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Match Thread Final: Leicester City 2-2 West Ham

The Foxes battled to a very exciting 2-2 draw with West Ham after a number of refereeing decisions dictate the outcome.

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Five [four] matches to go.

The season is moving painfully towards the end as Leicester looks to complete its miraculous season atop the Premier League table.

Coming to the King Power Stadium this weekend is West Ham United, a team that's playing one impressive season under new manager Slaven Bilic. Fighting a spot in Europe, the Hammers have much to play for as they make the trip up the M1 motorway to face the high-flying Foxes.

Led by PFA Player of the Year Award nominee DimitriPayet, West Ham have been one of the more consistent sides in the first division this year and will want to keep the pressure up on the Manchester sides above them in the standings.

With a seven point lead at the top of the table potentially growing to 10 with Tottenham playing on Monday, Claudio Ranieri's men have to bunker down and get a result against the very talented visitors.

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UPDATES: A number of interesting decisions on the part of referee John Moss saw two penalties and a red card handed out at the King Power Stadium in the 2-2 draw.

Admittedly difficult decisions, Moss was forced to show Leicester's Jamie Vardy a second yellow card for simulation in the West Ham area. Then later a penalty was given West Ham for a foul in the box on Wes Morgan. Finally, to close out the match, with the visitors up 2-1, Jeffrey Schlupp was felled at the corner of the area and another penalty was awarded. Leonardo Ulloa dispatched to win a point for the Foxes.

The draw puts Leicester eight points clear at the top of the Premier League table with Tottenham to play Stoke on Monday afternoon.