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Kelechi Iheanacho

Born: October 3, 1996 (age 22)

Height: 6'1.5" (187cm)
Weight: 12st 2lb (77kg)

Hometown: Imo State, Nigeria
Nationality: Nigeria Nigerian

Position: Striker
Team: Leicester City (no. 8)
Kelechi Iheanacho in action for Leicester City on September 9, 2017
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Career History
Senior2015-2017Manchester City
2017-Leicester City
Sports Mole has 287 articles about Kelechi Iheanacho. Articles 1 to 40:
Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech claps supporters after his side's Premier League defeat to Manchester City on August 12, 2018
Premier League Team of the Week - Raheem Sterling, Petr Cech, Jamie Vardy
Sports Mole selects its Premier League team of the week for gameweek six, including Petr Cech, Raheem Sterling and Jamie Vardy.
Sep 24, 17:07
Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring Leicester City's third goal in the win over Huddersfield Town on September 22, 2018
Result: Leicester City fight back to see off Huddersfield Town
Leicester City overturn an early deficit to earn a 3-1 victory over Huddersfield Town in Saturday's Premier League clash at the King Power Stadium.
Sep 22, 17:22
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe watches on during his side's 2-0 win over Cardiff City in the Premier League on August 11, 2018
Result: Bournemouth survive late scare to see off Leicester City
Bournemouth maintain their impressive Premier League record against Leicester City despite a late scare by running out 4-2 winners over the Foxes at the Vitality Stadium.
Sep 15, 16:57
Jurgen Klopp in charge of Liverpool on August 25, 2018
Jurgen Klopp "really happy" with Alisson Becker error
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says that he was "really happy" with Alisson Becker's error in Saturday's Premier League clash with Leicester City.
Sep 3, 12:25
Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker reacts after his mistake during the Premier League clash with Leicester City on September 1, 2018
Joe Gomez defends Alisson Becker after error
Liverpool defender Joe Gomez insists that his side still have full confidence in Alisson Becker, despite the goalkeeper's mistake to gift Leicester City a goal.
Sep 3, 09:58
Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker reacts after his mistake during the Premier League clash with Leicester City on September 1, 2018
Alisson Becker "angry" at himself following error in Liverpool win
Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker confesses to being "angry at himself for his glaring mistake in the Reds' 2-1 victory at Leicester City on Saturday.
Sep 2, 12:27
Liverpool striker Sadio Mane scores the opening goal during his side's Premier League clash with Leicester on September 1, 2018
Result: Liverpool hold off Leicester City challenge for best-ever Premier League start
Liverpool make it four wins from four to record their best-ever start to a Premier League season courtesy of a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Leicester City.
Sep 1, 14:22
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp watches on during his side's Premier League clash with Brighton on August 25, 2018
Jurgen Klopp: 'Jamie Vardy absence changes Leicester City style'
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes that the absence of the suspended Jamie Vardy will force Leicester City to alter their playing style when the two sides meet.
Aug 31, 14:05
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp watches on during his side's Premier League clash with Brighton on August 25, 2018
Preview: Leicester City vs. Liverpool - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predictions and lineups for Saturday's early Premier League kickoff between Leicester City and Liverpool.
Aug 30, 19:03
Mohamed Elyounoussi in action for Basel in the Champions League on December 5, 2017
Team News: Mohamed Elyounoussi returns as Southampton host Leicester City
Mohamed Elyounoussi has returned to Southampton's starting XI ahead of their Premier League home game with Leicester City on Saturday.
Aug 25, 14:04
Paul Pogba is mobbed by his Manchester United teammates after scoring against Leicester City on August 8, 2018
Result: Paul Pogba, Luke Shaw give Manchester United winning start against Leicester City
Goals from Paul Pogba and Luke Shaw earn Manchester United a 2-1 win over Leicester City in their opening game of the Premier League campaign at Old Trafford.
Aug 10, 21:54
Paul Pogba in action for Manchester United during the FA Cup final on May 19, 2018
Team News: Paul Pogba skippers Manchester United on opening night
Paul Pogba starts for Manchester United and will skipper the side in this evening's Premier League opener against Leicester City.
Aug 10, 19:02
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Kelechi Iheanacho targeting improved Leicester City campaign
Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho acknowledges that he must improve on his opening season at the King Power Stadium.
Aug 10, 11:11
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho patrols the touchline during the 2018 FA Cup final against Chelsea at Wembley
Preview: Manchester United vs. Leicester City - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews the opening game of the Premier League season as Jose Mourinho's half-strength Manchester United take on Leicester City at Old Trafford.
Aug 9, 15:01
Kelechi Iheanacho celebrates scoring during the pre-season friendly between Leicester City and Valencia on August 1, 2018
Kelechi Iheanacho excited for season opener
Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho says that he is excited for the first Premier League game of the season against Manchester United.
Aug 3, 15:47
Kelechi Iheanacho celebrates scoring during the pre-season friendly between Leicester City and Valencia on August 1, 2018
Result: Leicester City, Valencia share the spoils
Leicester City continue their preparations for the 2018-19 campaign with a 1-1 draw against Spanish giants Valencia at the King Power Stadium.
Aug 1, 21:54
Argentina's Lionel Messi in action against Nigeria on June 26, 2018
Result: Argentina scrape through to last 16 of World Cup with late victory
Marcos Rojo scores a late volley as Argentina scrape into the last 16 of the World Cup with a 2-1 win over Nigeria.
Jun 26, 20:54
Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic reacts during the match against Argentina on June 21, 2018
Team News: Argentina drop Sergio Aguero, Willy Caballero for group decider
Argentina axe Premier League stars Sergio Aguero and Willy Caballero for their World Cup group clash with Nigeria.
Jun 26, 17:59
Nigeria manager Gernot Rohr on June 2, 2018
Live Commentary: Nigeria 2-0 Iceland - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage as Nigeria register a 2-0 victory over Iceland in Friday's World Cup fixture in Volgograd.
Jun 22, 14:59
The Nigerian team lines up ahead of the World Cup warm-up match with England at Wembley on June 2, 2018
Team News: Nigeria draft in Kenneth Omeruo, Kelechi Iheanacho against Iceland
Kenneth Omeruo replaces Odion Ighalo in Nigeria's attack for their World Cup clash with Iceland.
Jun 22, 14:56
Croatia manager Zlatko Dalic on November 9, 2017
Preview: Croatia vs. Nigeria - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted XIs, team news and a full match preview for the World Cup Group D clash between Croatia and Nigeria at the Kaliningrad Stadium.
Jun 14, 12:41
Arsenal winger Alex Iwobi in action during his side's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace in January 2018
Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi named in final Nigeria World Cup squad
Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi, Chelsea winger Victor Moses and Leicester City trio Wilfred Ndidi, Kelechi Iheanacho and Ahmed Musa are in Nigeria's 23-man World Cup squad.
Jun 3, 15:18
Interim England manager Gareth Southgate on the touchline during the international friendly with Spain at Wembley on November 15, 2016
Preview: England vs. Nigeria - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of Saturday's World Cup warm-up between England and Nigeria.
May 31, 13:06
Kelechi Iheanacho in action for Leicester City on September 9, 2017
Kelechi Iheanacho looking forward to facing Lionel Messi
Nigeria forward Kelechi Iheanacho reveals that he is looking forward to taking on 'idol' Lionel Messi at the 2018 World Cup.
May 24, 19:51
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Nigeria announce preliminary 2018 World Cup squad
Nigeria head coach Gernot Rohr names a provisional 30-man squad ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia which features Arsenal's Alex Iwobi and Chelsea's Victor Moses.
May 15, 19:26
Harry Kane celebrates with Son Heung-min after scoring the second during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Everton on January 13, 2018
Result: Tottenham Hotspur edge nine-goal thriller in Wembley Stadium farewell
Tottenham Hotspur edge out Leicester City 5-4 on the final day of the Premier League campaign.
May 13, 16:56
Mauricio Pochettino during the Champions League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid on November 1, 2017
Live Commentary: Tottenham Hotspur 5-4 Leicester City - as it happened
Relive Tottenham Hotspur's incredible 5-4 victory over Leicester City on the final day of the Premier League season with Sports Mole's live text coverage.
May 13, 14:00
Kelechi Iheanacho in action for Leicester City on September 9, 2017
Kelechi Iheanacho keen to revive Leicester City career
Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho says that he is eager to continue proving his worth to the club after scoring against Arsenal.
May 10, 13:09
Claude Puel in charge of Leicester City on December 9, 2017
Premier League trio keen on Hannover striker Niclas Fullkrug?
Leicester City, Newcastle United and Watford are all reportedly interested in signing Hannover forward Niclas Fullkrug.
May 10, 11:58
Harry Kane celebrates scoring the opener during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool on October 22, 2017
Premier League roundup: Tottenham secure Champions League, Huddersfield safe
Tottenham Hotspur secure Champions League for next season, Huddersfield Town guarantee top-flight survival, Manchester City break Premier League records and Arsenal suffer defeat at Leicester City.
May 9, 22:46
Arsene Wenger during the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United on April 22, 2018
Result: Arsenal's away woes continue at Leicester City
Arsenal fall to their seventh straight away defeat in the Premier League as Leicester run out 3-1 winners at the King Power Stadium in Arsene Wenger's penultimate game.
May 9, 21:42
Alexandre Lacazette celebrates scoring the Gunners' second during the Europa League quarter-final game between Arsenal and CSKA Moscow on April 5, 2018
Team News: Alexandre Lacazette, Jack Wilshere miss out on Arsenal squad
Arsene Wenger makes four changes for Arsenal's Premier League trip to Leicester City.
May 9, 18:52
Arsene Wenger bids farewell to fans during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Burnley on May 6, 2018
Live Commentary: Leicester City 3-1 Arsenal - as it happened
Relive Leicester's thrilling 3-1 win over Arsenal as Arsene Wenger's penultimate game in charge of the Gunners ends in a seventh successive away league defeat.
May 9, 18:45
Andy Carroll pictured in action for West Ham United in March 2017
Team News: Andy Carroll on West Ham United bench for trip to Leicester City
Andy Carroll is named on the West Ham United bench for Saturday's Premier League encounter with Leicester City at the King Power Stadium.
May 5, 14:02
Wilfried Zaha in action for Crystal Palace in February 2018
Result: Crystal Palace on brink of safety with big win over Leicester City
Crystal Palace move to the brink of Premier League survival with a 5-0 win over 10-man Leicester City in Saturday's Premier League clash at Selhurst Park.
Apr 28, 16:56
Claude Puel in charge of Leicester City on December 9, 2017
Result: Leicester City, Southampton play out stalemate
Leicester City and Southampton could not be separated in Thursday night's Premier League encounter at the King Power Stadium, the two sides playing out a 0-0 draw.
Apr 19, 21:37
Claude Puel in charge of Leicester City on December 9, 2017
Team News: Leicester City make five changes for Southampton clash
Leicester City manager Claude Puel rings the changes from the Premier League meeting with Southampton.
Apr 19, 18:49
Chris Wood celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Burnley and Crystal Palace on September 10, 2017
Result: Burnley edge closer to European place with victory over Leicester City
Burnley edge closer to their goal of European qualification thanks to a 2-1 win over Leicester City in Saturday's Premier League encounter at Turf Moor.
Apr 14, 16:59
Brighton & Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton watches on during his side's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace at the Amex Stadium on November 28, 2017
Team News: Gaetan Bong returns for Brighton & Hove Albion against Leicester City
Gaetan Bong returns to the Brighton & Hove Albion squad for this afternoon's visit of Leicester City.
Mar 31, 14:05
Kelechi Iheanacho in action for Leicester City on September 9, 2017
Leicester City 'expect Kelechi Iheanacho to be fit after breaking hand'
A report claims that Kelechi Iheanacho will likely be in contention for Leicester City's trip to Brighton & Hove Albion, a week on from breaking his hand.
Mar 28, 18:24

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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City86202131820
2Chelsea86201851320
3Liverpool86201531220
4Arsenal86021910918
5Tottenham HotspurSpurs8602157818
6Bournemouth85121612416
7Wolverhampton WanderersWolves843196315
8Manchester UnitedMan Utd84131314-113
9Watford84131112-113
10Leicester CityLeicester84041412212
11Everton83321312112
12Burnley82241012-28
13Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton8224913-48
14Crystal Palace821559-47
15West Ham UnitedWest Ham8215813-57
16Southampton8125614-85
17Fulham8125921-125
18Huddersfield TownHuddersfield8035417-133
19Newcastle UnitedNewcastle8026613-72
20Cardiff CityCardiff8026417-132

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