Ghanaian young forward Abdul Fatawu Issahaku bags hat-trick as Leicester thrash Southampton

Abdul Fatawu Issahaku, the talented Ghanaian footballer, dazzled spectators on Tuesday evening, playing a pivotal role in Leicester City’s dominant 5-0 triumph over Southampton in the English Championship.

As a loaned player, Issahaku earned a starting position for Leicester City in their Round 38 clash of the league campaign.

The match unfolded at the iconic King Power Stadium, where Issahaku showcased his skill by opening the scoring with a composed finish in the 25th minute, courtesy of a precise assist from Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall.

His goal provided Leicester City with a crucial lead as the teams headed into halftime.

Following the interval, Leicester City returned to the pitch with renewed determination, launching a relentless assault on Southampton’s defense.

Wilfred Ndidi further extended Leicester’s advantage with a goal in the 62nd minute, effectively doubling their lead and putting Southampton on the back foot.

Issahaku continued to shine, securing his second goal of the match in the 75th minute, further solidifying Leicester’s dominance on the field.

In a moment of brilliance, Leicester’s seasoned striker Jamie Vardy seized the opportunity to add his name to the scoresheet, capitalizing on Issahaku’s through pass in the 79th minute.

Issahaku then delivered the crowning moment of the match, completing a sensational hat-trick with a close-range strike in the 81st minute, sealing Leicester City’s comprehensive 5-0 victory in style.

The resounding win not only delighted fans but also propelled Leicester City closer to securing automatic qualification to the prestigious English Premier League, marking a significant milestone in their season’s journey.

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