Barnes on target as Leicester frustrate Leeds

 Boubakary Soumare tackles Kalvin Phillips

Harvey Barnes' strike cancelled out Raphinha's opener as Leicester frustrated Leeds to secure a 1-1 draw at Elland Road.

The hosts broke the deadlock in the 26th minute through Raphinha's free-kick, but Leicester hit back almost immediately as Barnes curled in a superb equaliser just 73 seconds later.

Leeds dominated much of the second half, creating a number of openings, but it was Leicester who thought they were going to snatch all three points when Ademola Lookman tapped home from close range.

However, the 'goal' was ruled out by VAR after an extremely tight offside call as both sides had to settle for a draw.

The point sees Leeds move up to 15th in the Premier League table, while Leicester, who are without a win in three games in all competitions, stay 12th.

In a frantic opening to the game, Barnes was the first to threaten for Leicester, but his strike was easily gathered by Illan Meslier, while, at the other end, Jack Harrison's curling shot was tipped away by the diving Kasper Schmeichel.

Schmeichel was back into the action moments later, producing a point-blank save to keep out Kalvin Phillips' header from Raphinha's corner and referee Darren England was unmoved when the Brazilian winger went tumbling under Ricardo Pereira's challenge.

However, Raphinha was not to be denied midway through the first half when he curled Leeds into a deserved lead, his free-kick finding its way past Schmeichel and into the far corner.

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