Leicester to play Man City in League Cup quarterfinals
LEICESTER, England (AP) — Leicester set up an English League Cup quarterfinal match against Manchester City by beating Southampton 6-5 in a penalty shootout on Tuesday.
Nampalys Mendy converted the winning penalty after Manolo Gabbiadini's attempt was saved by Leicester goalkeeper Danny Ward. The teams had both scored their first five penalties.
Late Lacazette strike for Arsenal gives Emery 1st away win
CARDIFF, Wales (AP) — Alexandre Lacazette's late strike gave Unai Emery his first away win as Arsenal manager in the Premier League as the Gunners overcame Cardiff 3-2 on Sunday.
Arsenal was twice pegged back as goals from Shkodran Mustafi and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang were canceled out by Victor Camarasa and Danny Ward as both teams defended poorly in Cardiff.
LONDON (AP) — Leicester signed Wales goalkeeper Danny Ward from Liverpool on a four-year contract on Friday.
Ward dropped in the pecking order at Anfield following the arrival of Brazil goalie Alisson.
Leicester's fourth signing of the offseason will offer competition to Kasper Schmeichel and Eldin Jakupovic.