Leicester City host Newcastle United at the King Power Stadium on Sunday (Watch live, 11:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and online via NBCSports.com) as the Foxes could climb to third in the Premier League table with a win.
Brendan Rodgers‘ side have lost just once so far this season and are well positioned to push for at least a top six finish with their young, dynamic squad impressing.
As for Newcastle and new manager Steve Bruce, the Magpies have just one win on the board and looked primed for a relegation scrap.
In team news Leicester are without influential playmaker James Maddison who failed a late fitness test. Dennis Praet comes into the team for Maddison, while former Newcastle striker Ayoze Perez starts against his old club.