The curtain has well and truly been raised on the new season, with Leicester City facing Manchester United in the Community Shield at Wembley.
While United boss Jose Mourinho has added a handful of world class signings this summer, it was homegrown youngster Jesse Lingard who lit up Wembley with a stunning goal.
Picking up the ball inside the Leicester half, the 23-year-old Lingard drive at the heart of the Foxes’ defence, slaloming past five defenders before firing home…
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Lingard also scored a cracker in last season’s FA Cup final and no doubt Mourinho will be hoping to see more of the same from the midfielder in the coming season.
As for Leicester, they’ll need to improve their defending if they are to enjoy another high-flying campaign.