The Foxes host the Baggies understanding a victory will depart them 4 factors away from fifth, with simply six video games left to play – shut sufficient to really feel they’re inside touching distance of constructing up for final season’s dramatic fall out of the Champions League spots. Add in an upcoming FA Cup remaining and it might but be a improbable season for Brendan Rodgers’ aspect.
On the different finish of the desk, West Brom have given themselves a preventing probability towards the drop, however they nonetheless want a near-perfect run-in.
Victory right here will put them stage on factors with 18th-place Fulham, however nonetheless six factors adrift of security, so there’s hardly any margin for error within the remaining stretch of the marketing campaign.
Right here’s the whole lot it’s essential know forward of the match.
When is the match?
The sport kicks off at 8pm on Thursday 22 April.
The place can I watch it?
The match might be televised reside on BT Sport. BT Sport subscribers will have the ability to watch the match on-line through the web site or BT app.
What’s the workforce information?
Leicester have just a few harm considerations, with James Justin and Harvey Barnes remaining sidelined, whereas Ricardo Pereira is a doubt after limping off towards Southampton. Marc Albrighton could exchange Pereira if he’s unable to play, whereas Iheanacho is prone to begin following his FA Cup semi-final matchwinner.
For the guests, Branislav Ivanovic will stay absent after his harm towards Chelsea just a few weeks in the past. Allardyce could also be tempted to make use of an identical line-up to of their Southampton victory. If not, it’s seemingly that Connor Gallagher, Hal Robson-Kanu and Semi Ajayi might be included within the beginning XI.
Predicted line ups
Leicester Metropolis: Schmeichel, Fofana, Evans, Soyuncu, Albrighton, Ndidi, Tielemans, Castagne, Maddison, Vardy, Iheanacho.
West Bromwich Albion: Johnstone, Furlong, O’Shea, Bartley, Townsend, Phillips, Yokuslu, Maitland-Niles, Robinson, Pereira, Diagne.
Leicester might be underneath stress to interrupt their shedding streak, whereas West Brom might want to proceed their successful methods if they’re to maneuver out of the relegation zone. Albion even have a bonus, having not misplaced to Leicester on the King Energy in 9 Premier League matches, which might see them decide up some extent this time round. Leicester 2-2 West Brom
Leicester – 4/7
Draw – 29/10
West Bromwich Albion – 5/1