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Premier League: Chelsea V Leicester. Match Preview

  • Premier League, GW2
  • Chelsea VS Leicester
  • Venue: Stamford Bridge
  • Date: August 18

Chelsea host Leicester in the Premier League on Sunday, where Frank Lampard will be hoping to avoid a third successive loss as Blues boss.

The Blues were defeated last weekend in their opening game against Manchester United (4-0) and succumbed to defeat on penalties in midweek to Liverpool in the UEFA Super Cup.

Leicester, meanwhile, struggled to create chances against Wolves.

Fact:

Chelsea have won their opening home league match of the season in 14 of the last 16 seasons, with their only defeat coming as reigning champions in 2017/18 against Burnley.

Team News:

Antonio Rudiger and Willian (both knee) in contention for the Leicester match. Callum Hudson-Odoi (Achilles) has been training while Reece James is progressing from an ankle injury, but neither are ready to return.

Leicester have no fresh injury concerns.

Odds by VBET:

  • Chelsea: 1.75
  • Draw: 3.80
  • Leicester: 5.08

Real Madrid want to destroy Chelsea as they are interested in another Blues player