Wolverhampton vs Leicester City: Match preview

new typeFootballPosted on February 06,2021


The English Premier League match between Wolverhampton and Leicester will take place on 07.02.2021 at 15:00. The venue for the match on Sunday is Molineux Stadium. So the current 14th placed team is playing against the 4rd place side.

Current statistics of Wolverhampton Wanderers FC

Wolverhampton Wanderers FC recently won an encounter 2:1 against Arsenal. The hosts were able to decide 7 of their 22 games of the past 6 months in their favour. Wolverhampton had four victories, three draws and four defeats in front of their home crowd. Wolverhampton has managed to win 4 out of 11 home games (36.36%) in the current season (20/21) so far. Three matches ended in a draw and four games were lost at home. In total, Wolverhampton has won 7 out of 22 season games. While it was enough to draw five games, ten games ended without points.

In the second half, coach Nuno Espirito Santo’s team is able to score most of their goals. Wolverhampton’s current record shows an average of 2,55 goals per game at home, of which 1,27 are their own goals and 1,27 are goals scored against them. Previous season, Wolverhampton Wanderers FC scored an average of 1,42 goals at home. At the same time, the team conceded 1,00 goals in their own stadium. Home games usually ended 1:1, 2:0 or 3:0 in the previous season. In the current season, the most frequent result in home matches was 1:1, 2:1 or 2:3.

Current statistics of Leicester City FC

In their last match, Leicester lost 1:3 against Leeds. The team has been successful in 7 out of 10 away games (70%) so far in this season. In the past 6 months, Leicester has won twelve games, three games ended in a tie and three games were lost. During that period Leicester won seven away games while the team lost one match at away stadiums and two matches ended in a draw.

There have been 2,10 away goals scored by Brendan Rodgers’ team on average this season. Most of these coming in the second half of the game. Overall, Leicester scored an average of 3,10 goals per away match. Last season, Leicester finished with an average of 1,68 goals for and 1,26 against in away games. Last last season, away matches most often ended 1:1, 1:2 or 0:1. Leicester’s most likely played away 1:1, 2:1 or 2:0 in the current season.


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