This looks set to be a tough match for both sides. Leicester are having a nice run of form which was strengthened by defeating Ipswich 2-0 at home on boxing day. Meanwhile the Addicks need to keep winning if they are to keep tabs on Watford and West Brom.
Leicester City Team News:
Probable Leicester side:
Leicester: Fulop, Stearman, Mattock, Kisnorbo, McAuley; Kenton, N’Gotty, Clemence, Hume; John, Fryatt.
Subs: Henderson, Hayes, Sheehan, Wesolowski, Chambers.
Player to watch: Matty Fryatt
Will be playing Premier League football very soon.
Charlton Ath Team News:
Probable Charlton side:
Charlton: Weaver; Bougherra, Powell, Fortune, McCarthy; Varney, Semedo, Holland, Zheng, J Thomas; Iwelumo.
Subs: Randolph, Moutaouakil, Racon, Sam, McLeod.
Player to watch: Luke Varney
Should take up a midfield role in which he could excel.
Match Facts & Stats
Charlton last beat Leicester away in 1991 when Gary Nelson and Alex Dyer struck in a 2-0 victory.
This will be The Addicks second visit to the Walkers Stadium, the first was a 1-1 draw, Di Canio grabbing a Charlton penalty.
Toughie, Leicester 1-0 Charlton
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