Leicester vs Burnley Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
Another interesting match awaits the football fans as Leicester host Burnley at the King Power Stadium this Saturday. Judging by the previous clashes between these two sides, we are in for a real treat full of chances, goals, and betting opportunities.
Leicester are placed tenth at the table with sixteen points from five wins, a draw, and five losses. Currently, they are on a two-game unbeaten streak and in their previous round, they faced Cardiff and triumphed by the score of 1-0. The first half started out slow and not much was seen in it. The two teams had a combined four shots in the first part of the match. Just ten minutes into the second half, Gray of Leicester scored and with that goal brought his team up front. Cardiff made all three subs in order to try and come with a comeback but in the end, their efforts were simply not enough.
Burnley hold the number fifteen spot at the table with just eight points after the first eleven rounds. So far in the season, they have a record of two wins, two draws, and seven losses. They have been defeated in the previous three rounds of the Premier League and their most recent loss was to West Ham. Arnautovic and Chicharito scored a goal each, and Anderson added two goals of his own to provide West Ham the lead. Wood Ch. and Gudmundsson scored once for Burnley, but that was not enough to match West Ham.
The two teams have a long history between them, and in the recent past, Leicester have been the better one. Out of the recent five matches, Leicester have won three and Burnley have won the remaining two. The last time that they lost a home match against Burnley was way back in 2011.
Leicester have four missing players for the match against Burnley. Matty James, Daniel Amartey, Harry Maguire and James Maddison are injured and they can't help their team. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
On the other side Burnley also have several missing players for the match. Nick Pope, Stephen Ward, Ben Gibson and Phil Bardsley are injured and they will not play. Jack Cork and James Tarkowski are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready for the match.
Possible starting lineups
Leicester: Schmeichel; Chilwell, Evans, Morgan, Pereira; Ndidi, Mendy; Gray, Iheanacho, Albrighton; Vardy
Burnley: Hart; Lowton, Long, Mee, Taylor; Gudmundsson, Defour, Cork, Brady; Barnes; Wood
Leicester vs Burnley Prediction
Leicester takes on Burnley on Saturday afternoon and we will enjoy in a true football battle in the Premier League. Both teams play with some oscillating in form this season, but the Foxes play very strong football at King Power. Leicester City are undefeated in their last 7 home matches against Burnley in all competitions and they are in full of confidence before the match. On the other side Burnley are not in top form and they have lost their last 3 matches. They have played with over 2.5 goals scored in five of the last six matches. They have conceded at least 4 goals in their last 3 matches and their main objective for the match will be to play stronger in defending.
Our prediction and betting tips for the match Leicester vs Burnley Prediction: Leicester to win. We expect from Leicester to score at least two goals more on this match and our second betting pick for the match is Leicester to win by 2 or more. Also you can try to win a big with risky bet on Iheanacho to score first. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.