One hope in Seville is that Leicester give it a go. Not just by trying to recapture some of the bravery and energy that got them there, but also in terms of team selection.
Claudio Ranieri put out a second string in the FA Cup because his priorities lay elsewhere — but he cannot claim Monday’s match with Liverpool matters more than the Champions League.
Yes, staying up is important, but Leicester have 13 matches to get safe. This tie could be Leicester’s last appearance in the Champions League for who knows how long? When will they tread a path in Europe again?
Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri has to give it a go with his team selection against Sevilla
There are plenty of European entrants who suddenly went into exile. When Wolves beat PSV Eindhoven 1-0 on October 1, 1980, losing their UEFA Cup tie 3-2 on aggregate, could they have imagined that would be…