England FA Cup | Chelsea VS Leicester City; Sunday, 17 March at 20:45 GMT +8

Chelsea FC have maintained a three-match unbeaten run, winning two and drawing one, despite a shaky defence. Mauricio Pochettino’s clinical performance in the final third has pleased fans, who missed chances in early season.

Leicester City, seemingly poised to win the Championship, suffered a series of defeats, including a 2-2 draw with Hull City, causing them to lose their position.

Chelsea’s Reece James is out due to injury, with other players still receiving treatment. No new injuries were reported in the Newcastle win.

Leicester City’s Wilfred Ndidi, Ricardo Pereira, Dennis Praet, and Kasey McAteer are all doubtful due to injury, with Jamie Vardy leading the line.

Predicted lineups:


Goalkeeper: Đorđe Petrović
Defenders: Malo Gusto, Axel Disasi, Trevoh Chalobah, Marc Cucurella
Midfielders: Enzo Fernández, Conor Gallagher, Moisés Caicedo
Forwards: Cole Palmer, Nicolas Jackson, Raheem Sterling

Leicester City

Goalkeeper: Mads Hermansen
Defenders: James Justin, Jannik Vestergaard, Wout Faes, Hamza Choudhury
Midfielders: Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall, Yunus Akgün, Harry Winks
Forwards: Stephy Mavididi, Jamie Vardy, Abdul Fatawu

  • Chelsea – 4 wins
  • Leicester City – 1 win
  • Draws – 1

Over all competition record

Chelsea is expected to create numerous chances and shots, while Leicester City is expected to struggle to score, leading to a comfortable 3-1 win for Chelsea.

Winning probability: Chelsea – 66% , Draw – 20% , Leicester City – 14%

Visit FB88 to check both teams’ statistics, pre-match and live betting odds as well as instant live scores so you enjoy the best online betting experience with us.