The Foxes are currently three points behind Burnley and Queens Park Rangers, having played a game more than QPR.
Town meanwhile, are down in 13th after a bright start to the season and will be looking for James Vaughan to rediscover his goalscoring form on Saturday
Nigel Pearson could change his strikeforce after Leicester drew a blank in their last game. He may also start new signing Marcin Wasilewski, who came off the bench in their 1-0 defeat to Doncaster Rovers.
Both sides suffered rare defeats in their last game, remaining unbeaten for five previous matches.
Leicester City: LWWDWW
Possible starting lineups
Leicester City: Schmeichel; De Laet, Wasilewski, Morgan, Konchesky; Hammond, Drinkwater, James, Dyer; Schlupp, Nugent
Huddersfield: Smithies; Lynch, Gerrard, Clarke, Richards; Hammill, Norwood, Clayton, Scannell; Vaughan, Gobern
Sports Mole says: 2-1