Leicester's Shakespeare unsure of points target for survival


The visitors will have to continue without their captain Wes Morgan for the sixth match in a row because of a back injury, and others may be rested with Leicester's Champions League second-leg to come next week. "All I am concentrating on is making sure I stay focused and the players stay focused, and try to win every game we are in".

The Foxes host Atletico Madrid in Tuesday's quarter-final second leg, having lost 1-0 in Spain on Wednesday, with Robert Huth banned and Yohan Benalouane their only available centre-back. If that doesn't fancy your gambling interests, the both teams not to score is also a good bet since I don't think Palace will concede with the defence they have at the moment.

The game had fired into life and the home side worked their way back onto level terms in the 70th minute when Benteke climbed above Yohan Benalouane to head home Townsend's cross. I'm thinking that we still need the points.

They have kept four clean sheets during those six matches - twice as many as in the 30 fixtures prior to that over the a year ago.

Leicester have a tough run-in with games against Arsenal, Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur in their remaining league matches.

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- Christian Benteke has scored 21 Premier League headed goals since his top-flight debut in September 2012; only Olivier Giroud (24) has scored more.

"We are not safe and can't talk about Mama Sakho being a permanent deal here because we're still not safe and our position in the Premier League is not safe".

Wilfried Zaha has provided nine goal assists in the Premier League this season, equalling the record for a Crystal Palace player in a single season set by Wayne Routledge in 2004-05.

The Frenchman had to wait 20 months to make his full Premier League debut after joining the club from Atalanta in the summer of 2015.

Leicester have won three successive matches against Crystal Palace, their best run in all competitive meetings since 1925. Sam Allardyce's men were pushed out to 20/1 to face relegation following their Monday Night Football victory, while Leicester are considered in even less danger at 150/1 to go down. Palace v Leicester is included in this weekend's Super 6 line-up, with £250,000 up for grabs again following jackpot wins in the last two rounds.