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Corner from the right by-line taken by Diego Fabbrini.
Shot by Gabriele Angella. Kasper Schmeichel safely holds on.
The match has reached full-time.
Clearance made by Liam Moore.
The official flags Fernando Forestieri offside.
Lewis McGugan produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick. Blocked by Dean Hammond.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Fernando Forestieri by Dean Hammond.
Header at goal by Marcin Wasilewski misses to the right.
Andy King has an effort at goal. A parry by Manuel Almunia prevents the goal.
Foul by Joel Ekstrand on Gary Taylor-Fletcher, free kick awarded.
Lewis McGugan takes a shot. Blocked by Matty James.
Liam Moore manages to make a clearance.
Lloyd Dyer scores with their left foot. Watford 0-3 Leicester.Assist by Gary Taylor-Fletcher.
Troy Deeney takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Kasper Schmeichel blocks the ball.
Gary Taylor-Fletcher is brought on as a substitute for David Nugent.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Joel Ekstrand on David Nugent.
Corner taken by Lewis McGugan from the right by-line.
Marco Cassetti crosses the ball.
Kasper Schmeichel restarts play with the free kick.
Danny Drinkwater fouled by Joel Ekstrand, the ref awards a free kick.
The ball is swung over by Ikechi Anya.
Matty James takes a shot.
Free kick crossed by Danny Drinkwater.
Dean Hammond is brought on as a substitute for Anthony Knockaert.
Marco Faraoni gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Danny Drinkwater.
Clearance by Joel Ekstrand.
Daniel Pudil goes off and Marco Faraoni comes on.
Daniel Pudil takes a shot and missed to the right of the target.
Lewis McGugan sends in a cross.
Wes Morgan makes a clearance.
Clearance by Jeff Schlupp.
The ball is swung over by Fernando Forestieri.
Chris Wood goes off and Matty James comes on.
Daniel Pudil crosses the ball.
Danny Drinkwater challenges Diego Fabbrini unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Marco Cassetti delivers the ball.
Marco Cassetti replaces Lloyd Doyley.
Clearance made by Wes Morgan.
Fernando Forestieri takes a shot. A parry by Kasper Schmeichel prevents the goal.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Lewis McGugan.
Lloyd Dyer takes a shot and went wide right of the goal.
Fernando Forestieri takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Wes Morgan gets a block in.
Header at goal by David Nugent goes over the bar.
Anthony Knockaert booked.
Anthony Knockaert grabs a goal with a left foot finish. Watford 0-2 Leicester.The assist for the goal came from Jeff Schlupp.
The ball is delivered by Daniel Pudil.
Anthony Knockaert has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.
Foul by Danny Drinkwater on Diego Fabbrini, free kick awarded.
Danny Drinkwater produces a cross.
Clearance made by Joel Ekstrand.
Lewis McGugan has an effort direct from the free kick that flies over the crossbar.
Anthony Knockaert concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Pudil.
Lewis McGugan crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Danny Drinkwater gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Fernando Forestieri.
The game restarts for the second half.
Gabriele Angella makes a clearance.
Sean Murray leaves the field to be replaced by Diego Fabbrini.
It is the end of the first-half.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Anthony Knockaert.
Shot by Danny Drinkwater went wide of the right-hand post.
Handball by Chris Wood.
Kasper Schmeichel takes the free kick.
Lewis McGugan crosses the ball.
Clearance by Gabriele Angella.
Free kick taken by Anthony Knockaert.
Fernando Forestieri goes into the referee's book.
Unfair challenge on Andy King by Fernando Forestieri results in a free kick.
Clearance made by Daniel Pudil.
Lewis McGugan takes the chance to get an effort at goal.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Lewis McGugan.
Clearance by Marcin Wasilewski.
Anthony Knockaert takes a shot. Joel Ekstrand gets a block in.
Lloyd Doyley makes a clearance.
Josh McEachran makes a clearance.
Daniel Pudil gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Moore.
Unfair challenge on David Nugent by Josh McEachran results in a free kick.
Lloyd Doyley restarts play with the free kick.
Jeff Schlupp challenges Ikechi Anya unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Sean Murray takes a shot.
Andy King concedes a free kick for a foul on Fernando Forestieri.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Joel Ekstrand on Anthony Knockaert.
Daniel Pudil takes a shot and went wide of the right hand post.
Corner taken by Josh McEachran from the right by-line.
The referee blows for offside.
Free kick taken by Joel Ekstrand.
David Nugent gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Josh McEachran.
Chris Wood scores with a header. Watford 0-1 Leicester.
Shot by Anthony Knockaert. Blocked by Gabriele Angella.
The ball is swung over by Danny Drinkwater.
Clearance made by Gabriele Angella.
Centre by Daniel Pudil.
Corner taken by Anthony Knockaert.
Free kick crossed by Anthony Knockaert.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Ikechi Anya on Jeff Schlupp.
Clearance made by Lloyd Doyley.
The referee gets the match started.
Same squad for Zola
Watford boss Gianfranco Zola has the same squad at his disposal for the lunchtime visit of Leicester as the one which came away from Brighton with a point on Monday.
Talented midfielder Almen Abdi has proved a big loss for the Hornets this season having not featured since the end of August due to a foot injury.
And, having recently returned to training, it was revealed this week that he has suffered a setback in his recovery, with no timeframe currently set on his comeback.
Nyron Nosworthy played an hour for the club's Under-21 side on Wednesday but he still needs further match fitness before being ready following a lengthy period on the sidelines with an Achilles injury. Fellow long-term absentee Tommie Hoban (ankle) remains absent.
Paul Konchesky is an injury concern for Leicester ahead of the trip.
A hamstring injury saw Konchesky come off at half-time during the thrilling 4-3 Capital One Cup victory over Fulham on Tuesday night and the left-back is being monitored.
"We will have to wait and see how it settles down but, at the moment, it's a question mark as to whether he'll be available for the weekend," said Foxes boss Nigel Pearson, who will still be without right-back Ritchie De Laet (shin).
Pearson will have plenty to think about in terms of team selection on Saturday after he made five changes to his starting line up against Fulham - all of whom performed well and will be hoping to keep their places.
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