Stadium Athens Olympic Stadium
AEK will be without injured trio Andre Simoes, Levi Garcia and Damian Szymanski for this fixture.
Former Swansea City and Norwich forward Nelson Oliveira is pushing for a start in attack.
AEK Athens possible starting lineup:
Tsintotas; Paulinho, Chygrynskiy, Svarnas, Lopes; Mantalos, Shakhov, Krsticic; Tankovic, Ansarifard, Livaja
AEK Athens Europa League form: WWL
AEK Athens form (all competitions): WWLDLW
While Vardy has been included in the travelling group, Leicester boss Rodgers may keep his star man in reserve.
That should lead to Kelechi Iheanacho leading the line, while Ayoze Perez and Marc Albrighton could also be handed a start.
Wes Morgan may be given a rare opportunity in the middle of the backline with Jonny Evans dropping down to the substitutes’ bench.
Leicester City possible starting lineup:
Schmeichel; Justin, Fofana, Morgan, Fuchs; Choudhury, Praet; Under, Perez, Albrighton; Iheanacho
Leicester City Europa League form: W
Leicester City form (all competitions): LWLLWW
Prediction: AEK Athens 1-2 Leicester City