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Southampton fans praise ‘immense’ Jan Bednarek after beating Leicester


Southampton fans praise ‘immense’ Jan Bednarek after beating Leicester

Jan Bednarek completed 90 minutes in the dramatic away win over Leicester City on Saturday – and some of the Southampton fans on Twitter went wild about the quality of his performance.

The Saints recorded a 2-1 away victory in the Premier League at the King Power Stadium, as they climbed to 16th in the table.

James Ward-Prowse scored an early penalty to give the visitors the lead and Shane Long added a second on the stroke of half-time.

But Ralph Hasenhuttl’s side had to play the entire second period with just 10 men after youngster Jan Valery was sent off for a second bookable offence.

Southampton defended resiliently in the second-half despite a goal from Wilfred Ndidi and earned a much-needed three points.

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A selection of Southampton fans on social media singled out Bednarek for special praise after his display in defence.

The 22-year-old made numerous blocks and interceptions against Leicester, while also making a stunning goal-line clearance to save his side.

He is a Poland international that has managed to force his way into the team in recent games and is becoming a bit of a cult hero at St Mary’s.

Here are some Southampton fans on Twitter hailing defender Bednarek:


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