Leicester City vs Man United: Match preview

new typeFootballPosted on December 24,2020


Leicester and Man United encounter each other in the English Premier League on 26.12.2020. The offical start is at 13:30. King Power Stadium is the venue where the match is taking place on Saturday. The current 2rd place side meet the 3rd in the table.

Current statistics of Leicester City FC

Leicester City FC won its last duel 0:2 against Tottenham. The home team has won 11 out of 22 duels in the past six months. Leicester had five wins, one draw and five defeats at home. In the current season, Leicester won 42.86% (3 out of 7) of the matches in their own stadium. 1 times it was enough to score one point, while 4 times the guests took all points. After a total of 14 games in the season, Leicester has nine wins, zero draws and five defeats.

More goals are scored by Brendan Rodgers’ team in the second 45 minutes of the game. Leicester’s current record shows an average of 2,71 goals per game, of which 1,29 are their own goals and 1,43 are goals scored against them. Last season, Leicester City FC scored an average of 1,84 goals at home. At the same time, the team conceded 0,89 goals per home match. The most frequent scores at their home stadium last season were 2:0, 2:1 or 0:0. The most frequent final score in their own stadium last season was 0:2, 3:0 or 1:2.

Current statistics of Manchester United

Man United last won 6:2 against Leeds. This season, the team has been winning 5 out of 6 matches in away stadiums (83.33%). Man United has won thirteen matches and lost three games in the last 6 months, with five games ending in a draw. Man United managed to win nine away victories. The team lost zero matches in the foreign stadium and in one game the teams separated with a draw.

There have been 3,00 away goals scored by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s team on average this season. Most of these coming after the break. On average, 4,50 goals are scored when Man United plays in foreign stadiums. Previous season’s statistics show Man United scoring 1,37 goals per away match, while they conceded 1,00 goals. As the away team last season, the side’s game most often ended 2:0, 1:1 or 0:2. In the current season, Man United’s away games mostly ended 3:2, 3:1 or 4:1.


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