Report | August 7
2 - 2
|Timothy Castagne 33||Ivan Toney 62|
|Kiernan Dewsbury Hall 46||Josh Dasilva 86|
Timothy Castagne began the scoring for Leicester in the 33rd minute following some good work by James Maddison. Kiernan Dewsbury Hall then doubled the lead with a goal in the 46th minute. Down 2-0, Brentford's Ivan Toney narrowed the deficit with a strike in the 62nd minute. Brentford then completed the comeback on a Josh Dasilva goal to secure one point.
James Maddison had a field day, registering 5 crosses, while Wesley Fofana was one step ahead all game, recording 5 interceptions. Positives for the Foxes? Their superior passing game was clear for all to see; they completed 568 passes compared to the Bees' 451.
Leicester start off with a draw. Meanwhile, Brentford earn their first point.
|James Maddison||Ivan Toney|
|Assisted 1 goal||1 goal scored|
|5 crosses (1st in the game)||1 interception (3rd on their team)|
Both squads play next on Saturday, August 13th. Leicester meet Arsenal at the Emirates, while Brentford meet Man United at Brentford Community Stadium. Can the Foxes improve their form? Will the Bees earn a victory?
Looking for more results and stats? Check out older Brentford match reports here.