Daily Football Tip

Leicester v Chelsea – Blues side to make it 3 wins on the bounce?

The Foxes welcome Premier League champions Chelsea to the King Power Stadium on Saturday following the international break.

Chelsea head into the game in good form after a disastrous start to their title defence. The Blues lost their opening fixture to Burnley but are back on track after wins over Spurs and Everton. Leicester meanwhile have three points to their name after beating newly promoted Brighton. That win came in between defeats to Arsenal and Man United respectively.

During Leicester’s title winning season Kante and Drinkwater were instrumental, two seasons on and they return to the ground where they lifted the Premier League title as Chelsea players. That’s after Danny Wrinkwater completed a Deadline Day move to Stamford Bridge.

His replacement, Adrien Silva, will not play for Leicester until January. Despite thinking they’d got the deal over the line FIFA later rejected their application to register the midfielder after the club missed the deadline by 14 seconds.

Craig Shakespeare could be without Robert Huth and Vicente Iborra. But Deadline Day arrival Aleksandar Dragovic may feature.

Chelsea could welcome back Eden Hazard from injury. The attacking midfielder made his first competitive start of the season for Belgium during the work where he scored one goal and assisted another. Drinkwater however is likely to miss the clash, while Gary Cahill is still suspended.

Alvaro Morata two Premier League goal since his summer move from Real Madrid and was in red hot form for Spain during the international break. The striker should lead the line for Chelsea and is 5/1 to open the scoring.

Leicester vs. Chelsea usually ends in goals with four of their last five league meetings ending with more than 2.5 goals. In fact Chelsea won both league fixtures 3-0 last season – the same scoreline on Saturday is 16/1.

Having lost Drinkwater on the final hour of Deadline Day and his replacement unlikely to feature I fancy Chelsea to continue their fine form by bagging all three points. Chelsea win 4/5.

£20 Risk Free Bet

Paddy Power


Bet Now

New customers only, limited to one per person. If you’ve previously had a Paddy Power account, you will not qualify for the offer. Place your FIRST bet on any Sportsbook market and if it loses we will refund your stake in CASH. Max refund for this offer is €20. Only deposits made using Cards or Paypal will qualify for this promotion. T&Cs apply 18+ begambleaware.org

£100 Matched Deposit


18+ Gambleaware

Bet Now

New Customer offer. Place 5 x £10 or more bets to receive £20 in free bets. Repeat up to 5 times to receive maximum £100 bonus. Min odds 1/2 (1.5). Exchange bets excluded. T&Cs apply 18+ Begambleaware.org

Bet £5 Get £20



Bet Now

New UK+IRE customers. Paypal and certain deposit types and bet types excluded. Min £5 bet within 14 days of account reg at min odds 1/2 = 4 x £5 free bets. Free bets valid for 4 days on sports, stake not returned, restrictions apply. T&Cs apply. 18+ Begambleaware.org

Bet £5 Get £20



Bet Now

UK+IRE only. Min first bet £10 a odds 1/2 or more. Tote and Pool excluded. Must be placed within 14 days of account reg. £30 credited as 3 x £10 free bets. Not valid with CashOut. Free bet valid for 4 days. Free bet stake not returned. T&Cs apply. Begambleaware.org 18+

Bet £10 Get £60



Bet Now

Qualifying bet must be placed at odds of 2.00 or greater. £50 Free Sports Bet split into 5 bets of £10 each, valid on set events only; **Wager must be 40 times the Free Casino Bonus in order to withdraw winnings. Credit or Debit Card deposits only; Deposit and bet of £10 required within 7 days of opening new account, T&C Apply. begambleaware.org 18+
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

To Top