Iheanacho scores a premier league goal for every day of the week

In the recently concluded Premier League season, Kelechi Iheanacho became the first player ever to score a goal on all seven days of the week within a single season in the competition.

MONDAY

Iheanacho had a goal and an assist in their 2-1 win against Crystal Palace on Monday, April 26, 2021. After providing the assist for the equaliser, Iheanacho's 80th minute goal was the winner for this game.

TUESDAY

Iheanacho pulled a goal back for Leicester after Chelsea had gone 2-0 up in their match on Tuesday, May 18, 2021. While the goal didn't help Leicester earn points, it let theanacho create the record of scoring on every day of the week within a season.

WEDNESDAY

Iheanacho's first two goals of this season came on Wednesdays. After going goalless from the start of the season in September 2020 till the end of January 2021, he picked up his first goal (left) in the 2-0 win against Fulham on February 3, 2021. A month later, on March 3, 2021, Iheanacho scored the equaliser (right) in the 34th minute in their 1-1 draw away against Burnley.

THURSDAY

Leicester City scored three first half goals in their dominant 3-0 victory against West Bromwich Albion on Thursday, April 22, 2021. The third of those, in the 36th minute, was scored by Iheanacho.

FRIDAY

Leicester City lost three of their last four league encounters and it cost them their place in next season's Champions League. That slide started from their 2-4 defeat to Newcastle on Friday, May 7, 2021. Iheanacho scored the final goal of the game.

SATURDAY

The Foxes came from behind to secure all three points in their away game against Brighton and Hove Albion on Saturday, March 6, 2021. Iheanacho had scored their equaliser before they went on to win 2-1.

SUNDAY

Sundays were the only occasions when Iheanacho scored more than a goal in a single Premier League game this season. He scored a hat-trick in their 5-0 win against Sheffield United  on March 14, 2021. His brace against West Ham on April 11, 2021 came in a 3-2 defeat.

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Who was the first woman to perform a spacewalk?

On July 17, 1984 Savitskaya launched aboard Soyuz T-12, together with Commander Vladimir Dzhanibekov and research cosmonaut Igor Volk. On July 25, 1984, Savitskaya became the first woman to spacewalk, conducting EVA outside the Salyut 7 space station for 3 hours and 35 minutes, during which she cut and welded metals in space along with her colleague Vladimir Dzhanibekov. The importance of their mission was to test the Universal Hand Tool or Universalry Rabochy Instrument (URI). This tool created at the Paton Instituite in Kiev, Ukraine could be used to cut, solder, weld, and braze in space. During the EVA, Savitskaya performed a total of 6 cuts of titanium and stainless steel, 2 coatings of anodized aluminum, 6 tests of tin and lead solder, and test cuts of a 0.5 mm titanium sample. Of the 57 Soviet/Russian spacewalkers through 2010, she is the only woman, and as of April 2020 is still the only Soviet/Russian woman to walk in space. The return to Earth took place on July 29, 1984.

Savitskaya recalled that, during her second mission, she expressed concern about the extravehicular welding exercises, as "I did not understand the point of it. We might burn our spacesuits or the exterior of the station." but her overall excellent performance on both flights silenced critics who questioned a woman's capability to perform space missions. Savitskaya’s and Dzhanibekov’s training and tests allowed for Dzhanibekov to direct two members of the Salyut 7 crew, Kizim and Solovyov, who had performed multiple EVA’s to repair the ship, in the techniques to operate the URI in order to fully repair the fuel line. The total duration of their mission lasted 11 days, 19 hours, and 14 minutes

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Who undertook the first-ever spacewalk?

Alexei Arkhipovich Leonov was a Soviet and Russian cosmonaut, Air Force major general, writer, and artist. On 18 March 1965, he became the first person to conduct a spacewalk, exiting the capsule during the Voskhod 2 mission for 12 minutes and 9 seconds. He was also selected to be the first Soviet person to land on the Moon although the project was cancelled.

He was one of the 20 Soviet Air Forces pilots selected to be part of the first cosmonaut training group in 1960. As most cosmonauts, Leonov was a member of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union. His walk in space was originally to have taken place on the Voskhod 1 mission, but this was cancelled, and the historic event happened on the Voskhod 2 flight instead. He was outside the spacecraft for 12 minutes and nine seconds on 18 March 1965, connected to the craft by a 4.8-metre (16 ft) tether. At the end of the spacewalk, Leonov's spacesuit had inflated in the vacuum of space to the point where he could not re-enter the airlock. He opened a valve to allow some of the suit's pressure to bleed off and was barely able to get back inside the capsule. Leonov had spent eighteen months undergoing weightlessness training for the mission.

From 1976 to 1982, Leonov was the commander of the cosmonaut team ("Chief Cosmonaut") and deputy director of the Yuri Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center, where he oversaw crew training. He also edited the cosmonaut newsletter Neptune. He retired in 1992.

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What is an extravehicular activity?

Extravehicular Activity (EVA), are activities performed by space-suited astronauts outside their spacecraft in orbit above the Earth. This collection of 20 framed photographs and corresponding captions include those activities performed during an EVA, which may include satellite capture and repair, assembly/connection of exterior spacecraft components, or performing special experiments or tests.

EVAs may be either tethered (the astronaut is connected to the spacecraft; oxygen and electrical power can be supplied through an umbilical cable; no propulsion is needed to return to the spacecraft), or untethered. Untethered spacewalks were only performed on three missions in 1984 using the Manned Maneuvering Unit (MMU), and on a flight test in 1994 of the Simplified Aid For EVA Rescue (SAFER), a safety device worn on tethered U.S. EVAs.

The Soviet Union/Russia, the United States, Canada, the European Space Agency and China have conducted EVAs.

China became the third country to independently carry out an EVA on September 27, 2008 during the Shenzhou 7 mission. Chinese astronaut Zhai Zhigang completed a spacewalk wearing the Chinese-developed Feitian space suit, with astronaut Liu Boming wearing the Russian-derived Orlan space suit to help him. Zhai completely exited the craft, while Liu stood by at the airlock, straddling the portal.

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When did Leicester City win the first Premier League title?

This is the history of Leicester City Football Club, based in Leicester, England, the United Kingdom. Having been founded over 100 years ago, for the first time, in the 2015–16 season, Leicester City won the Premier League, with Claudio Ranieri being the manager. Also, in the same season, the team qualified for the UEFA Champions League.

The club's previous highest ever league finish was second place in the top flight, in 1928–29, then known as the First Division. Leicester holds a joint-record of seven second-tier titles and have competed in the FA Cup final five times, winning their first title in 2021. They have also won the League Cup three times and played in five European competitions to date.

Leicester won the Premier League on 2 May 2016 after Tottenham threw away a 2–0 lead against Chelsea, drawing 2–2 at the "Battle of Stamford Bridge". This completed the fastest seven-year rise to the title except for Ipswich Town in 1962. Bookmakers thought Leicester's victory was so unlikely that Ladbrokes and William Hill offered odds of 5,000–1 for it at the start of the season. Neither bookmaker had ever paid out such long odds, and the trophy resulted in the largest payout in British sporting history with total winnings of £25 million. The scale of the surprise attracted global attention for the club and the city of Leicester. The Economist declared it would be "pored over for management lessons". Several commentators have viewed it as an inspiration to other clubs and fundamentally transforming the expectations similar sized clubs face in English football.

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