West Ham V Leicester: Team News, Predicted XI And Betting Odds

West Ham V Leicester: Team News, Predicted XI And Betting Odds

West Ham could be without Emerson Palmieri for the game against Leicester City this weekend.

The Italian international picked up a knock in the Carabao Cup tie versus Blackburn Rovers on Wednesday and he had to be substituted before full-time.

Manager David Moyes has confirmed that Maxwel Cornet has suffered a setback in his recovery from a calf injury. The Ivorian has not been seen in action since the win against Wolves last month.

West Ham’s Predicted XI To Play Leicester:

Fabianski, Kehrer, Dawson, Zouma, Cresswell, Soucek, Paqueta, Rice, Bowen, Antonio, Benrahma

Foxes boss Brendan Rodgers has four players currently on the treatment table with James Justin (leg), Ryan Bertrand (knee), Caglar Soyuncu (hamstring) and Ricardo Pereira (calf) all unavailable.

Leicester’s Predicted XI:

Ward, Castagne, Amartey, Faes, Thomas, Tielemans, Soumare, Dewsbury-Hall, Maddison, Vardy, Barnes

The bookmakers have made the Hammers the favourites with 888 Sport pricing them at 21/20 for the win. A draw is 13/5 with Betway while a victory for Leicester is 27/10 at Bet 365.

Predicted Score – 1-0 to Leicester

David Tully

David Tully

David has worked as a football reporter for the last fifteen years. Having started as an intern at Snack Media, he then went on to become a freelancer, working on various different sites. At the start of 2023, he took up his current role as content writer for National World's Football News Network.