Premier League

 Full TimePEAC
Leicester CityLEI
1
 
1
Brighton & Hove AlbionBHA
P. Daka  46' 1-0 
 1-1D. Welbeck  82'
LEIP. Daka  46' 1-0
BHAD. Welbeck  82' 1-1
HT: 0-0
King Power Stadium (Attendance: 31,231)
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Leicester throws away lead again to draw 1-1 with Brighton

LEICESTER, England (AP) Danny Welbeck recovered a point for Brighton as Leicester threw away another lead.

The striker's downward header from Neal Maupay's cross beat goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel via the post in the 82nd minute to seal a 1-1 draw on Sunday.

Graham Potter's side have scored after the 80th minute in five of their last nine games to snatch points, this time canceling out Patson Daka's close-range goal from a minute into the second half.

Host Leicester narrowly avoided another complete collapse.

Days after conceding two stoppage-time goals to lose 3-2 to Tottenham, Leicester needed Youri Tielemans to clear off the line from Dan Burn and Schmeichel to save from Leandro Trossard to protect the draw.

It dented Leicester's lingering European hopes while a point will embolden the Seagulls, who remain four points above the 10th-place Foxes.

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Updated January 23, 2022

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