Leicester City - Posh Up Next For Foxes
UK time is: 14:15:44
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Leicester City vs. Peterborough United

Walkers Stadium

20/12/08

3 p.m.

Posh Up Next For Foxes

Leicester City face a tough test when they come up against Peterborough United tomorrow at the Walkers Stadium.

Peterborough themselves have been in impressive form of late, unbeaten in their last 16 games in League One.

Tomorrow's game pits 1st vs 4th, and looks set to provide great entertainment for both sets of fans.

Vital Quotes:

Leicester manager Nigel Pearson: 'Peterborough have experienced a lot of success this year by playing attacking football. I fully expect them to be a threat against us. They are on a good run and I am sure they will come here with a lot of confidence.

'We will just have to make sure that we play somewhere near our maximum. That's the most important thing.'

Peterborough manager Darren Ferguson:'We can't afford to lose at Leicester because 10 points would be a massive gap to make up against a team of their quality. We wouldn't be out of the promotion race, but we would have an awful lot to do. We will go there to win like we do every game and I am confident we have the players to achieve it'

Leicester City Team News:

Leicester should have Aleksander Tunchev back from injury, as he sat out last week's win at Carlisle.

Aside from this it should be as you were from last week's match.

Player to watch: Home

Matty Fryatt - The striker has been in deadly form so far this season to score 22 goals before Christmas.

Peterborough United Team News:

Posh have been handed the news that Tom Williams will be fit for the match after his ankle injury.

Russell Martin is niow fully fit after his short spell out on the sidelines.

However, Gabriel Zakuani is out for the tie.

Player to watch: Away

Aaron McLean- Always a threat to the opposition with his sheer pace and eye for goal.

Match Facts & Stats

Head to Head: Peterborough have proved to be somewhat of a bogey team to the Foxes in the past, winning 4 out of their only 9 encounters, compared to the Foxes' 3.

Peterborough will equal a club record if they remain unbeaten tomorrow.

Leicester will remain top of the league providing they avoid defeat tomorrow.

Match Prediction:

Leicester 1-1 Peterborough

Next Fixtures:

Leicester: 26/12/08 - Leeds (A)

Peterborough: 26/12/08 - Millwall (H)




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: JBFox Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday December 19 2008

Time: 5:49PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Leicester City Articles

Liam To Get Moore Experience (Friday July 3 2015)

Villa Visit Set For TV (Friday July 3 2015)

Hammond Signs One Year Extension (Thursday July 2 2015)

Next For The Leicester Hotseat? (Wednesday July 1 2015)

Wood Secures Leeds United Move (Wednesday July 1 2015)

A New Day-Gate Pearson Sacked (Wednesday July 1 2015)

Audio - Pearson Sacked (Wednesday July 1 2015)

Archived Leicester City Articles

List All Vital Leicester  Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
4. Chelsea 0 0 0 0 0 0
5. Crystal Palace 0 0 0 0 0 0
6. Everton 0 0 0 0 0 0
7. Leicester City 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. Liverpool 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Man City 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Man Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0

Leicester City Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Ten Years Ahead Of Our Time!
Spurs : 05/07/2015 13:12:00
Di Maria Injured on International Duty
Man Utd : 05/07/2015 12:32:00
Italian Defender on United Radar
Man Utd : 05/07/2015 11:57:01
Another Club Enters Race for Hammers Target
West Ham : 05/07/2015 11:48:01
Hammers in race for Basel Striker
West Ham : 05/07/2015 11:38:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

QPR MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Schmeichel 9%
Wasilewski 1%
Huth 2%
Morgan 1%
Albrighton 10%
Cambiasso 59%
King 1%
Schlupp 4%
Mahrez 2%
Ulloa 4%
Vardy 4%
Sub - De Laet 1%
Sub - Kramaric 2%
Sub - Kramaric 0%