10 man Leicester hold Chelsea to goalless draw

Aubrey Yates
January 14, 2018

Thibaut Courtois says the Chelsea fans must share some of the blame for the 0-0 draw with Leicester on Saturday.

Speaking to the broadcaster Sky Sports, the Belgian said: "It doesn't help when the fans boo and whistle after each misplaced pass".

Off the back of Wednesday's Carabao Cup semi-final first leg with Arsenal, the Blues failed to score again.

Leicester, despite finding themselves 10 men down with just 68 minutes played, held on for a point at Stamford Bridge, but in general it was a game in which the Foxes were dominant.

Film-maker projects 'shithole' on Trump hotel in Washington
Bell has previously projected criticism of the president onto the hotel, according to The Washington Post . Bell said he had focused his projector onto the building for about 40 minutes.

Kirby Star Allies Nintendo Switch Release Date Announced
SNK Heroines Tag Team Frenzy SNK Heroines Tag Team Frenzy will only feature female fighters from SNK's number of fighting games. The first Wave, available on the 31st, adds Aegislash to the playable roster, with Mega Rayquaza and Mimikyu assists.

Ant McPartlin Has Filed For Divorce From Wife Lisa Armstrong
Ant, 42, who has battled a prescription drugs addiction will split from his wife "to do the right thing for his health". Still, Lisa took to Twitter as recently as November to deny that she and her husband were "estranged".

Luiz recently made his Chelsea return in the 0-0 draw with Norwich City in the third round of the FA Cup having been out with a knee injury since October.

Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte has responded to rumours that the club is interested in signing Leicester star, Jamie Vardy this January.

Courtois' comments will not please frustrated fans, with Chelsea missing the chance to leapfrog Manchester United into second spot. I don't think we're playing a bad season, ' the goalkeeper told Chelsea TV.

Asked whether the Chelsea board has considered bringing the Englishman to Stamford Bridge, Conte said, "No, honestly we didn't speak about him, but I repeat we are talking about a really good player. There's a risk involved and we know that, but that's our game". If they start shouting it doesn't help us.

Other reports by

Discuss This Article

FOLLOW OUR NEWSPAPER