James Maddison will miss the second leg of Leicester City’s round-of-32 tie against Slavia Prague tonight as he continues to be dogged by a troublesome hip injury. The England midfielder has seen a specialist in London as the club try to assess the extent of the problem but Brendan Rodgers, the Leicester manager, does not believe that the player will need further surgery.
The UEFA Europa League group stage action hits the 2020-21 season with PL sides Arsenal, Tottenham, and Leicester involved in the tournament.
Youri Tielemans believes Leicester have the "perfect environment" to win trophies having previously rejected the possibility of playing for Manchester United. The midfielder arrived at the Foxes on loan in January 2019 and quickly impressed. As Leicester eyed a permanent deal United also considered him as a replacement for Paul Pogba, who was linked with a summer exit.
|Champions League (League Winners): Manchester City|
|Champions League (League Position): Manchester United, Leicester City, West Ham United|
|Europa Cup (League Position): Chelsea|
|Relegation (League Position): Fulham, West Bromwich Albion, Sheffield United|