Iheanacho spot kick seals Wembley win

The Foxes celebrated another piece of silverware, besting the league champions at Wembley to claim the community shield.

A cool penalty in the 89th minute from substitute Kelechi Iheanacho against his old club gave the F.A. Cup winners the chance to show that they mean business for the season ahead in the traditional curtain raiser.

Both teams fielded changed lineups – injury problems in defence for Leicester meant Ryan Bertrand was given a start while other new signings Daka and Soumare came off the bench in the second half.

Harvey Barnes, who missed the Cup final through injury, was delighted to be involved at Wembley. A knee injury meant he hasn’t played competitively since February and the young winger showed some nice touches down the left flank.

The win means that Brendan Rodgers extends his 100% cup final record to an incredible eight.

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