- Vardy makes 250th Leicester appearance, scores
- Maddison assists
- Chelsea with 71 percent possession
Jamie Vardy scored the lone goal as Leicester City surprised Chelsea with a 1-0 win at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.
The win moves Leicester into ninth with 25 points, while Chelsea remains fourth thanks to an advantage in goal differential over Arsenal.
Chelsea out shot Leicester 17-8.
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Wilfred Ndidi had a vicious attempt from distance defied by flying Chelsea keeper Kepa Arrizabalaga.
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13 – Jamie Vardy has scored 13 goals in his last 15 Premier League appearances against the ‘big six’ sides. Thorn. #CHELEI
— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) December 22, 2018
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Vardy put Leicester ahead with his 95th goal for the Foxes, assisted by James Maddison in the 51st minute.
Hazard was denied by Kasper Schmeichel with a quick bid to make it 1-1, and the Blues would later hit the post.