Chelsea vs Leicester City : Preview, Line-ups, Betting Odds and Live Streaming

Chelsea will welcome Leicester City to play the first game of this Premier League gameweek.


The English champions Chelsea are about to host the former Premier League champions Leicester City on Saturday at Stamford Bridge.

Based on the recent performances, Chelsea manager Antonio Conte might have a bit worries following the poor conversion rate of his attacking options. Moreover, lack of penetration inside the opponent box is also a matter of concern for the Italian.

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On the other hand, although, Leicester City have been going through bad results. Statistically, they have not been underperforming at all. Statistically, Chelsea have lost their spot in the title race to Manchester City as the latter have already made a gap of 16 points from the defending champions. On the other hand, Leicester City are also 16 points behind but from their opponents on Saturday. So, both the teams will try to secure a victory to strengthen their positions on the table.

Chelsea vs Leicester City Team News:

Chelse manager Antonio Conte is not expected to make any major changes in his starting XI. But the inclusion of David Luiz is expected. Apart from that, if the manager sticks with his 3-5-2 formation, no major changes will take place than the previous Premier League game. On the other hand, Leicester manager will get Jamie Vardy back from injury. So, he can line-up his best possible squad for the game.

Chelsea vs Leicester City Possible Line-ups:

Chelsea vs Leicester City Key Players:

Chelsea fans will rely upon the services of their star player Eden Hazard. Apart from that, the combination of Cesar Azpilicueta and Alvaro Morata, which has been worked for six times this season for Chelsea, is also expected to be a key. On the other hand, the return of Jamie Vardy will definitely boost the mentality of the away side. Forms of Riyad Mahrez and Marc Albrighton can be the crucial factors.

Chelsea vs Leicester City Head-To-Head:

Team Played Win Draw Lose Score Goals Scored Goals Allowed
Chelsea 82 40 24 18 162:102 1.98 1.24
Leicester City 82 18 24 40 102:162 1.24 1.98

Chelsea Latest Form (All Competitions): W-W-D-D-D

Leicester City Latest Form (All Competitions): D-L-L-W-D

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Chelsea vs Leicester City Betting Odds (Bet365): 

Chelsea – 1.30
Draw – 5.75
Leicester City – 12.00

You can follow trendy betting info at Betting Sites UK.

Live Streaming Link: 

The game is scheduled for Saturday, 13th January 2018 from 08:30 PM IST and will be telecast on Star Sports Select 1 and Star Sports Select HD1 for Indian viewers. However, for online streaming links send us a message on our official Facebook page.