Leicester City Prepare For Their First Ever Champions League Game

Earlier this year Leicester City shocked the sporting world when they achieved the seemingly impossible when they won the Premier League title for the first time in their 132-year history and tonight manager Claudio Ranieri will lead his men into the Champions League for the first time in the clubs history.

Despite a bad start in the Premier League this season so far, The Foxes will be looking to create even more history when they take on Club Brugge tonight.

Earlier this evening Leicester City announced their first ever Champions League team sheet, and new striker Islam Slimani will make his debut for his new club.

The full starting XI is as follows:

Schmeichel,

Hernández,

Huth,

Morgan (c),

Fuchs,

Mahrez,

Drinkwater,

Amartey,

Albrighton,

Slimani,

Vardy.

Club Brugge’s starting XI is as follows:

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The game will be played at the Jan Breydel Stadium which is the home of Club Brugge and kicks off on BT Sports 2 at 7.45pm tonight.

What do you think the result will be tonight? Do you think Leicester City will start their debut Champions League campaign with a win? Let us know your thoughts over on Twitter @CelebMix

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