Date Time League Season
March 17, 2024 1:45 pm ENGLAND - FA Cup 2023/2024


Chelsea vs Leicester Match Preview and Prediction

Chelsea vs LeicesterChelsea has scored and conceded in its last three games in all competitions. Leicester has lost four of five Championship games by two or more goals. Nicolas Jackson scored in his last three Blues games.

Chelsea’s sad loss to Liverpool in the League Cup final at Wembley Stadium due to an extra-time goal was over a month ago. Two tournament wins and a tie have followed for the Blues. They’ve scored 8 goals thus far. Mauricio Pochettino’s team will look to continue their winning streak against Leicester City on Sunday afternoon in the FA Cup quarterfinals.

Chelsea’s only chance to win a trophy this year is via the FA Cup. Without a doubt, the hosts’ motivation to advance to the semi-finals will be enormous. When playing the lower-level opponents at home, they are heavy favorites.

However, Leicester leads the championship after 37 rounds. Under Italian manager Enzo Maresca, they play attractive forward football. Leicester boasts the Championship’s joint-best offensive. They lead the league by three points and will visit Stamford Bridge after a 2-2 draw with Hull City in the last round.

Chelsea vs Leicester: Betting Analysis

Chelsea defeated Leicester twice in the 2022–23 Premier League. Four victories and a tie in five encounters with Leicester precede this. The Blues have a great home record against this team. They’ve won 30, drawn 12, and lost 6 of 48 home games versus Leicester. The last five head-to-head matches were all on target, save one.

Chelsea and Leicester are coming off high-scoring league games last weekend. On Monday night, Chelsea scored three goals at home to beat Newcastle. In the past three games, Mauricio Pochettino’s team has scored and conceded at least two goals.

Leicester defeated Championship rivals Leeds United 3-2 in the FA Cup round before. Leicester has scored three or more in four of its last five league games. Chelsea and Leicester have scored in four of their last five H2H matches. Bets on both teams to score pay 1.70.

Recently, Nicholas Jackson has found his Chelsea shooting form. The Gambian forward scored in three straight games. He should have plenty of space to score against Leicester’s fragile back line in previous Championship games. Leicester conceded two or more goals in all but one of their last five league games. With 2.20 odds, Jackson can score anytime.

Chelsea vs Leicester: Head-to-Head

Chelsea vs Leicester

Who will win the match between Chelsea and Leicester?

Chelsea will likely create many chances and shots on goal in this contest. Leicester City will also struggle to score, but we think they will score at least once. Thus, Chelsea should win this one comfortably.


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What are the best odds for the game?

Based on the full-time result market betting prices, supporting Chelsea is available for 1.45, betting on the game to conclude all-square is 5.2, and betting on Leicester City to win is 7. Those are the finest returns that are now on offer.