Team news: Javi Gracia’s XI to face Leicester City

Team news: Javi Gracia’s XI to face Leicester City

Leeds United’s starting line-up.

Leeds United are back on home soil tonight and Javi Gracia has made a total of four changes for our clash against Leicester City.

Luke Ayling, Junior Firpo, Patrick Bamford and Luis Sinisterra all return the starting XI for the Premier League match. 

Illan Meslier starts in goal for the game, with captain Liam Cooper joined by Ayling, Firpo, and Robin Koch in the Leeds defence.

Weston McKennie and Marc Roca continue in the midfield areas, whilst our attack features Sinisterra and Bamford along with Jack Harrison and Rodrigo. 

Our substitutes bench this evening includes Adam Forshaw, Brenden Aaronson, Willy Gnonto, Crysencio Summerville, Rasmus Kristensen, Georginio Rutter, Pascal Struijk, Sam Greenwood and Joel Robles.

Our game tonight is scheduled to kick-off at 8pm and will be streamed live on BT Sport. For those without access and not in attendance at Elland Road, you can follow the live Leeds United blog online here.

Starting XI: Meslier (GK), Ayling, Firpo, Koch, Cooper (C), Roca, Bamford, Harrison, Rodrigo, Sinisterra, McKennie.

Substitutes: Robles (GK), Forshaw, Aaronson, Summerville, Struijk, Rutter, Kristensen, Gnonto, Greenwood.