Hull City 2-1 Leicester as Snodgrass put Hull in surprise lead against champions, Premier League champions Leicester City started their league campaign with a away fixture against newly promoted Hull City side and it proved to be quite a premier league opener. Hull set up with a compact defense and made life difficult for Leicester City for most part. Adama Diomande scored for Hull City with a strange overhead kick while Riyad Mahrez scored penalty after the break to make it 1-1 on the day.
Hull City 2-1 Leicester City Premier League Match Highlights
- 45′ 1 – 0 Adama Diomande scored just before the halftime break tottally against the run of play to put Hull in surprise lead.
- 47′ 1 – 1 Riyad Mahrez goal just after the break brought champions right back into the game.
57′ 2 – 1 Robert Snodgrass.
Premier League champions Leicester were stunned as they kicked off the defence of their title with a 2-1 defeat against newly promoted Hull, who had only 13 fit senior players, at the KC Stadium.