- Okazaki, Maguire on target for Leicester
- Brighton yet to score goal in PL
- Mahrez involved in both goals
- Leicester on three points for the season
Leicester City eased to a 2-0 victory against new boys Brighton & Hove Albion at the King Power Stadium on Saturday.
The Foxes now have three points on the board, while Brighton have yet to score in the PL and have zero points. Life is tough at the top.
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Leicester took the lead in the first minute as Mahrez danced past two defenders and his strike was palmed away by Matt Ryan to Okazaki who finished. 1-0 to the Foxes after 52 seconds.
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Brighton improved after their early struggles with Glenn Murray having a goal disallowed for offside.
Matty James fired over for Leicester and Okazaki missed a glorious chance before the break to make it 2-0.
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Leicester did go 2-0 up at the start of the second half as Mahrez’s corner to the back post found Maguire who headed home on his home PL debut to double the Foxes’ lead.
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Hemed forced Kasper Schmeichel into a fine save after coming on, but Mahrez went close down the other end as Leicester finished the game strongly, just as they started it.