Blackpool and Leicester have met 98 times in their histories 38 resulting in a Blackpool win and 38 resulting in a Leicester win. The remaining 22 games have ended in a draw.
Last time the two teams met at the king power stadium Leicester ended up 1-0 winners thanks to a second half penalty by Ben Marshall, after Vardy was afjudged to have been fouled in the penalty area.
As far as connections between the two teams go, ex pool managers Ian Holloway and Nigel Worthington have had management stints with Leicester.
High flying Leicester are currently sitting top of the table 7 points clear of Burnley in 2nd position and 15 points clear of Derby in 3rd position.
Leicester last 6: W W W D D W – 14 points
Blackpool Last 6: W L L L D D – 5 points