Antonio Conte’s side reached the final of the competition last season but were surprisingly beaten 2-1 by Arsenal at Wembley. The Italian has never tasted victory as a coach in a major cup competition and will want to end that particular record this weekend.
He could opt to rotate his side against the Foxes, but with no European football it’s likely Chelsea will be at full strength at the King Power.
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