In the second quarter final of the FA Cup, Chelsea FC is paying a visit to Leicester City for the cup tie. With their dreams of UEFA Champions League smashed into ground by Barcelona, they would try to undo their fate in this game and would expect to end the season with a trophy. For Leicester City, things would not be that easy even though they are the hosting team. What promises to be an exciting game for, Chelsea fans would do everything to make their team win at all cost. The preview of this match is listed below.
When and where –
This match is to be played at King Power Stadium, Leicester, England. The ground has a capacity of 32, 312 and it may drizzle in Leicester which would only add to the excitement of this game. The clash will take place at 10:00 PM (IST) on March 18, 2018 and this match will be available to watch on Sony LIV app.
Leicester City won – 0
Chelsea FC – 4
Not decided – 2
Daniel Amartey is injured and wouldn’t take part in this game for the home team. Leicester City is expected to play the strongest XI in this game because the International break is around the corner.
Alvaro Morata is expected to start this game for the visiting team. Ethan Ampadu is doubtful to start this game. David Luiz and Ross Barkley are ruled out for the away side in this game.
Leicester City – Schmeichel (GK), Fuchs, Maguire, Morgan, Simpson, Mahrez, Ndidi, Iborra, Gray, Okazaki, Vardy
Chelsea FC – Caballero (GK), Azpilicueta, Christensen, Cahill, Alonso, Kante, Bakayoko, Zappacosta, Willian, Hazard, Morata
Our bet is on the away team for this game because they have done well so far in the English Premier League, may not have done great but they did fine so they would like to end this season by adding one more trophy to their cabinet.
THIS LEI VS CHE MATCH PREVIEW IS BASED ON OUR RESEARCH AND UNDERSTANDING FROM VARIOUS NEWS SOURCES. YOU CAN SELECT YOUR OWN PLAYING 11 ON THE BASIS OF TEAM NEWS.