Wanya Marcal-Madivadua

Follow The Foxes’ Development Squad Clash At West Ham

Premier League 2 action continues for Leicester City’s Development Squad on Monday afternoon as they travel to face West Ham United Under-23s at Rush Green Training Ground (4pm kick-off).
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- Leicester City’s Development Squad tackle West Ham United Under-23s on Monday
- The 4pm kick-off sees 10th-placed City meet the league leaders at Rush Green

- The Foxes defeated Brighton & Hove Albion Under-23s 2-1 in their last PL2 clash
- Supporters can follow the action via the Club’s official social media channels

Buoyed by an excellent comeback victory over Brighton & Hove Albion Under-23s on Monday evening, the young Foxes will head into this encounter in the capital full of confidence and searching for back-to-back successes.

After going a goal behind early on at LCFC Training Ground, they roared back in the second half via a smart finish from Will Alves, followed by Wanya Marcal-Madivadua’s stunning late strike.

Those three points pushed Leicester up to 10th in the Premier League 2 Division 1 standings. The Hammers, meanwhile, top the table, having gained 35 points from 16 matches, though a 1-1 draw with Arsenal on Friday ended their five-game winning streak.

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Alves & Marcal-Madivadua Star In Comeback Win For City's Youngsters

Will Alves and Wanya Marcal-Madivadua were on the scoresheet as Leicester City's Development Squad secured a thrilling 2-1 triumph over Brighton & Hove Albion Under-23s in Premier League 2.

City are one of three teams to defeat the in-form Londoners this campaign, triumphing 2-1 in the reverse fixture in November, courtesy of an injury-time winner from Marcal-Madivadua.

Coach Ben Petty previewed the latest meeting on LCFC TV: "It's going to be a tough game next Monday afternoon. There's time for the lads to recover for a couple of days and get back on the training pitch to be well prepared for next week."

Supporters will be able to keep across all of the action from east London with team news and live match updates on @LCFC’s social media channels, while post-match reaction with members of the Foxes camp – and match highlights – will be posted on LCFC.com in the days after the fixture.

All times GMT.

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