In this week 18 match, on Tue Jan 19th, Leicester City will host Chelsea in a clash of the Premier League. In Leicester City’s last match they recorded a 4-0 shutout win against Stoke City. James Justin scored the first goal for Leicester City in the 34th minute, then Marc Albrighton added another in the 59th minute on a feed from Youri Tielemans In the end, Stoke City couldn’t muster any offence and Leicester City ran away with the shutout win. Leicester City should be reasonably happy with their recent performance, earning 17 points in their last 10 matches, while chelsea is fresh off their 1-3 loss against Manchester City. İlkay Gündoğan struck first for Manchester City in the 18th minute on a feed from Phil Foden, then Phil Foden added another in the 21st minute. Chelsea is looking for direction having 4 win and 4 losses in their last 10 matches.
In their last match together, in King Power Stadium, Chelsea won by a score of 1 to 0. Ross Barkley scored the first goal for Chelsea in the 63rd minute, and that single goal was all that was necessary as neither team could manage any more scoring In the end, Leicester City couldn’t muster any offence and Chelsea ran away with the shutout win.
Tammy Abraham has been the most prolific scorer on Chelsea in his last 5 matches with 3 goals. Leicester City’s most prolific scorer has been Harvey Barnes. He has netted three goals over the last five matches
James Maddison, Ricardo Pereira and Cengiz Ünder are unavailable to play for Brendan Rodgers’s team, while Chelsea will be without Hakim Ziyech and Reece James.