Can Liverpool win the Champions League against a relegation-threatened Leicester City?
Liverpool face a relegation-threatened Leicester City team as they attempt to maintain their assault for a European position.
Leicester City enters this game after a 5-3 defeat to Fulham in the Premier League. Brendan Rodgers’ team has struggled to score points this season, finishing in 19th place with just 30 points from 35 games. This season, Leicester City have scored 49 goals, only two less than fourth-placed Manchester United. Leicester had beaten Klopp’s Liverpool in both of their previous home games.
Liverpool is coming off back-to-back 1-0 victory against Fulham and Brentford. The Merseyside Reds are presently sixth in the rankings with 62 points from 35 games and have won four of their previous five games by a single goal. Jurgen Klopp’s team has won eight of their past 11 meetings against Leicester City and will be aiming to extend their Premier League winning run. They will be looking to accomplish the league double against Leicester for the first time since the 2019-20 season.
Lineups for Leicester City vs. Liverpool have been announced.
Iversen; Pereira, Faes, Evans, Castagne; Tielemans, Ndidi, Soumare; Maddison, Barnes; Vardy
Alisson; Alexader-Arnold, Van Dijk, Konate, Robertson; Henderson, Fabinho, Jones; Salah, Gakpo, Diaz;
Liverpool’s future games
In their last two Premier League games, Liverpool play Unai Emery’s Aston Villa and an already-relegated Southampton.