Many Leicester City fans have had their say on Jamie Vardy being awarded the Man of the Match award against Burnley.
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Despite Vardy scoring one of Leicester’s goals in their 2-1 victory over Burnley, some fans didn’t seem to think he was worthy of the award, with some suggesting that Youri Tielemans, Harvey Barnes or Ricardo Pereira were more worthy.
Leicester managed to do enough to earn three points despite an early scare from the Lancashire club, with Chris Wood putting Burnley 1-0 ahead after 26 minutes.
Vardy managed to equalise on the brink of half-time after a pinpoint cross from Harvey Barnes.
According to WhoScored, Vardy wasn’t the top performer for Leicester on the day, with them giving him a 7.8/10 rating for his 90 minutes. Their algorithm rated both Ricardo Pereira and Youri Tielemans higher, with 8.0/10 and 8.1/10 respectively.
Not every fan disagreed, however, there were a few who think it should’ve gone elsewhere.
Here are some of the replies below…
Absolute hero but Youri was MOTM yesterday followed by Harvey with his 2 assists.
— Andy Gilhooley (@andygilhooley82) October 20, 2019
Didn’t touch the ball part from the goal. Ricardo all day for me
— Jordan Ruck (@J_Ruck7) October 20, 2019
He scored a great goal but MOM not for me, how many touches did he have ?
— trevwall (@trevowallace) October 20, 2019
Vardy seems to get questioned a lot about touches! When his game (and very forwards game) is about touches!!
— Adam (@LCFCtilIDie1989) October 20, 2019
— ernesto zidane bartolomeu (@ZidasBoy_) October 20, 2019
Go Jamie Vardy..
— alisa wiriya (@WiriyaAlisa) October 21, 2019
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