Tottenham recorded a very important win in the last round against Newcastle, playing away from home. They showed their distinctive game from the transition in the first part of the match and went on a break with 0:1 lead thanks to Son Heung-Min in the 27th minute.
The home team managed to level up in the continuation over Ritchie, but Kane was extremely well modded that day, and with two goals in the 60th and the 90th minute, he brought his team a deserved 1:3 victory in this one.
Tottenham is at seventh place in the Premier League, still having a chance to catch the European spot, as they are just one point behind sixth Wolves.
Central defender Dier (18/0) is suspended for this one. Another central back, Foyth (4/0) is injured, same as defensive midfielder Ndombele (21/2). Right-back Aurier (31/1) is out due to personal reasons. Offensive midfielder Alli (24/8) is doubtful.
The Foxes routinely defeated Sheffield last Thursday evening, with 2:0 result, back at their home. They dominated in almost every segment of the game and took the lead first in the 29th minute over Perez.
It took some time for them to score another one, but they did it in the second part of the match, in the 79th minute via Gray, and take a very important three points in this encounter, limiting the opponents to very little in the attack.
Leicester is at Champions League-leading fourth place, not yet being mathematically safe just two rounds before the end, as the Manchester Utd is just behind them with the same amount of points.
Midfielder Maddison (31/6) won’t perform due to injury. Same as right-back Pereira (28/3) and left full-back Chilwell (27/3). Midfielder Albrighton (19/0) is doubtful, while central back Soyuncu (34/1) remains suspended.
There is no holding back
Both teams will try their best to take all three in this one, as neither of them will be satisfied with just a point here, there is too much at stake. They surely have the means to threaten each other in this match, the fact that they will certainly try to exploit. Realistically, both of them are capable to score even twice or more in this one.