Leicester City vs Chelsea betting tips
This article covers Leicester City vs Chelsea betting tips and predictions.
Also included is a thorough Leicester City vs Chelsea betting preview.
Note: All odds mentioned in this article are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.
Leicester City vs Chelsea: Match details
Match: Leicester City vs Chelsea
Competition: Premier League
Date: January 19, 2021
Kick-off time: 8:15 pm, January 19, 2021 (UK time)
Stadium: King Power Stadium
Betting prediction: Leicester City 2-1 Chelsea
Leicester City enter Tuesday’s clash well in the hunt for the title.
The Foxes are just two points off the top and are on a run of five games without a defeat.
Chelsea’s form has dipped over recent weeks but on Saturday they ended a run of three matches without a win by beating Fulham.
The Blues now sit in seventh place and four points off the top four.
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James Maddison to score first. Following an impressive debut season with the Foxes, the midfielder has managed to step up to an even higher gear this term.
Maddison has netted five goals and provided two assists in the league and is quickly becoming the main creative spark on Brendan Rodgers’ side.
The 24-year-old has netted in his last two appearances and will be confident of doing so again on Tuesday.
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Leicester City vs Chelsea – recent form and head to head statistics
Leicester City FC vs SK Slavia Prague - 0:2
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SK Slavia Prague vs Leicester City FC - 0:0
Leicester City FC vs Liverpool FC - 3:1
Leicester City FC vs Brighton & Hove Albion FC - 1:0
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Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea FC - 0:1
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Chelsea FC vs Newcastle United FC - 2:0
Barnsley vs Chelsea FC - 0:1
Sheffield United FC vs Chelsea FC - 1:2
|February 25, 2021||UEFA Europa League 20/21||Leicester City FC||0 - 2||SK Slavia Prague|
|February 21, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Aston Villa FC||1 - 2||Leicester City FC|
|February 18, 2021||UEFA Europa League 20/21||SK Slavia Prague||0 - 0||Leicester City FC|
|February 13, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Leicester City FC||3 - 1||Liverpool FC|
|February 10, 2021||FA Cup 20/21||Leicester City FC||1 - 0||Brighton & Hove Albion FC|
|February 23, 2021||UEFA Champions League 20/21||Atletico Madrid||0 - 1||Chelsea FC|
|February 20, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Southampton FC||1 - 1||Chelsea FC|
|February 15, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Chelsea FC||2 - 0||Newcastle United FC|
|February 11, 2021||FA Cup 20/21||Barnsley||0 - 1||Chelsea FC|
|February 7, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Sheffield United FC||1 - 2||Chelsea FC|
|Leicester City FC||Chelsea FC|
|112||Shots on goal||129|
|89||Shots off goal||120|
|52%||Average ball possession||63%|
|4||Shots on post||6|
|3||Shots on bar||3|
|38||Goals by foot||33|
|3||Goals by head||7|
|Leicester City FC||Chelsea FC|
|1.12||Average Goals Scored||1.94|
|January 19, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Leicester City FC||2 - 0||Chelsea FC|
|June 28, 2020||FA Cup 19/20||Leicester City FC||0 - 1||Chelsea FC|
|February 1, 2020||Premier League 19/20||Leicester City FC||2 - 2||Chelsea FC|
|August 18, 2019||Premier League 19/20||Chelsea FC||1 - 1||Leicester City FC|
|May 12, 2019||Premier League 18/19||Leicester City FC||0 - 0||Chelsea FC|
Leicester City vs Chelsea: Match preview
Leicester are proving to be one of five sides ready to battle it out for the Premier League title this season.
The Foxes are firmly in the race currently occupying third place and sat just two points off leaders, Manchester United.
Rodgers’ side were victorious in their previous outing overcoming a strong Southampton side 2-0.
They are now on a five-game unbeaten run and will be aiming to extend it to six on Tuesday.
Chelsea end winless run
Chelsea ended a run of three games without a win against a 10-man Fulham side on Saturday.
Mason Mount’s late strike secured the three points as they took advantage of the Cottagers being a man short.
The Blues’ run has seen them fall into seventh and are now four points off the Champions League spots.
Timo Werner’s poor form in front of goal has been a big concern for Chelsea with the German failing to find the back of the net in his last 10 matches.
Leicester City team news vs Chelsea
Jamie Vardy is likely to be to start against Chelsea despite a minor groin injury now.
Dennis Praet and Nampalys Mendy both remain sidelined.
Chelsea team news vs Leicester City
Andreas Christensen is set to return for the Blues on Tuesday after recovering from a knee injury.
However, Lampard has been dealt a major blow with N’Golo Kante being ruled out of the trip to the Midlands.
Predicted Leicester City line-up vs Chelsea
Predicted Chelsea line-up vs Leicester City
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This article was edited by Benjamin Newman.