It is still early to say if MCI could be the English League champions but they have an opportunity to inch closer to title. Their next fixture is locked with the foxes here at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester.
With 26 games, the hosts have managed to score 69 points which includes 22 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss in this English League. MCI are very strong at finishing on any scoring chance they might get and this makes a threatening side.
On the other hand, the Foxes, ranked 8th on the English League table have they own story. So far they have lost 3 of their last 4 away League matches and thus they might have an uphill task here at the Etihad stadium.
Form Guide (recent first, in this English League only)
MCI- D W W L W
LEI– D L W D W
Watch out for
Kevin De Bruyne (MCI)– The Belgian International is currently having a decent run in this English League competition. He has made 11 assists and scored 7 goals from 26 games and has looked in good shape. MCI’s appetite increases with time and with this frisky fixture, they will be looking to get some goals on the scoreline.
Jamie Vardy (LEI)– With 12 goals and an assist, the Englishman is the top goalscorer for his side in this edition of the English League. His contribution has kept his side in the top ten and have kept the teams morale high in every situation. Irrespective of some ups and down in the recent results, Vardy and his men will be looking to get the winning momentum back.