Browsing: Kasper Schmeichel

Brazilian Raphinha fired Leeds ahead in the 26th minute of a breathless opening half with a vicious low free kick that beat a diving Kasper Schmeichel and crept into the bottom left corner before Leicester hit back in style two minutes later.

Harry Kane’s 104th-minute penalty was initially saved by Danish gloveman Kasper Schmeichel, but the England captain made no mistake with the rebound to send the majority of the 60,000 fans in attendance into raptures.

Calls for De Gea to be dropped have grown after the 29-year-old’s mistakes in United’s FA Cup semi-final defeat by Chelsea last weekend, with Dean Henderson backed to take over after an impressive loan spell at Sheffield United.

Sergio Aguero missed a penalty before replacement Gabriel Jesus spared his blushes as Manchester City edged past Premier League top-three rivals Leicester 1-0 at the King Power Stadium.

Ahmed Musa

He played the second half of Leicester’s 2-1 Community Shield defeat to Manchester United on Sunday, and Schmeichel told reporters: “Musa, his pace is frightening