Arsenal v Leicester City - JG Preview

Alexis celebrates against Leicester

The Gunners take on Leicester City at Emirates Stadium in the Premier League.

You can find out more about their opponents below:


Leicester City Full name: Leicester City Football ClubManager: Claudio RanieriClub colours: Blue shirt, white shorts, blue socksNickname: The Foxes


Three facts about Leicester:

  • Only once in the 19 Premier League meetings have Arsenal failed to score against Leicester.
  • The Foxes haven't beaten Arsenal since their debut season in the Premier League in 1994/95 (W1 D6 L12). 
  • Alexis Sanchez has scored four goals in his three Barclays Premier League games against Leicester City.


Riyad Mahrez Leicester City Star man: Riyad Mahrez The tricky winger has been embarrassing defenders all season with his pace, skills and direct eye for goal. Alongside Jamie Vardy, he will require special attention.


Referee: Martin Atkinson
Attendance: 60009