Match: Leicester City vs Newcastle United
Round: 7th round in Premier League 2019/2020
Referee: Craig Pawson
Leicester City, fifth in the Premier League, host Newcastle United, and Leicester are hoping to beat Newcastle to stay in the top four in the Premier League. Leicester City is five points behind second-placed Manchester City, who beat Manchester City yesterday Everton 3-1.
In the previous round of Premier League, Leicester City beat Tottenham 2-1, while Newcastle United drew 0-0 with Brighton, Magpies won only one of seven games against Tottenham Hotspur 1-0.
Injuries and Absences
Newcastle United: DeAndre Yedlin (Groin); Matt Ritchie (Ankle), Jonjo Shelvey (Hamstring), Allan Saint-Maximin (Hamstring) Florian Lejeune (Knee), Dwight Gayle (Calf).
Leicester City: Matty James (Calf), Daniel Amartey (Ankle),
QUESTIONABLE? James Maddison (Ankle)
Expected Line Up (XI) Leicester vs Newcastle
Newcastle United: Dubravka; Lascelles, Dummett, Schär; Willems, Longstaff, Manquillo, Hayden, Almiron, Atsu; Joelinton
Leicester City: Chilwell, Schmeichel; Söyüncü; Pereira; Maddison, Tielemans, Evans Ndidi; Barnes, Perez, Vardy.