Leicester City vs Fulham Predictions and Betting Tips

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25 Nov 2020
Leicester City vs Fulham Predictions and Betting Tips
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Leicester City vs Fulham Predictions and Betting :

This Sunday Leicester City will host Fulham in King Power Stadium. Both the teams would be hungry for a victory as they lost their last English Premier league. Fulham lost to Everton while Liverpool thrashed Leicester City in their away game.

As of now Leicester City have played 9 games this season's English Premier League. With 6 wins and 3 losses they are currently placed at 4th position in EPL table standings.

Fulham on the other hand are in deep trouble. Of the 9 matches that they played this season they have been able to win one 1 match while they lost 7 and one game ended in a draw.

Leicester City vs Fulham match is will Kick off at 5:30pm on Sky Sports on 30th November.

Fulham vs Leicester City Predictions and Betting Summary

Leicester City vs Fulham prediction and betting : Recent form

Leicester City looked like they were heading to yet another inconsistent season with some unexpected defeats in the middle. But it seems like they have pulled things back significantly and are now looking like a top side.

They started off with wins against West Brom and Burnley, but their biggest win came against Manchester City at Etihad stadium with a 5-2 margin. But their successful run didn’t last as they lost back to back games against West Ham and Aston Villa. It seemed like they learnt their lesson and have made a good comeback with wins against Arsenal, Leeds United and the Wolves.

However, last Sunday, defending champions Liverpool inflicted a 3-0 goal defeat upon Leicester.

For Fulham, the EPL 2020 isnt yielding any positive news. They started off their season with a defeat at the hands of Arsenal which was followed by 4-3 defeat by Leeds United.

Before drawing with Sheffield United in their 5th match of EPL 2020 season they had two more defeats at the hands of Aston Villa and Wolves.

In last 4 EPL matches they registered their first win of this season by defeating West Brom but lost rest of the three matches. In last match they managed to impress with their performance but failed to register a win. Everton beat them by 3-2 goal difference.

Leicester City vs Fulham H2H

Leicester City and Fulham haven't had much head to head clashes. The two teams have played so far 10 matches.

In 10 matches, Fulham have had an upper hand with 4 wins while City managed to win only 2. Four matches between the two teams ended in a draw.

In the last 6 head to head games between Fulham and Leicester City, Leicester City has won 2 times, Fulham won 2 times, and 2 draws. Leicester City last played Fulham in 2019. The victors after the last whistle were Leicester City with a score of 3-1. J. Vardy got two objectives for the home side. 

Leicester City vs Fulham prediction and betting : Offensive and defensive stats

Leicester City were badly beaten by Liverpool at Anfield in last game. Against Fulham Leicester City may use the 3-4-2-1 formation. Fulham on the hand may prefer their usual format of 1-3-2-4-1.

Aleksandar Mitrovic will lead the Fulham's attack. In 9 matches that he has played this EPL season, he has scored at an average of 0.2 goals per match. He has a total of two assist to his name this English Premier League.

He will be assisted by the likes of Portuguese star Ivan Cavaleiro who is yet to score in this EPL season. Ademola Lookman may be part the starting XI for this match. Lookman has 1 goal and 81% passing accuracy to his name this EPL season.

Bobby Reid has been in good form. He has almost 1 goal in every 2nd match that he played for his Fulham this season.

The Leicester attack will be led by England striker Jamie Vardy who has scored 8 goals so far this season. In addition to this, he has 2.0 shots per game and has 64% success in passes along with 0.8 key pass and 0.5 dribble per game so far.

He will be joined by the likes of Youri Tielemans and Harvey Barnes who will have to create more chances for the striker. Youri has returned to form with 3 goals in 9 games for the side and will be a key candidate in creating chances against the Reds. In addition to this, he has 1.1 shot per game, 0.9 dribbles per game but has to cut down the number of fouls per game.

Harvey Barnes has given clinical performances in the recent games with 3 goals and an assist but will have to create more scoring opportunities for the team to come out on top. The England striker has 73.6% pass accuracy in addition to 2.2 shots on target every game.

Fulham's strikers will be assisted by the likes of Andre Zambo Anguissa, Tom Cairney, Harrison Reed who have been a strong mid-fielders for the side. On the other hand Nampalys Mendy, James Maddison and Dennis Praet will be taking control of Leicester City's mid field.

In order to stop the likes of Jamie Vardy and Bobby Reid from scoring, Fulham's defense will be under the watch of Antonee Robinson, Joe Bryan and Tim Ream.

Joe Bryan has 100% dribble success as of now in this EPL season while Antonee Robinson has 0.2 Clean Sheet per game.

The Leicester defense has made a huge statement after doing a good job against Wolves last weekend. Wesley Fofana who replaced Soyuncu has been exceptional for the team who has 82.4% pass success along with 1.5 tackles per game, 2.4 interceptions per game and 3.2 clears per game which makes him a perfect match for the center back.

Jonny Evans will come in handy with his reputation of scoring apart from his defending skills. He has 82% pass accuracy along with 1.6 tackles, 1.4 interceptions and 2.9 clears per game in the recent past.

With Timothy Castagne ruled out for at least 4 weeks, James Justin will have to assume responsibility in place of the talented defender. James Justin has 77.1% pass accuracy and has won 1.3 aerial duels per game so far.