The King Power Stadium, Leicester, England
Key Stat: Leicester City are unbeaten in their last six matches, and have won seven of the last ten in total.
Expert Verdict: Chelsea got back to winning ways in the league with a narrow win away to ten-man Fulham last time out, but they failed to really impress. Leicester, on the other hand, are now unbeaten in six in a row and moved to within touching distance of the league leaders with an impressive home win against Southampton.
Leicester City could move top of the Premier League, for 24 hours at least, if they win at home against Chelsea. The Foxes start the day two points behind leaders Manchester United in third place, and six points clear of seventh-placed Chelsea. The match, at the King Power Stadium, takes place on January 19 and the match kicks off at 20:15 local time.
Defenders:James Justin, Wesley Fofana, Jonny Evans, Timothy Castagne
Defensive Midfielders:Wilfried Ndidi, Youri Tielemans
Attacking Midfielders:Marc Albrighton, James Maddison, Harvey Barnes
Defenders:Cesar Azpilicueta, Thiago Silva, Antonio Rudiger, Ben Chilwell
Midfielders:Matteo Kovacic, N’Golo Kante, Mason Mount
Forwards:Hakim Ziyech, Olivier Giroud, Christian Pulisic
Leicester have won just one of their last 12 matches against Chelsea in all competitions. Their last three Premier League matches have ended in draws – including a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge at 2-2 draw at King Power Stadium. Their most recent meeting, meanwhile, was last season’s FA Cup quarter-final at the King Power – Ross Barkley scoring the only goal of the game. Here are the results of their last five matches:
Jun 28, 2020: Leicester City 0-1 Chelsea
Feb 01, 2020: Leicester City 2-2 Chelsea
Aug 18, 2019: Chelsea 1-1 Leicester City
May 12, 2019: Leicester City 0-0 Chelsea
Dec 22, 2018: Chelsea 0-1 Leicester City
Chelsea are favourites to beat Leicester, which means you can back the in-form hosts at 21/10 to win with Betway.
Both teams to score has been set at 9/13 with 10Bet.
As long as he is passed fit, Jamie Vardy will lead the line for Leicester and he is 6/5 with Betway to score at any time.
Leicester City are outsiders for this match, but the Foxes are in good form and Chelsea are not. This is a big opportunity for Leicester to prove their title credentials.