(Source: Taiwan News)

Riyad Mahrez 97th min free-kick rescue Leicester.

Mahrez curled 25-yard free-kick into the Seventh min of extra stoppage time to cancel Joshua King’s first-half Penalty goal.

With the start of the match, it looked like Josh King,s first-half penalty would be enough for the cherries to conquer the all 3 points.

After taking the lead, Claude Puel’s side game begun but it takes little harder to play against the well-planned defence by Bournemouth

The Visitor was dangerous on the counter-attack.

Back on the other hand, Bournemouth continued to put their host under pressure and Marc Albrighton defence made Josh King fell over for a penalty.

Leicester tried to get back into to match but after the lead, Bournemouth takes full advantages by giving pressure and hold on to what they had.

Mahrez was pushed further up the field for the second-half when kelechi Iheanacho was introduced just before the hour.

The changes produced an improvement, Leicester should level after the 73rd min, but Iheanacho inexplicable backheeled the cross-shot wide. Then there was a late destruction made by Riyad Mahrez when he curled the last min free-kick into the top corner to spark King Power Stadium.

Eddie Howe, the manager, said: “It is a difficult one for us to take, we came back well from 2-0 down against Newcastle last week, but there were only seconds left – we just had to see it out.

“My emotion was a disgusted one to see the goal go in, but you have to admire the technical quality for Riyad Mahrez to score from there.”

Leicester manager Claude Puel: “We deserved something more because it was crazy with all the chances in the second half. It is just one point but not enough for us at home.

“I am happy with the spirit and mentality of the team. They believed and tried until the end and it is an important goal from Riyad Mahrez. It is important to continue our momentum and we will play like we did in the second half in the future.

“It was the last opportunity to score in the game and quality players can make the difference from these situations. It is a crucial point for us because we gave our best in this game.”(BBC)