Leicester vs Aston Villa LIVE !!2 min read
On Tuesday, April 4th, the King Power Stadium will host the Premier League clash between Leicester City and Aston Villa. The Foxes have struggled recently, failing to register a win in their last seven matches and sitting in 19th place in the league. This led to the sacking of manager Brendan Rodgers on April 2. On the other hand, Aston Villa will come into this match with high confidence after defeating Chelsea 2-0 over the weekend. They are unbeaten in their last five matches in all competitions.
Viewers in the UK will not be able to watch the game on TV or online. In the US, the match can be watched on Peacock and will be available to stream on Peacock Premium. In India, the match will be available to watch on Star Sports Network and can be streamed on Disney+Hotstar.
Leicester will continue to miss the services of Youri Tielemans (ankle), James Justin (knee), Ryan Bertrand (knee), and Jannik Vestergaard against Aston Villa. Meanwhile, Matty Cash, Jed Steer (Calf injuries), and Philippe Coutinho (thigh injury) will miss the clash for Unai Emery’s side.
Leicester and Aston Villa have faced each other five times in their last meetings, with both teams winning two matches each. The last time they met on February 4th, 2023, Aston Villa lost 2-4 to Leicester in the Premier League. On April 23rd, 2022, Leicester drew 0-0 with Aston Villa in the Premier League. On December 5th, 2021, Aston Villa won 2-1 against Leicester in the Premier League. On February 21st, 2021, Aston Villa lost 1-2 to Leicester in the Premier League. Finally, on October 18th, 2020, Leicester lost 0-1 to Aston Villa in the Premier League.
Leicester’s squad includes Ward, Iversen, Smithies as goalkeepers, Soyuncu, Faes, Amartey, Souttar, Evans, Thomas, Kristiansen, Castagne, and Pereira as defenders, Ndidi, Soumare, Mendy, Dewsbury-Hall, Praet, Maddison, Barnes, and Tete as midfielders, and Daka, Iheanacho, and Vardy as forwards.
Aston Villa’s squad includes Martinez and Olsen as goalkeepers, Sinisalo, Carlos, Mings, Konsa, Chambers, Digne, Moreno, and Young as defenders, Kamara, Dendoncker, Luiz, McGinn, Ramsey, Sanson, and Buendia as midfielders, and Watkins, Duran, Traore, and Bailey as forwards.
Overall, this match promises to be an exciting one, with both teams looking to secure a win. Leicester will be eager to get back to winning ways, while Aston Villa will be looking to continue their unbeaten run. Fans will be anticipating a closely contested encounter between the two sides.