Leicester City have an uphill task against Liverpool if they are to stand a chance to return to the EPL top 10.

Leicester City have an uphill task against Liverpool if they are to stand a chance to return to the EPL top 10.

Liverpool are in second place with 48 points, 12 behind runaway league leaders Manchester City.

Meanwhile, the Foxes have not been consistent with their form and have since dropped to 12th place with 26 points.

The reds secured a spot in the fifth round of the FA Cup by beating Cardiff City 3-1 at the weekend, while the Foxes were humiliated by Nottingham Forest.

Leicester beat Liverpool at the King Power Stadium back in December and Jurgen Klopp’s side will be seeking revenge on Thursday night.

Play here to make your predictions for the mouthwatering clash.

What time does Liverpool vs Leicester start?

The game kicks off at 10:45pm Kenyan time at Anfield.

Liverpool vs Leicester team news

Sadio Mane remains absent following his Africa Cup of Nations triumph with Senegal but Mohamed Salah is available.

Luis Diaz could potentially make his full debut after an impressive show in the FA Cup and Alex-Oxlade Chamberlain is back.

Jordan Henderson remains sidelined with a minor back problem.

For the visitors, Jamie Vardy, Ryan Bertrand, Johnny Evans, Wesley Fofana and Timothy Castagne are all sidelined through injury.

Patson Daka and Kelechi Iheanacho will start up front for Brendan Rodgers side.

Liverpool vs Leicester head to head

The hosts have won 14 times from the 26 matches played between these two sides and another 5 have resulted in a draw.

Leicester have won seven times, including a 1-0 win in December, courtesy of an Ademola Lookman goal.

Liverpool vs Leicester current form

The reds are unbeaten in their last five games, winning four times and sharing the spoils in one.

Though, Leicester have lost three times in that run and just a managed one win.

Liverpool vs Leicester prediction

There is loads of pressure for Leicester to bounce back but it is unlikely that will happen in this game. Liverpool are expected to bag all three points.

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