Manchester City vs Leicester Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
First Saturday match, Manchester City vs Leicester, with the full right, carries derby title. Even though Leicester aren’t nearly good as they were last year, they improved their form lately and in this match they enter highly motivated and eager to win. They are now safe at the middle of the table but without any chances to reach to the top five and therefore in this match they enter with no pressure of winning or losing which will definitely affect to the team to play more open and even risking too much. This season they earned 77% of their points at home while lost in 67% of their away matches.
On the other side, Manchester City are in a very unpleasant situation. In a very good position to take over third place and secure appearance in the Champions League next season but at the same time, if they lose, they could fall down to fifth place and even endanger top five. Even worst, they are entering this match significantly weakened for several key players missing in attack which will definitely affect to their performances in this match. With very defensive starting lineup, we expect to see one very slow and safe match without too much risking. They will have on the other side opponent who will know how to use their mistakes and that will make them play even more cautious.
When it comes to their mutual encounters, Leicester won in their last two and have been undefeated in their last three matches against Manchester City but Manchester City won in three matches before in all competitions against Leicester. Even though Manchester City are favorites on paper to win in this match, it is more certain that in this match they won’t show much but we will definitely enjoy in lots of thrills and scoring chances on both sides. Read our other match previews and with our betting tips and predictions, try to earn some cash placing the right bets.
Where to watch match Manchester City vs Leicester Live Stream
Manchester City have several missing players for the match against Foxes. Ilkay Gündogan and Claudio Bravo are injured and they will not play for sure. Sergio Agüero and John Stones are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready to win this very important game.
On the other side Leicester also have several missing players for the match. Molla Wagué, Nampalys Mendy, Daniel Drinkwater and Wes Morgan are injured and they cannot play against Citizens. Robert Huth is not fully fit and he is doubtful for this game.
Possible starting lineups
Manchester City: Caballero; Clichy, Kompany, Otamendi, Fernandinho; Toure; Sterling, Silva, De Bruyne, Sane; Jesus
Leicester: Schmeichel; Simpson, Huth, Benalouane, Fuchs; Mahrez, Ndidi, King, Albrighton; Okazaki, Vardy
Manchester City vs Leicester Prediction
What a great football game to place our bets and earn some money on Saturday. Match Citizens vs Foxes brings us very good betting opportunity and you shouldnt miss this bet. Manchester City play in front of their fans and this game is very important for them, but it cannot be an easy job. Leicester play with oscillating in form this season, but looks like currently they play very well. Both teams will play offensive football and it will be one open and dynamic game with lots of scoring chances. Man City play very well in front of their fans and they are undefeated in their last 10 home matches. The Foxes dont play in good form away from the home, so Citizens are big favorites to win all three point here.
However our prediction and betting tips for the match Man City vs Leicester Prediction: Man City to win. We expect to see scoring for both teams here and our second betting pick for the match is Citizens to win and Both to score. Mayne correct score will be 2-1. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.