Leicester will check the eligibility James Madison Ahead of Saturday’s match against the Premier League leaders Arsenal At King Power Stadium.

This England The midfielder has been sore from his knee since playing the full 90 minutes lost to Manchester United at Old Trafford last week.

Manager Brendan Rodgers said at a press conference: “Obviously we’re starting to get a lot of players back but we need to see how James Maddison does.

“He still has a knee problem, so we’ll have to assess that after practice tomorrow.”

Rodgers suggested that Ryan Bertrand was close to getting back into action more than a year after he had knee surgery.

The 33-year-old is now back in training and improving his fitness.

“He will still be a little behind in terms of match condition, but he will be available to practice,” Rodgers said.

Defense jonny evans stays on the sidelines with a thigh injury he suffered in November.

Rodgers said, “We’ll see where he is tomorrow. He wasn’t in the band this week.

“We hope he can join at some point next week, but right now it’s as detailed as it can be.”