Man City vs Leicester - WSL: TV channel, live stream, team news & prediction

Ali Rampling
Man City will face Leicester in the WSL this weekend
Man City will face Leicester in the WSL this weekend / Visionhaus/GettyImages

Manchester City continue their hunt for Champions League football as they return to WSL action on Sunday with the visit of Leicester.

Gareth Taylor's side can move level on points with Manchester United in the league's final European spot with a victory, with the Red Devils not kicking off until the evening.

City face a Leicester side hoping to halt a run of five straight defeats, having suffered heavy losses to Chelsea and Arsenal prior to the international break.

How to watch Man City vs Leicester on TV/live stream

When is kick off? Sunday 24 April, 14:00 (BST)
Where is the match being played? Academy Stadium
TV channel/live stream? FA Player (UK & international)
Highlights? FA Player, BBC Sport website
Referee? Louise Saunders

Man City team news

Steph Houghton and Esme Morgan remain sidelined for Manchester City, with the pair not expected to feature before the end of the season.

January signing Julie Blakstad is in contention to return after sitting out City's FA Cup semi final victory over West Ham last weekend due to Covid-19.

Leicester team news

Leicester continue to be without long-term absentees Kirstie Levell, Lachante Paul, Jess Sigsworth and Hannah Cain, but have no fresh injury concerns.

Abbie McManus is in contention to feature against her former club. The defender has been sidelined since March, but returned to training this week.

Man City vs Leicester predicted lineups

Man City: Roebuck; Bronze, Kennedy, Greenwood, Stokes; Walsh, Weir, Stanway; Kelly, White, Hemp

Leicester: Lambourne; De Graaf, Brougham, Barker, Howard, Purfield; O'Brien, Tierney, Pike, Gregory; Flint

Man City vs Leicester score prediction

Manchester City are in a rich vein of winning and scoring form, recording nine straight victories in all competitions and netting 14 goals in their last four outings alone.

Leicester, meanwhile, have conceded 14 without reply in their last two WSL matches, and could struggle to deal with both City's strength out wide and dynamic midfield.

Prediction: Manchester City 4-0 Leicester