Iheanacho has been the main understudy at Man City and now Leicester City, but his vital goal in the FA Cup semifinal shows he's ready to lead.
Kelechi Iheanacho scored the game's only goal as Leicester City saw out a narrow victory over Southampton to book a spot in the FA Cup final.
Leicester defender Wesley Fofana is reportedly on the summer radar for Manchester United. Transfer Talk has the latest.
After Chelsea shocked Manchester City 1-0 on Saturday, it's down to Leicester and Southampton to battle it out for other berth in the FA Cup final.
Leicester City have said they are extremely disappointed at a COVID-19 breach among their players after reports that three attended a party.
Jesse Lingard scored twice as West Ham United climbed back into fourth spot in the Premier League with a vital 3-2 victory over Leicester.
It is hard to fault quadruple chasers, but City lack a world-class striker with Sergio Aguero past his best and Gabriel Jesus not at the top level.
Manchester City edged closer to the Premier League title with an impressive 2-0 at Leicester City on Saturday.
Only Sergio Aguero, with 21, has scored more goals in the FA Cup than Kelechi Iheanacho across the past six years.
Man United again fell short in the late rounds of a cup as too many players turned in dreadful displays. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer needs better players.
Manchester United were dumped out of the FA Cup at the quarterfinal stage after a 3-1 defeat at Leicester City on Sunday.
Manchester City, who are chasing silverware on four fronts, have been drawn against Chelsea in the pick of the FA Cup semifinals.
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