Leicester Metropolis supervisor Brendan Rodgers, chatting with Match of the Day: “Soccer may be harsh. We did not assume we deserved that [to lose] in any respect. First half we needed to defend effectively, we did not hold the ball effectively in any respect. Defensively we had been sturdy and the again 4 and goalkeeper had been wonderful.
“We began the second half rather well. Ricardo [Pereira] scored an excellent objective and we had been deserving of that.
“In an effort to have the ball it is a mentality, we had been in a position to try this and it went effectively for us. We’re disenchanted with the free-kick, it finally ends up being the objective they scored from.
“We had good rhythm within the first quarter-hour of the second half however then did not play and get that rhythm again once more. It appeared prefer it was going to be some extent and you may take the purpose so to concede the objective is disappointing.
“I simply really feel actually disenchanted for them as a result of they did not should lose the sport. That is soccer, you have to focus proper the best way by the sport, you have to be sturdy and resolute. If you cannot win the sport then do not lose it. That final thirty seconds we have simply obtained to do the fundamentals effectively. In the event you do this then you definately get the outcome.”
On the relegation battle: “It’s so tight. Now we have got to make use of the ache of right now and look to our subsequent sport. It is a sore one, it is a painful one, particularly when you do not really feel you deserved that in any respect. Now we have got to get our mentality proper, two crucial dwelling video games now.”
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