Although they are managing to hang onto third place in the Premier League, it’s a position which Leicester City will be well aware can end up slipping out of their hands.
The club’s 1-1 draw the last time around left the club with a measly two wins in its last five encounters. Also, with Chelsea raking up the wins, Leicester City are now only two points clear in third place.
Probable Playing 11
Both James and Harvey are on the injury bed for Leicester City.
Isaac, Jamaal, Karl and Fraser are all injured while Schar is suspended.
Schmeichel, Fofana, Evans, Soyuncu, Pereira, Ndidi, Tielemans, Castagne, Maddison, Iheanacho, Vardy
Dubravka, Fernandez, Clark, Dummett, Murphy, Almiron, Shelvey, Longstaff, Ritchie, Wilson, Saint-Maximin
Premier League 2020-21
Match: Leicester City Vs Newcastle United
Date And Time: 8th May, Saturday- 12:30am IST
Venue: King Power Stadium, Leicester
Television: Star Sports Select 2/HD, Disney+ Hotstar
Top Goal Scorer
Vardy: 13 Goals, 8 Assists
Wilson: 10 Goals, 5 Assists
Martin Dubravka has been integral to ensuring his side are able to stave off relegation this term.
Jonny Evans scored for his club against Southampton, a goal which makes him a must have pick for the tie.
Timothy Castagne and his ability to open the park see him and Wesley Fofana form the three man pick from the side.
James Maddison has an impressive five assists this season despite his injury, numbers which make him and Youri Tielemans comprise the one-two from the home side.
Allan Saint-Maxim’s four assists meanwhile see him become the first part of the trio from the opposing team. Two assist man Jonjo Shelvey and Sean Longstaff complete the set of picks from the club.
Kelechi Iheanacho pulled off an assist against Southampton, one which sees him form the duo from his side alongside top scorer Jamie Vardy.
Captain And Vice-Captain
10 goal man Kelechi is our captain while Jamie is the vice-captain.
Martin, Evans, Fofana, Castagne, Youri, James, Jonjo, Allan, Sean, Jamie, Kelechi
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