GOOAALL! Porto take on Leicester City at home in this Champions League Group G clash on Dec. 7. The home support will be looking for their team to win this one, so, there should be goals. Don’t miss any of the action. Click to watch.
In the first encounter between these two teams, Leicester City won the match 1-0 in England and they will be hoping that they can extend their lead at the top of their table. But Porto are always tough opponents and they will be gunning for revenge in this one.
Leicester City will travel to Portugal to face Porto as the defending Premier League champions look to extend their unbeaten record in Champions League. When they played group rivals FC Copenhagen in Denmark it ended without goals, so, they will want to score away this time around.
Having already qualified for the knock-out round with 13 points from Group G, this match has practically no significance for the visitors. However, Porto’s hopes on qualifying depend heavily in winning this game. The game is set for kick off 2:45 PM ET, so don’t miss it. CLICK HERE TO WATCH PORTO VS LEICESTER CITY LIVE STREAM.
Jamie Vardy, 29, will be aiming to find his scoring touch again in this game although The Foxes will be without keeper Kasper Schmeichel, 30, through injury. The Dane is anticipated to return before Christmas, and the goalkeeper has not featured for Leicester City since the start of November. German keeper Ron-Robert Zieler, 27, will take his place between the sticks.
Porto’s Mexican defender Miguel Layun, 28, made his first team return after a few weeks out injured and is expected to start this match. Coach Nuno Espirito Santo, 42, may start teen star Rui Pedro, 18, but will rely on experienced campaigners like Andre Silva, 21, to help his team get a result. Porto needs a win to qualify from the group so this game has more significance for them than Leicester.
HollywoodLifers, do you think Porto will have what it takes to beat Leicester City in this clash?