Brentford v Leicester City, 24 October 2021

Score2-1 to Leicester City
RefereeSimon Hooper
CompetitionPremier League
VenueBrentford Community Stadium
Attendance16,814
Kick-off: 2.00pm Premier League Head to Head Played: 1 Brentford won: 0 Drawn: 0 Leicester City won: 1 Brentford scored: 1 Leicester City scored: 2 Brentford remained without a win against Leicester City in all competitions since March 1953.

1 Brentford

Manager: Thomas Frank

2 Leicester City

Manager: Brendan Rodgers

Goals:

Mathias Jorgensen 60 G

Goals:

Youri Tielemans 14 G
James Maddison 78 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David Raya
Defender Rico Henry
Defender Pontus Jansson
Defender Ethan Pinnock
Midfielder Mathias Jensen
Midfielder Christian Norgaard
Midfielder Frank Onyeka
Midfielder/Forward Sergi Canós
Midfielder/Forward Bryan Mbeumo
Forward Ivan Toney

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel
Defender Jonny Evans
Defender/Midfielder Daniel Amartey
Defender/Midfielder Timothy Castagne
Defender/Midfielder Ricardo Pereira
Midfielder James Maddison
Midfielder Boubakary Soumaré
Midfielder Youri Tielemans
Forward Jamie Vardy

Substitutions:

Kristoffer Ajer for Ethan Pinnock 46
Marcus Forss for Bryan Mbeumo 57
Saman Ghoddos for Frank Onyeka 76

Substitutions:

Patson Daka for Jamie Vardy 46
Jannik Vestergaard for Cağlar Söyüncü 68
Ayoze Pérez for James Maddison 78

Cards:

Mathias Jorgensen 30 Y

Cards:

Cağlar Söyüncü 63 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Alvaro Fernández
Defender Charlie Goode
Defender Mads Roerslev
Defender/Midfielder Kristoffer Ajer
Defender/Midfielder Fin Stevens
Midfielder Mads Bidstrup
Midfielder Paris Maghoma
Midfielder/Forward Saman Ghoddos
Forward Marcus Forss

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Danny Ward
Defender/Midfielder Ryan Bertrand
Midfielder Hamza Choudhury
Midfielder/Forward Harvey Barnes
Midfielder/Forward Ayoze Pérez
Forward Patson Daka
Forward Ademola Lookman

Comments:

League position: 12th Brentford had now lost consecutive league games for the first time since December 2018. The Bees' three defeats so far in the Premier League had all been in games played at the Brentford Community Stadium. Mathias Jorgensen had now scored four goals in the Premier League but had been on the losing team in all four games.

Comments:

League position: 9th Leicester City had now won consecutive games in the Premier League for the first time since April 2021. The Foxes had now won their last five away games in the Premier League against newly-promoted teams. City had now failed to keep a clean sheet in their last 12 away games in the Premier League.