LEICESTER CITY kick off their 2022/23 Premier League campaign with a home game against London opposition Brentford.
There could be groans and groans in the stadium as the Foxes are the ONLY team to have signed no players in all of England’s top leagues.
Moreover, the clubs surround some of Leicester’s most valuable assets such as Wesley Fofana, James Maddison and Youri Tielemans this summer.
Moreover, the game itself won’t be easy at all as the Bees will be eager to replicate their opening performance from last season when they humiliated Arsenal.
However, the Foxes have taken all six points from Thomas Frank’s side in their recent encounters, which will give Brendan Rodgers’ men plenty of hope.
What time does Leicester vs Brentford start?
- Leicester City will entertain Brentford on Sunday August 7th.
- Kick-off is scheduled for 2pm UK time.
- The King Power Stadium in Leicester is the arena assigned to this Premier League match and can accommodate around 32,312 fans.
- The Foxes picked up a 2-1 victory when these teams last met in March this year.
What TV channel is Leicester vs Brentford showing on and can I stream it live?
- Unfortunately, Leicester City against Brentford will be NOT be broadcast live on television in the UK.
Brendon Rodgers will sweat from the fitness of midfield maestro Wilfried Ndidi, who twisted his ankle less than halfway through last season.
And full-back Ryan Bertrand who has had knee issues since Boxing Day in 2021.
Not to mention, this will be Leicester’s first season in the Premier League in 12 years without legendary goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel.
But the Leicester boss has revealed Hamza Choudhury has returned to training so he can be in line for a start against Brentford.
Elsewhere, Bees boss Thomas Frank will be delighted to have Christian Norgaard back in the first team after missing pre-season so much with a muscle injury.
Frank also mentioned that Noorgard will start their opener against Leicester.
However, Brentford are set to be without the trio of Sergi Canos, Ethan Pinnock and Kristoffe Ajer.
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- Leicester winner 19/20
- Draw 13/5
- Brentford 5/2
*Odds courtesy of Betfair correct as of Thursday 4th August