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Dean Moxey receives a yellow card.
Dean Moxey is brought on as a substitute for Wilfried Zaha.
Paul Konchesky crosses the ball, Andy King scores a headed goal from inside the penalty box. Leicester 1-2 Crystal Palace.The assist for the goal came from Paul Konchesky.
Aaron Wilbraham joins the action as a substitute, replacing Glenn Murray.
Yannick Bolasie decides to take the corner short.
Wilfried Zaha takes a shot. Save by Kasper Schmeichel.
Corner taken by Ben Marshall from the right by-line, clearance by Owen Garvan.
The referee blows for offside against Glenn Murray. Free kick taken by Kasper Schmeichel.
Foul by Paul Konchesky on Joel Ward, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Julian Speroni.
Anthony Knockaert leaves the field to be replaced by Jeff Schlupp.
Anthony Knockaert decides to take a short corner.
Ritchie De Laet gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Yannick Bolasie. Ritchie De Laet goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Wilfried Zaha.
Matty James takes a shot from long range which goes wide right of the goal.
Unfair challenge on Zak Whitbread by Wilfried Zaha results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Ben Marshall.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Anthony Knockaert, clearance by Damien Delaney.
Corner taken by Anthony Knockaert, Wilfried Zaha manages to make a clearance.
Corner taken left-footed by Anthony Knockaert.
Damien Delaney concedes a free kick for a foul on David Nugent. Danny Drinkwater goes off and Ben Marshall comes on. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Anthony Knockaert.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul Konchesky on Wilfried Zaha. Wilfried Zaha takes the direct free kick.
Inswinging corner taken by Owen Garvan from the right by-line, Danny Drinkwater makes a clearance.
Close range headed effort by Jamie Vardy clears the crossbar.
Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Anthony Knockaert, Damien Delaney makes a clearance.
Inswinging corner taken by Anthony Knockaert from the right by-line, clearance by Owen Garvan.
Jamie Vardy fouled by Joel Ward, the ref awards a free kick. Anthony Knockaert takes the direct free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Wes Morgan by Damien Delaney. Kasper Schmeichel restarts play with the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Mile Jedinak, clearance made by Wes Morgan.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Anthony Knockaert from the right by-line, Damien Delaney makes a clearance.
Inswinging corner taken by Anthony Knockaert from the left by-line, clearance by Damien Delaney.
Anthony Knockaert takes a inswinging corner.
Wes Morgan is ruled offside. Julian Speroni takes the indirect free kick.
Outswinging corner taken by Anthony Knockaert.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Anthony Knockaert.
Jamie Vardy gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Wilfried Zaha. Jamie Vardy is shown a yellow card. Kagisho Dikgacoi restarts play with the free kick.
Zak Whitbread concedes a free kick for a foul on Wilfried Zaha. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Mile Jedinak, blocked by Anthony Knockaert.
Foul by Ritchie De Laet on Wilfried Zaha, free kick awarded. Mile Jedinak takes the direct free kick.
Matty James comes on in place of Lloyd Dyer.
Handball by Zak Whitbread. Free kick crossed left-footed by Mile Jedinak, save by Kasper Schmeichel.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Anthony Knockaert, clearance by Peter Ramage.
Inswinging corner taken by Anthony Knockaert from the left by-line.
Inswinging corner taken by Yannick Bolasie from the left by-line, Peter Ramage finds the net with a headed goal from close in. Leicester 0-2 Crystal Palace.The assist for the goal came from Yannick Bolasie.
Effort from a long way out by Wilfried Zaha goes wide right of the goal.
Corner taken by Mile Jedinak, A goal is scored by Damien Delaney from deep inside the penalty area low into the middle of the goal. Leicester 0-1 Crystal Palace.The assist for the goal came from Mile Jedinak.
Corner taken left-footed by Mile Jedinak from the right by-line, Danny Drinkwater makes a clearance.
Shot from just outside the box by David Nugent misses to the left of the goal.
Jamie Vardy concedes a free kick for a foul on Damien Delaney. Julian Speroni takes the direct free kick.
The ball is crossed by Wilfried Zaha, save by Kasper Schmeichel.
Corner from left by-line taken by Yannick Bolasie.
Andy King produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.
Corner taken left-footed by Anthony Knockaert from the right by-line, clearance made by Damien Delaney.
David Nugent takes a shot. Julian Speroni makes a save.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Glenn Murray. Wes Morgan restarts play with the free kick.
Yannick Bolasie produces a left-footed shot from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Unbeaten Leicester wait on two
League leaders Leicester will check on defender Ritchie De Laet and top scorer David Nugent ahead of the visit of managerless Crystal Palace.
Both players were withdrawn during the second half of the 1-0 win over Brighton on Tuesday night as City maintained their 100% home record in the npower Championship to remain top of the table.
"Ritchie came off with a tight chest. He will be assessed but hopefully he will be okay," said manager Nigel Pearson.
"Nugent got a knock on his Achilles and we had Jamie Vardy on the bench, so we thought it was prudent to take him off at that point. There is no point running a player into the ground."
Defender Sean St Ledger is still recovering from a hamstring injury and will not be involved.
Wilfried Zaha and Dean Moxey are both available for Crystal Palace.
Both players sat out Tuesday night's 1-1 draw at Barnsley in order to serve one-match suspensions, but are expected to be recalled at the expense of Jonathan Parr and Andre Moritz, who started in their stead at Oakwell.
Bolton-bound Dougie Freedman had departed as manager just hours before the match in South Yorkshire, and Lennie Lawrence and Curtis Fleming, the men who took temporary charge, are both expected to eventually follow Freedman to the Reebok Stadium.
Defender Darcy Blake recovered sufficiently from injury to take a place among the substitutes on Tuesday, but his hopes for a place in the starting line-up may be dashed by Joel Ward, who got the nod at right-back and performed well.
Top scorer Glenn Murray also stood out at Oakwell, netting his eighth goal of the season, and the managerless Eagles will be hoping he maintains his fine form against the top-of-the-table Foxes.
There are no new injury or suspension worries for Palace, although defender Paddy McCarthy remains unavailable with the groin problem that has prevented him from making an appearance this season.
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