Preview: Leicester City vs. Chelsea – prediction, team news, lineups
Despite suffering a minor setback against Burnley in their last premier league encounter, Chelsea will aim to maintain or increase their three-point lead at the top of the Premier League table when they travel to Leicester City for Saturday’s early kickoff. infoguidenigeria
The Blues were held to a 1-1 draw by Burnley last time out, while Brendan Rodgers’s side also took a point from their meeting with Leeds United.
Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers says midfielder Youri Tielemans will be out “for a few weeks” with the calf injury he sustained against Leeds.
Marc Albrighton is fit again but James Justin isn’t yet ready to return.
Mason Mount may be available following dental surgery.
- Chelsea’s 2-1 home victory against Leicester in May ended their six-match Premier League winless run in this fixture (D4, L2).
- Leicester have won just two of their past eight league fixtures (D3, L3).
Other Top Football News:
Chelsea are still top of the table but they hit a little bump before the international break when they were held at home by Burnley.
They might drop more points here too. Every team has had players away on international duty but this is a tricky trip for the Blues, even if they had been able to prepare for it properly.
Jamie Vardy will be lying in wait and Leicester are going to spark into life sooner or later – they have got too many good players not to find some form eventually. Prediction: 1-2
Leicester City possible starting lineup:
Schmeichel; Pereira, Soyuncu, Evans, Castagne; Ndidi, Soumare; Lookman, Maddison, Barnes; Vardy
Chelsea possible starting lineup:
Mendy; Azpilicueta, Silva, Rudiger; James, Jorginho, Kante, Chilwell; Hudson-Odoi, Mount; Havertz
👍Advertise your business on InfoGuideNigeria.com!
From just N4,999 per month, you can advertise your products and services to over 1,500,000 users on our website. Click here to read more.
Information is Power!
Don’t miss any valuable information or opportunity that can change your life, business, and family positively and permanently.
For Latest updates on News, Jobs & Business Ideas, and Opportunities.
Contents on this website may not be republished, reproduced, or redistributed either in whole or in part without due permission or acknowledgment.
Proper acknowledgment includes, but not limited to (a) LINK BACK TO THE ARTICLE in the case of re-publication on online media, (b) Proper referencing in the case of usage in research, magazine, brochure, or academic purposes,.
All contents are protected by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act 1996 (DMCA).
The images, except where otherwise indicated, are taken directly from the web, if some images were inserted by mistake violating the copyright, please contact the administrator for immediate removal.
We publish all content with good intentions. If you own this content & believe your copyright was violated or infringed, please contact us for immediate removal.
🤑 Start Making Money from home today!