Southampton out of relegation zone with 2-1 win vs Leicester



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12 Jan 2019, 22:46 IST
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LEICESTER, England (AP) — Ten-man Southampton climbed out of the English Premier League relegation zone as Ralph Hasenhuettl’s revolution continued with a 2-1 win at Leicester on Saturday.

James Ward-Prowse’s penalty and Shane Lengthy’s first aim in 9 months earned the victory at King Energy Stadium.

Lengthy’s strike, in first-half harm time, got here simply 120 seconds after Yan Valery was despatched off for a second bookable offense.

Wilfred Ndidi pulled a aim again within the second half for Leicester, which is led by former Southampton supervisor Claude Puel.

Southampton moved a degree above the league drop zone after only a fourth win of the season. Three of them have come below boss Hasenhuettl as he revives the Saints only a month after changing Mark Hughes.

Leicester dropped to eighth with boss Puel below hearth from followers after performances missing inspiration.

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