Miguel Almiron (Newcastle Utd) does well on the edge of the box to find space and powers a shot in on goal that just goes over the bar. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Leicester.
James Maddison (Leicester) should know this behaviour is beyond the rules. He was too careless with his challenge and left Chris Kavanagh no option but to blow his whistle. A free kick has been awarded to Newcastle.
Ricardo Pereira (Leicester) tries to send a pass but it's blocked.
Fabian Schar (Newcastle Utd) seems to have picked up a minor injury, but it looks like he will be able to continue playing.
Fabian Schar (Newcastle Utd) requires medical treatment, so the referee stops play and signals for the physio to come onto the pitch.
Newcastle didn't take advantage of the corner and score as the opposition's defence was alert and averted the threat.
Wilfred Ndidi (Leicester) fires the ball towards goal from just outside the penalty area, but it goes narrowly over the crossbar after coming very close to hitting the roof of the net. The ball goes out of play and Newcastle will have a goal kick.
It looks like Wilfred Ndidi (Leicester) saw red with that tackle. Chris Kavanagh won't tolerate such behaviour on the pitch and blows for a foul.
The players are back out on the pitch following the half-time break and the second half is about to start.
The first half of today's match has just finished.
Miguel Almiron (Newcastle Utd) does his best to latch onto a cross into the box, but he can't get to the ball.
2 additional min. will be played.
Youri Tielemans (Leicester) sees a yellow card from Chris Kavanagh after he sent one of the opposing players to the ground.
Miguel Almiron (Newcastle Utd) is unlucky with a goal-bound effort from the edge of the box. A brilliant save by Kasper Schmeichel stops the ball from hitting the bottom left corner.
Ayoze Perez (Newcastle Utd) reacts well to a deflected cross from Matt Ritchie and places a close-range header beyond the keeper into the right of the goal. 0:1.
Salomon Rondon (Newcastle Utd) smashes the ball towards goal, but his effort fails to threaten the goalkeeper after going way off target.
Harvey Barnes (Leicester) takes a shot from the edge of the box after a brilliant solo effort. The ball heads towards the left post, but the goalkeeper denies him with a fantastic save.
Isaac Hayden (Newcastle Utd) picks up a pass and has an effort from the edge of the box, but Kasper Schmeichel gets down to his right to keep it out.
Demarai Gray (Leicester) goes on a solo run, but he fails to create a chance as an opposition player blocks him.
The ball is laid off to James Maddison (Leicester) on the edge of the box. He shoots through a crowd of players towards the bottom right corner and forces Martin Dubravka to make a decent save.
Newcastle take the corner, but their hopes of scoring a goal end with a nice clearance by the defence.
Salomon Rondon (Newcastle Utd) takes a mid-range free kick and his stunning strike crashes against the crossbar.
Newcastle have an opportunity from a mid-range free kick.
Another attempt to send the ball beyond the defence by Youri Tielemans (Leicester) is thwarted and cleared to safety.
The linesman signals that Javier Manquillo (Newcastle Utd) is offside and the referee confirms the decision.
Jamie Vardy (Leicester) did his best to latch on to a crossfield pass, but it was too long and it goes out of play. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Newcastle.
Sung-Yong Ki (Newcastle Utd) makes a rough challenge and Chris Kavanagh blows his whistle for a foul.
Leicester are playing possession football and controlling the game at present. They are exchanging inch-perfect passes from player to player, making it difficult for the opposition to win the ball.
Jamie Vardy (Leicester) blows a big chance from close range. World class save by the goalkeeper.
The ball is out of play and Newcastle manage to earn a corner.
Here we go, today's match is starting right now.
Today's referee will be Chris Kavanagh.
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