Football tips tonight for Chelsea vs Leicester City
Chelsea will host Leicester City in the second round of the Championship as the match will be played at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea fans hardly want to remember the start of the season, where their favorite team was away to Manchester United and lost by 4-0. However, it should be noted that The Blues did very well at the beginning of the match and managed to survive the beam, but after that things went awry and it came to that result. Chelsea experienced a new disappointment this week, with the team playing much better this season ending 1:1 in regular time against Liverpool in the Super Cup of Europe, and after exchanging and 1 goal in overtime, penalties where they lost after young striker T. Abraham missed his penalty kick and the Liverpool team managed to complete all 5 penalties.
Leicester started the season with zero draw against Wolverhampton and the big news this summer related to the team was the departure of Harry Maguire, who transferred to Manchester United for an impressive £ 87 million. The Foxes, however, did not hesitate to invest the proceeds and attracted Youri Tielemans from Monaco for 45 million. pounds, Newcastle’s Ayoze Pérez for 33 mil. pounds and Dennis Praet from Sampdoria for $ 21m. pounds. The Brendan Rodgers lineup looks pretty solid and if Harry Maguire is replaced successfully the team may struggle to be in the top half of the table.
Anything but a win for Chelsea would be a huge disappointment given the difficult start to a season where a disastrous visit to Man was lost. United, and during the week the battle for the trophy was lost. The match will be as special as it will be Frank Lampard’s first home run by Chelsea and Stamford Bridge will certainly be full and ready to be the 12th player for the Blue. Eden Hazard cannot be replaced, as Lampard himself said, but even without games like this one against Leicester in London, they must be won in order to be in the Top 4 and participate in the Champions League at the end of the season.