go through these numbers. it’s been a total decline of the champions who have now recently got rid of title winning manager Claudio Ranieri


32 – the Foxes are 32 points worse off than at this stage last season, with 21

as opposed to 53.

14 – they have lost 14 games, compared to only two last season. They also have

only five wins as opposed to 15.

24 – their goal tally tells a similar tale of woe, having scored 24 this season

against 47 through the same number of games last term.

0 – away wins this season. They have taken three points from 13 away games –

only Burnley, with one from 11, have a worse record on the road.

0 – also the number of Premier League goals they have scored in 2017, in six

games which have brought them only one point.

11 – in all, LeicesterCity  have drawn a blank in 11 games this season – it happened

just three times in the whole of last season.

3.2 – Leicester’s average for shots on target per match this season, the

third-worst record in the division. Last season they ranked fifth with an

average of 4.8.

343 – minutes the Foxes have spent in the lead in matches this season, compared

to 863 at this stage last season.

5 – England striker Jamie Vardy, who scored in 11 consecutive league games last

season on his way to 24 goals for the season and a Euro 2016 place, has just

five this time around.

17/11 – PFA player of the year Riyad Mahrez’s goal and assist tallies from last

season. He has three goals and two assists this term.

1 – Danny Drinkwater too has tailed off dramatically, setting up just one goal

this season as opposed to seven last.

5/3 – summer signing Islam Slimani leads the team with three assists and sets

the pace alongside Vardy with five goals.



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