James Maddison had the proper response when Chelsea followers branded him a ‘s*** Mason Mount’ at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday evening.
The Foxes’ attacking midfielder featured of their FA Cup conquer the Blues on Saturday after which began as the 2 groups met once more in a vastly necessary Premier League conflict three days later.
Leicester gained the ultimate 1-Zero due to a Youri Tielemans rocket which shocked Thomas Tuchel’s aspect.
After 60 minutes of the league recreation although, Chelsea have been a objective up and Maddison was changed by Kelechi Iheanacho.
Sadly for the 24-year-old, this was the primary recreation in a number of months for which followers have been allowed again at Stamford Bridge because of COVID-19 restrictions being eased this week.
This meant that, as he went off on the far aspect to hurry up the sport, Maddison was compelled to stroll previous 1000’s of Chelsea supporters on his approach again to the dugout.
As he trudged previous the Shed Finish, the followers started to chant, ‘You’re only a s*** Mason Mount.’
He initially ignored the track, however then had a greater concept.
Maddison held up his two arms as if he was holding the FA Cup, kissed it and pretended to elevate it proper in entrance of the Chelsea devoted, taunting them over the weekend’s end result.
As he continued his stroll, the chants re-emerged and so Maddison did the identical once more – this time it was caught on digital camera.
In the long run, it might be the Blues who had the final snicker.
Chelsea beat Leicester 2-1 within the essential Premier League recreation, placing them in pole place to complete within the high 4 and qualify for subsequent season’s Champions League.
Tensions boiled over within the remaining minutes and a brawl broke out earlier than the ultimate whistle blew at hand the house aspect all three factors.