Chelsea vs. Leicester City: Time, TV channel, stream, betting odds for Premier League clash

Chelsea and Leicester City face off at Stamford Bridge on Saturday, with both managers under pressure to take maximum points.

Thomas Tuchel needs an answer from his players on home soil after losing 3-0 to Leeds United last time out, while Leicester sit 19th in the table and have picked up just one point from their first three games.

The Foxes are hoping not to fail in their first four games of a Premier League season for the first time since 2003/04.

If they can avoid that, they need to address their defensive problems – no team in the league has conceded more than the eight goals they have scored so far.

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When does Chelsea play Leicester City?

Chelsea host Leicester City at Stamford Bridge in London, UK. It starts on Saturday 27th August at 15:00 BST.

United Kingdom United States of America Canada Australia
date Saturday, 08/27 Saturday, 08/27 Saturday, 08/27 Sunday, 08/28
time 15:00 CET 10:00 a.m. ET 10:00 a.m. ET 00:00 CEST

How to watch Chelsea vs Leicester City

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TV channel
stream peacock fuboTV Opus Sport

UNITED KINGDOM: Matches played at 3pm on a Saturday will not be televised or broadcast online.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA: The game will be streamed for subscribers on NBC’s Peacock platform.

Canada: Every Premier League match is streamed live and on demand exclusively via fuboTV.

Australia: Fans in Australia can stream matches live and on-demand on Optus Sport.

Chelsea vs Leicester City predicted lineups

Tuchel will have to reckon with a change in his defense Kalidou Koulibaly suspended after his red card against Leeds and that could mean Ben Chilwell come into the side with Ruben Loftus Cheek Promotion to central midfield.

N’Golo Kante and Mateo Kovacic are absent due to injury.

Estimated line-up of Chelsea (3-4-3): Mendy (GK) – Cucurella, Silva, Azpilicueta – Chilwell, Jorginho, Loftus-Cheek, James – Sterling, Havertz, Mount.

Brendan Rodgers has confirmed Wesley Fofana will again not be available for selection given the ongoing uncertainty about his future. On Chelsea’s interest, he said: “I’m not sure [if a deal will get done], my focus is on the players we have and on the team. I can’t lose energy. If anything is done, it will be done with the clubs. Until then, we’ll just have to work with what we have.”

JamesMadison It’s doubtful he’ll be there after sore muscles in training and a late fitness test, but Rodgers hopes he’s fit to start. full-back Ricardo Pereira (Achilles) and Ryan Bertrand (knees) stay away from long-term problems.

Expected Leicester line-up (4-1-4-1): Ward (GK) – Justin, Evans, Amartey, Castagne – Ndidi – Barnes, Dewsbury-Hall, Maddison, Perez – Vardy.

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Chelsea vs Leicester City betting odds

Chelsea are the clear favorites to win despite losing to Leeds last week. Goals are expected in this game as these teams have conceded 11 goals in their last two league games.

United Kingdom
(sky bet)
United States of America
(Draft Kings)
(sports interaction)
Chelsea wins 2/5 -245 1.39
To draw 19/5 +380 4.84
Leicester win 13/2 +700 6.88
Over 2.5 goals 8/15 -155 1.61
Both teams score 8/11 -120 1.76

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