Leicester vs Southampton Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
Leicester City welcome Southampton to the King Power Stadium on Thursday night and this game will be an interesting and exciting one. It is "to be" or "not to be" game for the Saints and they are coming to King Power to play aggressive in attack from the first minute. The Foxes like to play against teams who need to score so we will enjoy in dynamic and open game.
Leicester play solid football this season, especially when play at home. They like to play strong football in defending and it will be their main objective for the match. They have nothing left to play for this season, but they will play for the fans and will try to pick up some points. Last weekend’s defeat ended a run of six matches without defeat at home for Leicester so they will be very dangerous on this match. Maybe The Foxes aren’t in the best form, but they have lost just four of the last 12 in the Premier League. Manager Claude Puel may be looking to rotate his side so it can be a chance for the Saints to make something big on Thursday night.
On the other side Southampton are third bottom of the league and they are highly motivated for the game with Foxes. They are not in a good run, especially when play away from the home. Saints have lost their last three away league games. Southampton have conceded three goals in each of these three away Premier League games. They will be desperate for victory and it is must win game for them, so their main objective for the match will be to score a goal more. Southampton are without a win in nine league games, but their fans expect from them to pick up all three points from this game. They can play very dangerous in attack and the Saints have scored twice in three of their last four matches.
When it comes to their mutual encounters The Foxes ran out comfortable 4-1 winners when the sides met at St Mary’s in December’s reverse fixture. Southampton have failed to score on their last three visits to the King Power Stadium. Read our betting preview and take your chance to win a big with our prediction and betting tips.
Leicester don't have many missing players for the match against the Saints. Matty James is injured and he will not play on Thursday night. Vicente Iborra, Daniel Amartey and Kasper Schmeichel are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready for the match.
On the other side Southampton also do not have lots of missing players for this game. Mario Lemina is injured, while Jack Stephens is suspended and both of them can't play here. Sofiane Boufal and Steven Davis are doubtful for the match. All other players are ready to play and they are eager to win some points on this important game.
Possible starting lineups
Leicester: Hamer; Chilwell, Maguire, Morgan, Simpson; Albrighton, Ndidi, Silva, Mahrez; Okazaki; Vardy
Southampton: McCarthy; Bednarek, Yoshida, Hoedt; Soares, Hojbjerg, Romeu, Bertrand; Ward-Prowse, Tadic; Long
Leicester vs Southampton Prediction
What a great football game to place our bets on Thursday night. Match Leicester vs Southampton brings us a perfect betting opportunity and you shouldn't miss to bet on. Both teams will play aggressive football from the first minute and it will be a true football battle at King Power Stadium. Leicester like to play strong football in defending and they will have very good scoring chances after counterattacks. Because this game is very important for the Saints, and Southampton will try to score from the first minute. All players are highly motivated for the match and all of them know it is must score game.
So our prediction and betting tips for the match Leicester vs Southampton Prediction: Both teams to score. Everything is possible here, but we expect from the both sides to score on Thursday night and the best option is to place our bet on goals. If you want you can try with risky bet on Saints to score in the first half time. Maybe we can try with huge betting odd on bet 2/X. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.