Premier League Match Preview: Chelsea vs Leicester

Both sides were involved in the Carabao Cup quarter-finals in midweek but only Chelsea progressed to the next round.

Chelsea are unbeaten in home league matches this season and have kept a clean sheet in their last five at Stamford Bridge.

Leicester are winless in their last four in all competitions and haven’t scored more than once in an away match since September.

Team News

Chelsea- Victor Moses, Gary Cahill and Alvaro Morata are all doubts for Chelsea, though none were expected to start. Place Bet on Live Matches 24/7 on NaijaBet

David Luiz, Marcos Alonso Pedro, Jorginho, N’Golo Kante and Eden Hazard did not start Wednesday’s Carabao Cup win over Bournemouth and will return to the XI here.

Maurizio Sarri has to decide whether to play Hazard through the middle or start Giroud up front.

Mateo Kovacic, Ross Barkley and Ruben Loftus-Cheek all started in midweek but only one will retain their place in the team here.

Leicester- Jamie Vardy was not risked in Tuesday’s Carabao Cup defeat to Manchester City but is expected back in the starting XI against Chelsea. Ben Chilwell remains a doubt for the away side.

Claude Puel shuffled his pack in midweek and will recall the likes of Kasper Schmeichel, Ricardo Pereira, Nampalys Mendy and James Maddison here.

Match Facts

There have been under 2.5 goals scored in Leicester’s last 8 games in Premier League.

Chelsea are undefeated in their last 12 home Premier League matches.

Chelsea has kept a clean sheet in their last 3 home matches (Premier League).

Chelsea are undefeated in their last 8 home matches against Leicester in all competitions.

There have been under 2.5 goals scored in Chelsea’s last 3 home games (Premier League).

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As at the time this post Chelsea has 1.33 odd to win the match on NaijaBet while Leicester has 11.46 odd to win the match, the odd to draw the match is 5.43.

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