Dominic Solanke scored twice as Bournemouth’s bid for Premier League survival was boosted by a 4-1 victory over Champions League-chasing Leicester, which was decreased to 10 males on Sunday. They had been the striker’s first objectives since becoming a member of from Liverpool in January 2019 after failing to attain in his 38 earlier league appearances. Bournemouth turned the sport in its favor throughout a two-minute spell which noticed Leicester lose a participant. Junior Stanislas equalized from the penalty spot within the 66th minute after Callum Wilson was dragged down by Wilfred Ndidi following a poor goal-kick from Kasper Schmeichel.
Solanke then put the hosts in entrance and Leicester defender Caglar Soyuncu was proven a straight purple card within the aftermath for kicking out at Wilson as he tried to retrieve the ball.
Bournemouth stretched its lead within the 83rd when Stanislas’ strike throughout objective took an enormous deflection off Jonny Evans to wrong-foot Schmeichel.
Solanke added a fourth to ensure of the factors within the 87th, capitalizing on a free move earlier than poking a shot between the legs of Schmeichel.
The win leaves Bournemouth three factors adrift of security with three video games remaining.
Leicester’s Champions League hopes at the moment are out of their fingers after the capitulation. The 2016 champions keep fourth following a seventh away journey with out success, leaving Manchester United with a possibility to leapfrog them Monday when it hosts Southampton.
Fifth may nonetheless safe Champions League qualification if Manchester Metropolis’s Champions League ban is upheld by the Court docket of Arbitration for Sport on Monday.