Injury update on Leicester duo Pereira and Tielemans

Injury update on Leicester duo Pereira and Tielemans

Leicester City will miss the services of Ricardo Pereria and Youri Tielemans when they take on Legia Warsaw on Thursday. 

Pereira, who has been struggling with a hamstring strain suffered an injury setback and, missed Leicester's loss to Chelsea over the weekend. The Foxes boss Brendan Rodgers has revealed he won't be available for selection tonight. 

"Ricardo won’t be available. That hamstring [issue] is lingering a little bit, so he will be out for a few weeks also. We’ll just continue to monitor that, but otherwise, the squad is the same," Rodgers told the club's official website. 

On Tielemans 

"Youri is still a little bit of time away, but he’s progressing well, [He’ll be back] maybe within the next couple of weeks."

The Foxes will be up against Legia Warsaw tonight in the fifth round of the Europa League group stage match.

The Premier League side is currently at the bottom of Group C with five points, two behind leaders Spartak Moscow. 

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