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Leicester 0-2 Spurs - the key stats

Posted on 20 January 2016  - 21:30

The stats that mattered from our 2-0 victory in the FA Cup third round replay against Leicester City at the King Power Stadium on Wednesday night.


As it stands - We now travel to Colchester United in the fourth round on Saturday, January 30. This game will kick-off at 12.45pm and broadcast live on BT Sports.

A U's first - The match will represent our first competitive encounter against Colchester.

Goals v Leicester - Heung-Min Son (1-0, 39 minutes), Nacer Chadli (2-0, 66).

Shooting boots - We had 15 efforts at goal (including blocks) to Leicester's 11. It was 4-4 on target. We also had eight corners to Leicester's three and made 23 crosses.

Keeping the ball - We had 60% possession.

Passing game - We made 558 passes to Leicester's 372 with an 83.2% accuracy. Tom Carroll made most with 78.

Heads we win - We were successful in 65.5% of aerial duels and won 61.5% of tackles.

Safe hands - Michel Vorm had a 100% save success rate with four our of four. He had 36 touches.

Great Dane - Christian Eriksen completed 91.2% of 68 passes.

Yellows - Ben Davies was booked early, Marc Albrighton later on.

Line-ups - Leicester (4-3-2-1) - Schmeichel, Simpson (Albrighton 63), Wasilewski, Benalouane, Chilwell, Dyer (Vardy 74), King, Inler, Drinkwater (Okazaki 46), Gray, Ulloa. Substitutes (not used): Schwarzer, Morgan, Kante, Mahrez.

Spurs - (4-2-3-1) - Vorm, Walker, Dier, Wimmer, Davies, Carroll, Bentaleb, Chadli (Onomah 73), Eriksen, Lamela (Kane 60), Son (Alli 84). Substitutes (not used): Lloris, Trippier, Vertonghen, Winks.

Referee - Anthony Taylor.

Attendance - 30,006.