Arsenal v Leicester City - JG Preview

Alexis celebrates against Leicester
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 Club
Manager: Claudio Ranieri
Club colours: Blue shirt, white shorts, blue socks
Nickname: 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.