Super Eagles forward, Kelechi Iheanacho, is thrilled to see Leicester City end their pre-season campaign on a winning note and is already looking forward to the start of the of the 2017/2019 English Premier League season, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Iheanacho who struggled to earn a starting spot with the Foxes last term put himself in manager’s Claude Puel’s thinking by grabbing four goals in three pre-season outings.
The former Manchester City player hit a brace as Leicester City rallied from a goal down to beat French club, Lille 2-1 in their final pre-season game on Saturday night.
He is already buzzing ahead of the new campaign in the Premier League which he hopes will be a successful one for his club. Leicester will play away at Manchester United in their Premier League first game of the 2018/19 season on August 11.
”Good to end the preseason with a win, hope we reflect that in the upcoming games ,” Iheanacho wrote on his Twitter handle hours after the game.
Leicester City will face Manchester United on Saturday in the opening game of the new season