Leicester Metropolis boss, Brendan Rodgers, has reacted to striker Kelechi Iheanacho’s hat-trick in his facet’s 5-0 win over Sheffield United on Sunday.
Rodgers mentioned he was delighted with Iheanacho’s three objectives towards Sheffield, including that the Nigerian worldwide has improved as a result of he trains so laborious.
A hat-trick from Kelechi Iheanacho and a purpose every from Ayoze Perez and Ethan Ampadu (OG) gave Leicester all three factors towards Sheffield on the King Energy Stadium.
Reacting, Rodgers mentioned at his post-match press convention, “I’m delighted. I’ve all the time mentioned you’ll be able to see the enhancements in him [Kelechi Iheanacho] day on day. He trains so laborious.
“He works nicely up there with Jamie, the mix is admittedly good. The 2 finishes, the primary one is a bit nearer, however you’ve bought to get there, and off his weaker foot, it’s a pleasant cushioned end. It’s the identical with the second a bit additional out.
“The third one is a superb strike. He’s intelligent, he’s dropped into house we needed him to, turns and fires in.
“Tactically, he had a job to do when he was defending. He did that very nicely. His total sport was excellent.”
Iheanacho will now hope to proceed his spectacular show for Leicester after they face Manchester United subsequent Sunday within the FA Cup quarter-finals.