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Leicester City increase EPL lead with victory over Southampton

Published 1600 GMT (0000 HKT) April 3, 2016
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Leicester City's Wes Morgan (L) celebrates after scoring during his side's EPL match with Southampton. BEN STANSALL/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
Morgan's goal proved the difference between the sides and increased Leicester's lead atop the EPL table to seven points. Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Leicester City's Danny Simpson (C) reacts after he missed a chance to increase his teams lead against Southampton. BEN STANSALL/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
Southampton goalkeeper Fraser Forster twice denied Leicester in the second period. BEN STANSALL/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
Jamie Vardy is Leicester's top-scorer this season but he couldn't add to his tally against Southampton. BEN STANSALL/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
Leicester goalkeeper, Kasper Schmeichel, reacts at the full time whistle. Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Onward to victory? Leicester is now seven points clear of second placed Tottenham Hotspur with just six games of the EPL season to go. Michael Regan/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images