Leicester v Man City Betting Preview | 18th November
In our Leicester v Man City betting preview we look at team news, potential line-ups, stats & facts, head to head, popular bets and more for Saturday’s Premier League fixture.
Leicester v Man City Betting Preview
Unbeaten in their last six in all competitions, both Leicester City and Manchester City’s paths collide in the Premier League on Saturday.
Claude Puel has taken four points from a possible six in the premier league since his arrival while Pep Guardiola appears to have stamped his authority on the Manchester City team in his second season, currently leading the Premier League by eight points.
Guardiola’s experience with his side has brought goals. Raheem Sterling is just two goals from equalling his best ever tally after just nine start this seasons while David Silva and Kevin De Bruyne lead the way in terms of assists in the league. Leicester’s Riyad Mahrez is placed just seventh with 4 assists.
The latter scored his third goal of the season in a 3-1 victory over top 4 rivals Arsenal following a 3-2 victory over West Brom in the league, sandwiched in the middle a 4-2 victory over Serie A leaders Napoli in the Champions League.
Leicester have kept just one clean-sheet in five matches following a 2-2 draw with Stoke city and 2-0 victory over relegation rivals Everton.
Potential Leicester City starting XI: Schmeichel, Simpson, Morgan, Maguire, Fuchs, Mahrez, Iborra, Ndidi, Gray, Okazaki, Vardy
Potential Manchester City starting XI: Ederson Delph, Stones, Walker, De Bruyne, Fernandinho, Silva, Sterling, Sane, Jesus, Aguero
Stats & Facts
- Manchester City have scored 15 more goals than their nearest rivals in the premier league, currently leading the way with 38.
- Sergio Aguero is the premier leagues top scorer with 8 goals.
- David Silva (7) and Kevin De Bruyne (6).
Head to Head
These two sides have met 75 times, Manchester City winning on 32 occasions and drawing eight times.
Leicester City – 17/2. Draw – 19/4, Man City – 1/3
- Man City to win / o 2.5 goals – 6/4
- Over 3.5 goals – 1/1