FA CUP FINAL : CHELSEA VS LEICESTER CITY – TEAM NEWS AND PROBABLE LINEUPS – Both giants of Premier League will clash against each other at on Saturday night in the finals of FA Cup.
The game will be played at Wembley Stadium in front of a limited crowd of around 21,000 fans as part of the Government’s pilot scheme for the return of crowds to sporting venues.
Thomas Tuchel has transformed the Blues’ season and Saturday’s final is the first of two chances to claim a title, with a Champions League showdown with Manchester City to come.
Leicester, meanwhile, have become more and more established among the Premier League elite under Brendan Rodgers and have the chance to win their first piece of silverware since their incredible shock Premier League success in 2016.
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Chelsea vs Leicester City Match Details
Competition : FA Cup Final
Date : May 15, 2021
Time : 9:45 PM IST
Venue : Wembley Stadium
Chelsea vs Leicester City Team News
Chelsea’s Mateo Kovacic is fit after a five-week absence with a hamstring problem, while N’Golo Kante will start despite nursing an Achilles issue. Goalkeeper Kepa is another confirmed starter but Andreas Christensen might not be available.
Chelsea vs Leicester City Probable Lineups
Leicester City probable lineup:
Schmeichel; Evans, Fofana, Soyuncu; Pereira, Ndidi, Tielemans, Castagne; Maddison; Vardy, Iheanacho
Chelsea probable lineup:
Kepa; Azpilicueta, Silva, Rudiger; James, Jorginho, Kante, Chilwell; Ziyech, Mount; Werner