Leicester City’s prolific Nigerian forward, Kelechi Iheanacho, is eagerly anticipating the upcoming Emirates FA Cup quarter-final clash against Chelsea following his noteworthy goal-scoring performance in the English Premier League last Saturday. Having already notched up four goals in the Emirates FA Cup competition, the 21-year-old striker is poised to augment his goal tally when his team faces the formidable Blues.
In an exclusive interview with Leicester City’s official website, the former Manchester City forward expressed caution, acknowledging the formidable threat posed by the outgoing English Premier League champions to his side’s aspirations.
“We’re back to winning ways now,” Iheanacho articulated. “We just have to keep winning, keep strong, and keep working hard to ensure we stick to those wins. We’re looking forward to playing against Chelsea. They’re a good side, a strong side. We’ll just keep working hard in training, and we’ll be ready for them.”
Reflecting on Leicester’s recent challenges, he added, “We’ve had a hard time getting some draws. This win will give us a boost for the next game against Chelsea.”
As the Foxes prepare for a challenging encounter with Chelsea, Iheanacho’s optimism and determination underscore Leicester City’s commitment to overcoming obstacles and securing success in the coveted FA Cup tournament. The clash promises to be a riveting spectacle, with fans eagerly anticipating the outcome of this high-stakes quarter-final showdown.