Celtic vs Leicester City FC MATCH PREVIEW International Champions Cup
The Premier League Champions Leicester City will try to rebuild on the success that they achieved in the last year when they will lock horns with Brendan Rodgers led Celtic in the European leg of the prestigious International Champions Cup. The match is scheduled on Saturday July 23, 2016 in Glasgow Scotland at 17:30 BST.
This will be an epic encounter on the cards as both the teams look evenly balanced on the cards and Leicester will be looking to prove their doubters wrong that they were not just a one season wonder.
Celtic vs Leicester City FC Squads
Leicester City FC Team : Kasper Shmeichel, Robert Huth, Wes Morgan, Ritchie De Laet, Danny Drinkwater, Matty James, Jamie Vardy, Andy King, Marc Albrighton, Ben Hamer, Daniel Amartey, Jeff Schlupp, Danny Simpson, Liam Moore, Shinji Okazaki, Demarai Gray, Leonardo Ulloa, Riyad Mahrez, Marcin Wasilewski, Christian Fuchs, Gokhan Inler, Ron-Robert Zieler, Luis Hernandez, Nempalys Mendy and Ahmed Musa.
Manager – Claudio Ranieri
Celtic Team : Gordon, L. Baily, L. Fasan, E. Izaguirre, E. Ambrose, J. Simunovic, D. Boyata, C. Mulgrew, S. Janko, M. Lustig, E. Sviatchenko, E. O’Connell, D. Fisher, A. Ralston, K. Tierney, N. Bitton, S. Brown, S. Armstrong, K. Commons, G. Mackay-Steven, R. Christie, T. Rogic, S. Allan, S. Johansen, P. Roberts, K. Ajer, C. McGregor, J. Forrest, J. Thomson, L. Henderson, N. Ciftci, L. Griffiths, M. Demeble, A. Nesbitt, J. Aitchison and S. Scepovic.
Manager – Brendan Rodgers.
Celtic Vs Leicester City MATCH 2016 NEWS
Can Foxes Cope up without N’Golo Kante
This will be the question on everyone’s mind as their Dynamo N’Golo Kante has moved to Chelsea and Leicester will have to start the life without him which will be hellishly hard for Leicester. His absence was felt in the first match too where Leicester was struggling to break down the opposition attacks.
Celtic will have to bounce back
Brendan Rogers led Celtic will have to bounce back from their last shock defeat which has brought them on brink of elimination form the UEFA Champions league and they will be surely hoping to bring things back to their way.
International Champions Cup Celtic Vs Leicester City Verdict / Prediction
This will be an Epic encounter on the cards as both the teams will have to test their strength. Leicester will have to showcase that they are ready for the next season while Celtic will be hoping to bring their pre-season back on tracks. Predicted Score : Leicester City 2 – 1 Celtic.