Birthday boy Ndidi sent off as Leicester fall to Palace

Crystal Palace scored their first away goals of the season to earn a 3-0 win over Leicester City at the King Power Stadium on Saturday. It promises to be an exciting game at the King Power. Is there anything Claude Puel can't do?

Leicester had a "goal" disallowed on the hour mark after referee Martin Atkinson spotted Vicente Iborra's push on James Tomkins before he headed in the net.

Roy Hodgson will miss the services of Damien Delaney, Connor Wickham, and Mamadou Sakho who are all injured.

The Eagles could soar out of the relegation zone with another victory, although they'll have to do it without the injured Mamadou Sakho, Joel Ward and Timothy Fosu-Mensah.

Palace have 17 points from 18 games, which is a remarkable turnaround considering they had none, and no goals, after seven.

Arsenal ended a three-match winless run thanks to a brilliant strike from Oezil. It will be a close game here and we are backing Leicester to pick up maximum points.

However, with the Foxes unbeaten in their last four encounters with Palace, and on the trail of a fifth-straight victory following Wednesday's 4-1 win at Southampton, the visitors will have to be at their best to halt a rampant Leicester outfit.

"We had several opportunities to leave, but his decision since the end of the last campaign was to stay at Palace".

Palace risk losing him on a free transfer over the summer but Hodgson feels he has improved after a period of inconsistency, leaving the former England boss keen to utilise his talents as they bid to avoid relegation.

The first half saw Palace get their first two away goals of the season thanks to a Christian Benteke header and a solid strike from Wilfried Zaha.

Carrillo is now in his third season at Stade Louis II and 15 goals have been scored in 64 matches in Ligue 1, but the 26-year-old has made just two starts in France's top flight during the current campaign. With all of this in mind, we are backing Leicester with odds of 9/10 from Bet365.

Vanessa Coleman

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