Let’s just say it: Leicester might just be for real, and Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is in real, real trouble.
The schedule has been kind to the Foxes, sure, but Leicester keeps winning and is back atop the Premier League after an 2-1 win over Chelsea at King Power Stadium on Monday.
Loic Remy scored for the Blues. And we have to ask: Could this be it for Mourinho at Stamford Bridge?
Leicester City is two points ahead of Arsenal and a remarkable 18 points above No. 16 Chelsea.
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6 – Jamie Vardy has now scored in six consecutive home Premier League appearances for Leicester City. Running.
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Chelsea pulled within a goal when Pedro sent in a beautiful cross for Remy to head past Kaspar Schmeichel. But the Foxes held their nerves for the final minutes.