Liverpool will face Leicester City on Saturday at King Power Stadium in the Premier League in the fourth game week in the Premier League. The Premier League new season has begun and Liverpool are now at the top of the table with 3 wins in 3 matches. Liverpool have to play a crucial away match against Leicester City on Saturday in the Premier League. The away fixture against Leicester City is always a tricky one. Every Premier League side will have an eye in this fixture as many changes can happen in the League Table based on the result of this match.
Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur have also bagged all 9 points in 3 matches so far in the Premier League. Liverpool will be eyeing for another win to stay at the top of the League Table. The momentum is going on with the Reds and they will surely wish to continue their good form in the next few matches too. On the other hand, after a defeat against Bournemouth, Leicester City will be eager to get back on track. A single point from this match might be enough for Claude Puel’s men.
Team News :
Leicester City :
Leicester City will miss the service of Jamie Vardy in the match against Liverpool as the English centre forward is currently serving a three match ban after his red card against Wolves in their 2-0 win over them. The new arrival Sonoyuncu will also be a doubt to be in the match-day squad of Leicester City as the manager is yet not sure to play him in this level. Claude Puel will be wishing to take the home advantage in this match. Gray has scored the only goal of the match for Leicester City in their previous match against Bournemouth. Maddison and Harry Maguire were on the scorer list for Leicester City.
Only the Croatian International defender Dejan Lovren is injured and he will miss this match also due to his injury problem. The Reds are aiming to get their fourth win a row and in this match, the role of the attacking trio of Liverpool are going to be very much crucial. Liverpool will be very much confident ahead of this match if their form is considered.
Key Players :
In the absence of Jamie Vardy and Kelechi Iheanacho in the starting lineup Rachid Ghezzal is going to be a big part of Leicester City in this match. Also, the star midfielder Naby Keita is not in the starting lineup of Liverpool in this match. Jordan Henderson has got his first start of this season and he has to make it count. Mohamed Salah will have to play a crucial role for Liverpool to get a crucial away win in this match.
Confirmed Starting Eleven :
Leicester City: (4-2-3-1)
Goalkeeper : Schmeichel
Defenders : Amartey, Morgan, Maguire, Chilwell.
Midfielders : Mendy, Ndidi; R. Pereira, Maddison, Gray.
Attackers : Ghezzal
Liverpool : (4-3-3)
Goalkeeper : Alisson
Defenders : Alexander-Arnold, Van Dijk, Gomez, Robertson.
Midfielders :Wijnaldum, Milner, Henderson
Attackers : Salah, Firmino, Mane.
My Predicted Scoreline :
Leicester City 1-2 Liverpool.
A hard-fought win for the visiting side.