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Vital Posh MOTM Results -Vs- Leicester City

It was another outstanding result against one of the top teams of the Championship as Posh disposed of neighbours Leicester City 2-1.

Posh looked to contain their visitors and went into the break goalless but they suffered their usual slow start to the second half and went behind to a Ben Marshall goal just seven minutes after the turn-around.

However, Posh battled back and scored two excellent goals the first of which was from Manchester United loanee Davide Petrucci who was finally showing the form that many knew he had in him. Former skipper Grant McCann followed up Petrucci`s strike with a late winner with just two minutes remaining.

It was a crucial win which kept Posh on the toes of those just above them in the Championship and a performance that the whole team can be proud. They now need to show more consistency if they are to achieve their goal of survival.

After this good performance, who was voted the Man of the Match?

The top three players as voted by you in the Man of the Match for the Championship match against Leicester City were:

3rd Place: 20% Bobby Olejnik



2nd Place: 25% Grant McCann

Grant McCann



1st Place: 30% DAVIDE PETRUCCI


Davide Petrucci



A new Poll is up and running on the right hand-side of the page for the match against Millwall. Who, in your opinion, was the best player on the pitch for Posh? Vote for your Man of the Match now.

Man of the Match Results for the 2012/13 season are as follows:

Man of the Match Results
DateOppositionH/AScore1st2nd3rd
09/02/2013MillwallA1 - 5
09/02/2013LeicesterH2 - 1 Davide Petrucci
02/02/2013BurnleyH2 - 2 Alex Pritchard signs on loan b
19/01/2013Hull CityH1 - 1 Boyd & McCann
12/01/2013ForestA1 - 2 Scott Wootton
05/01/2013NorwichH0 - 3
01/01/2013BarnsleyH2 - 1
29/12/2012Bristol
City
A2 - 4
26/12/2012WolvesA3 - 0 George Thorne 2
22/12/2012BoltonH5 - 4 George Thorne 2
15/12/2012CardiffA2 - 1 George Thorne 2
08/12/2012Middlesbro`H2 - 3
01/12/2012BlackpoolH1 - 4 George Thorne 2
27/11/2012CharltonA0 - 2 George Thorne 2
24/11/2012IpswichA1 - 1 George Thorne 2
17/11/2012BlackburnH1 - 4
10/11/2012Crystal
Palace
H1 - 2
06/11/2012BrightonA0 - 1
03/11/2012Sheff WedsA1 - 2
27/10/2012Derby
County
H3 - 0
23/10/2012Huddersfield
Town
H3 - 1
20/10/2012WatfordA0 - 1
06/10/2012Nottingham
Forest
H0 - 1
29/09/2012BarnsleyA2 - 0
29/09/2012Hull CityA3 - 1
22/09/2012WolvesH0 - 2
18/09/2012Bristol
City
H1 - 2
15/09/2012BurnleyA5 - 2
01/09/2012BirminghamA0 - 1
28/08/2012ReadingA2 - 3
25/08/2012Leeds
United
H1 - 2
21/08/2012MillwallH1 - 2
18/08/2012Leicester
City
A0 - 2
14/08/2012Southend
United
H4 - 0


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Date:Wednesday February 20 2013
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