Leicester vs Chelsea Lineups, Team News And Key Stats

Chelsea hope to bounce back to winning ways in the Premier League and close the gap to third-placed Leicester City when they lock horns with the Foxes at the King Power Stadium this afternoon.

Leicester City are unbeaten in their last four Premier League games against Chelsea (W1 D3), their best run since a run of five without defeat between April 1999 and February 2001.         

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The Blues have won five of their last seven Premier League away matches against Leicester (D1 L1), with their only defeat in this run coming during Leicester’s title-winning season in December 2015.       

No team has won more away Premier League games against Leicester at the King Power Stadium than Chelsea (4, level with Liverpool and Spurs).        

The home team has won none of the last six Premier League meetings between Leicester and Chelsea (D3 L3), with the last home win coming in October 2016 when Chelsea won 3-0 at Stamford Bridge.       

Leicester have lost two of their last three Premier League home games, though they did win 4-1 against West Ham last time out.

The Foxes had lost just one of their previous 15 at the King Power Stadium (W11 D3).

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Leicester (4-2-3-1) Lineup

  1. K. Schmeichel
  2. R. Pereira
  3. J. Evans
  4. Ç. Söyüncü
  5. B. Chilwell
  6. H. Choudhury
  7. Pérez
  8. J. Maddison
  9. Y. Tielemans
  10. H. Barnes
  11. J. Vardy

Chelsea (4-3-3) Lineup

  1. Pedro
  2. T. Abraham
  3. C. Hudson-Odoi
  4. M. Mount
  5. Jorginho
  6. N. Kanté
  7. C. Azpilicueta
  8. Rüdiger
  9. Christensen
  10. R. James
  11. W. Caballero

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