Morecambe v Leicester City, 07 November 2017

Score2-2
RefereeRobert Jones
CompetitionFootball League Trophy Group A – North
VenueGlobe Arena
Attendance432
Kick-off: 7.45pm Due to winning the penalty shoot-out (4-2) after 90 minutes, Morecambe were awarded a bonus point.

2 Leicester City

Manager: Steve Beaglehole

Goals:

Garry Thompson 8 G
Elliot Osborne 90 G

Goals:

Layton Ndukwu 25 G
Josh Knight 85 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Dan Nižić
Defender Luke Conlan
Defender Sam Lavelle
Defender Mitchell Lund
Defender Steven Old
Defender/Left back Michael Rose
Midfielder Andy Fleming
Midfielder Elliot Osborne
Midfielder/Forward Garry Thompson
Forward Adam Campbell
Forward Vadaine Oliver

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Max Bramley
Defender Darnell Johnson
Defender Josh Knight
Defender Connor Wood
Midfielder Hamza Choudhury
Midfielder Sam Hughes
Midfielder Lamine Sherif
Midfielder/Forward Layton Ndukwu
Forward Josh Eppiah
Forward Josh Gordon

Substitutions:

Rhys Turner for Garry Thompson 68
Steve Yawson for Andy Fleming 77
Aaron McGowan for Luke Conlan 83

Substitutions:

Tyrese Shade for Layton Ndukwu 62
Raul Uche for Lamine Sherif 75
Calvin Bassey for Josh Eppiah 88

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Niall Maher
Defender Aaron McGowan
Midfielder Luke Jordan
Midfielder Alex Kenyon
Midfielder Steve Yawson
Forward Kyle Hawley
Forward Rhys Turner

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Daniel Iversen
Defender Calvin Bassey
Defender George Heaven
Midfielder Khanya Leshabela
Midfielder/Forward Tyrese Shade
Forward Raul Uche

Comments:

ABBA penalty shoot-out details (Morecambe went first) 1 – Michael Rose [scored] 4 – Rhys Turner [missed] 5 – Sam Lavelle [scored] 8 – Elliot Osborne [scored] 9 – Adam Campbell [scored]

Comments:

ABBA penalty shoot-out details (Leicester City went second) 2 – Hamza Choudhury [scored] 3 – Josh Knight [saved] 6 – Josh Gordon [saved] 7 – Raul Uche [scored] Leicester City named only six of a possible seven substitutes. In line with Premier League and League Championship clubs being allowed to enter the competition, Leicester City had to select at least six players in their starting line-up who were aged under 21 on 30 June 2017.