Crystal Palace vs Leicester City: Match preview

new typeFootballPosted on December 27,2020


Crystal will play host to Leicester in the English Premier League on 28.12.2020. The game will start at 16:00. Selhurst Park is the stadium where the match is taking place on Monday. So 2nd placed team in the table is guesting at the current 13th placed team.

Current statistics of Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace lost its last encounter 0:7 against Liverpool. The home team has won 5 out of 22 games in the past six months. The team has had two victories, three draws and six losses at their home stadium. In the current season, Crystal won 28.57% (2 out of 7) of the matches in their own stadium. 1 times it was enough to score one point, while 3 times the guests took all points. In total, Crystal has won 5 out of 14 season games. While it was enough to draw three matches, six matches ended without points.

Before the break, coach Roy Hodgson’s team is able to score most of their goals. Crystal currently achieves an average of 1,14 goals per home game and receives 2,00 goals. This results in a total of 3,14 goals per game. Last season, Crystal Palace scored an average of 0,79 goals in their own stadium and conceded 1,05 goals. The most common scores at their home stadium last season were 1:1, 0:2 or 1:0. In the current season, the most frequent result in home matches was 1:1, 0:7 or 0:2.

Current statistics of Leicester City FC

Leicester recently won 0:2 against Tottenham. The team has been able to win 6 out of 7 away games (85.71%) so far in this season. In the past 6 months, Leicester has won eleven matches, one game ended in a tie and one game was lost. During that period Leicester won six away games while the team lost four matches at away stadiums and one game ended in a tie.

In the current season, coach Brendan Rodgers’ team have scored an average of 2,43 goals per away game, mainly in the second half of the game of the match. When Leicester plays in an away stadium, there is an overall average of 3,43 scored goals per match. Last season’s statistics show Leicester scoring 1,68 goals per away match, while they conceded 1,26 goals. Last last season, away matches most often ended 1:1, 1:2 or 0:1. Leicester’s most commonly played away 2:0, 2:1 or 0:3 in the running season.


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