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Foxes boss considering Albrighton

19th April 2019, 12:30 by Bobbie Jackson

Brendan Rodgers has hinted that Leicester midfielder Marc Albrighton could start when they head to West Ham.

The 29-year-old returned from a hamstring injury to make his first appearance under Rodgers from the bench against Newcastle last Friday.

Albrighton has continued to build up his fitness this week and Rodgers is toying with the idea of putting him in from the start at the London Stadium.

Rodgers doesn't have any fresh injury issues to contend with as the Foxes look to press on with their challenge for seventh spot.

Daniel Amartey remains a long-term absentee with an ankle issue, while Matty James is not match fit.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Bobbie Jackson is a reporter with an in-depth knowledge of football at all levels. A Blackpool supporter, Bobbie is also a keen rugby union, boxing, MMA and UFC follower.

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