Valencia CF will face Leicester City on the 1st of August at the King Power Stadium at 8 pm BST (9.45pm CET). Leicester City finished ninth last season in the Premier League on 47 points. The two teams have played on two occasions.
Their first encounter ended in a 0-1 loss to Valencia CF with Smith as a goalscorer back in 1987 at Mestalla. The two teams played again on the 23rd of July 2011 in the Kärnten Cup. Emery’s side got a 0-1 win thanks to a goal by Jonas Goçalves as Dani Parejo made his unofficial debut and Valencia CF won the summer trophy.
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