Leicester City vs Chelsea: Predictions and Preview
Leicester City vs Chelsea Preview and Prediction? Defending champions Leicester City (5-9-6, 21 points) continues to struggle in the 2016-2017 Premier League season. They will take on the challenge of current league leaders Chelsea FC (16-3-1, 49 points) . Here is our preview and predictions for the upcoming Premier League game Leicester City vs Chelsea Jan. 14, Saturday 12:30 p.m. ET, in a highly-anticipated match at the King Power Stadium..
Leicester City vs Chelsea Team news
Here are the latest Leicester City vs Chelsea Team news for the upcoming game at King Power Stadium, Saturday, 14th January.
Leicester City Team news
Leicester striker Jamie Vardy celebrated the birth of his second child on Tuesday, and should be available to face Chelsea after a recent illness.
Ahmed Musa may also start after a two-goal cameo in the 2-1 FA Cup win over Everton.
Chelsea Team news
Conte has no injury concerns for the trip to Leicester, with a fully fit squad to choose from.
Leicester City vs Chelsea predicted line up
John Terry is suspended for the trip following his red card against Peterborough, though the captain was unlikely to start anyway having been sidelined by Conte after a switch to 3-4-3. Here are the Leicester City vs Chelsea predicted line ups.
Leicester City predicted line up vs Chelsea
Leicester City possible starting lineup:
Leicester City starting lineup (4-1-2-1-2 formation): Schmeichel; Fuchs, Huth, Simpson, Morgan; Okazaki; King, Mendy; Amartey; Ulloa, Mahrez
Chelsea predicted line up vs Leicester City
Chelsea possible starting lineup:
Chelsea starting lineup (3-4-3 formation): Courtois; Cahill, Luiz, Azpilicueta; Alonso, Kanté, Matic, Moses; Hazard, Pedro, Costa
Leicester City vs Chelsea predictions & betting tips
Here are our Leicester City vs Chelsea score predictions and betting tips:
Leicester City vs Chelsea score prediction
Leicester City vs Chelsea score prediction: Leicester City 1-2 Chelsea
Lawro’s and Merson’s Leicester City vs Chelsea Score predictions
Here are Lawro’s and Merson’s score prediction for Leicester City vs Chelsea FC game:
Lawro’s prediction: 1-1
Merson‘s prediction: 1-1
Nathan Ake may be in contention for a place in the squad after being recalled from Bournemouth following his fine form on loan with Eddie Howe’s Cherries., An away win is most likely in this fixture with a price of 7/5 at bet365 =>
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