Key Battles That Could Decide Saturday's Meeting Between Chelsea and Leicester City

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(But) there is something unusual if, after the first game we lost against Burnley, the press pushed quickly to sack me for another coach.

Chelsea were second best against 10-man Leicester at Stamford Bridge on Saturday, but managed to at least claim a point from a 0-0 draw.

The England forward missed the 3-0 win over Huddersfield Town, as well as the FA Cup stalemate against his former club Fleetwood Town last weekend with a tight groin, but manager Claude Puel has confirmed that he is available for selection against the Blues.

Whether it's fitness concerns or a tactical decision which leads to Conte's tendency to remove Hazard from the fray, supporters are unhappy that their best player isn't being allowed to help the side when they're chasing a goal.

The England worldwide missed Saturday's FA Cup draw at former club Fleetwood but will travel to Stamford Bridge on Saturday.

The left-back then caught Victor Moses late and was sent off after 68 minutes. They dominated Chelsea in every department, looking especially risky on the break, and it took the red card for Chelsea to get a foothold in the game.

Leicester City welcomed striker Jamie Vardy back from injury and also gave starts to Chilwell and Aleksandar Dragovic.

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Chelsea stayed in third place, behind second-place Manchester United on goal difference and 15 points off leader Manchester City.

With question marks being raised over the future of Chelsea manager Antonio Conte, he is now odds-on not to be in charge of the club next season.

Conte has called on his players to be more ruthless in front of goal and defender Antonio Rudiger agreed that enterprising build-up counts for nothing without a goal to show at the end of it.

"No, honestly we didn't speak about him, but I repeat we are talking about a really good player", Conte explained, as quoted by Goal.com. My plan was to play with one team in the FA Cup against Norwich, and then these two games with nearly the same players. Many of the Chelsea faithful, however, are losing faith in the Italian.

"The ambition is not just for us to score but to continue to play after scoring and to always keep good ambition in our play".

Chelsea are expected to field a full-strength side against Leicester. Captain Gary Cahill was rested for the midweek Carabao Cup semi-final first-leg with Arsenal and could return in defence.

"I don't know how I can answer you", Conte added.

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