The Super Eagles duo of Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho are expected to keep their place in Leicester City line up as they confront Bukayo Saka’s Arsenal.

The Super Eagles stars will be hoping to help the Foxes secure a vital win over the Gunners at the Emirates in order to strengthen their UEFA Champions League qualification. While Iheanacho scored in Leicester’s victory at the weekend, Ndidi was in the heart of midfield pulling the

Saka on the part also enjoyed a great rave review last week, the 18-years-old celebrate his new long-term deal with a superb goal against Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Saka has been a key member of the Arsenal’s squad this season, contributing eleven assists and three goals so far.

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Arsenal are likely to welcome Nicolas Pepe back into the squad after the Ivorian missed the win over Wolverhampton due to the birth of his child.

Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers says there are “big doubts” over whether Ben Chilwell and James Maddison will be fit enough to feature. Ayoze Perez was forced off against Crystal Palace with an ankle knock but should be available.

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