Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri revealed a pregame pep talk with Islam Slimani and Riyad Mahrez helped inspire the Foxes to victory over Porto.
Striker Slimani's header gave the Foxes a second 1-0 win to start their Group G campaign and maintain a 100 percent start in the Champions League.
The £29 million forward has now scored six goals against Porto in 2016 to be labelled the "Dragon Slayer" -- a reference to Porto's nickname -- after his strikes for former club Sporting Lisbon.
LEICESTER, England -- Three points from Leicester City's 1-0 win over Porto in the Champions League.
1. Leicester back to their best for Europe
After their humbling at Old Trafford on Saturday, Leicester City picked themselves up, dusted themselves off and got straight back to winning ways. Their first home game in the Champions League could easily have been an occasion that distracted or daunted. Instead, Leicester looked empowered. This 1-0 win was tense, Kasper Schmeichel's near post may...
Wes Morgan hailed Islam Slimani after the striker scored Leicester City's winner in the 1-0 victory over Porto.
Leicester made it two wins from two in the Champions League on Tuesday, with Slimani heading home Riyad Mahrez's cross in the first half to secure all three points for the Foxes.
The Algeria international has now scored four goals in four games for Leicester since arriving from Sporting Lisbon in the summer.
"Islam Slimani is a handful and he works hard for his goals so he deserves a lot...