Leicester City – Manchester City: Expected Starting Line Ups – Gokhan Inler unlikely to start

LEICESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 22: Gokhan Inler of Leicester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the King Power Stadium on August 22, 2015 in Leicester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

Leicester City have the chance to go into the new year as Premier League leaders but will have to beat third-placed Manchester City first.

Liverpool ended the Foxes 10 match unbeaten run with a 1-0 win at Anfield on Boxing Day meanwhile City beat are without a win in their last five away games.

City will move into second place on 38 points alongside Leicester and just one point behind Arsenal should they win tonight.


Switzerland international of Turkish origin Gökhan İnler is unlikely to start for Leicester but could make an appearance off the bench. The experienced midfielder has struggled for playing time this season making just four Premier League appearances since joining from Napoli over the summer.

Leicester City – Manchester City

Stadium: King Powell

Kick-Off: 19:00 GMT


Leicester City Probable Starting XI:- Schmeichel, Simpson, Morgan, Huth, Fuchs, Kante, King, Mahrez, Albrighton, Vardy, Okazaki

Manager: Claudio Ranieri

Manchester City Probable Starting XI:- Hart, Sagna, Otamendi, Mangala, Kolarov, Fernandinho, Toure, Sterling, Silva, De Bruyne, Aguero

Manager: Pellegrini

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