Predicted Leicester and Tottenham line-ups: Ulloa and Stambouli to start

Leicester V Cardiff

Match between Leicester City and Tottenham Hotspur to be played on Friday 26th December 2014 at 15:00. Venue: King Power Stadium, Leicester.

Leicester City take on Tottenham Hotspur on Boxing Day with the two sides having very different ambitions for the season at the midway point.

Leicester will be hoping to climb off the bottom of the table and ultimately away from the relegation zone, but they are already five points off safety and the games do not get any easier.

As for Tottenham, they are just two points outside the European places and they will want to keep their momentum going against the Foxes.

Leicester injury concerns: Manager Nigel Pearson has no fresh injury concerns at this time.

Leicester absences: Kasper Schmeichel is out with a foot injury while Matthew Upson is a long-term absentee.

Tottenham injury concerns: Ryan Mason has an ankle injury but has a 75 per cent chance of being fit for this match.

Tottenham absences: Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino has no confirmed absentees at this time.

Predicted starting line-ups:

Leicester – Hamer, Simpson, Wasilewski, Morgan, Konchesky, Mahrez, King, Cambiasso, Drinkwater, Vardy, Ulloa

Tottenham – Lloris, Walker, Fazio, Vertonghen, Davies, Stambouli, Bentaleb, Eriksen, Chadli, Lamela, Kane

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