Leicester City will have bigger obstacles against Manchester City
Leicester City have managed a clean sheet in just two of their last 11 league matches. Moreover, they have not achieved a shutout in any of their latest ten competitive H2Hs, but eight of those witnessed both teams net.
Four of Leicester City’s last five games witnessed goals from both teams. All of those four games also witnessed at least three total goals.
Pep Guardiola’s troops, on the other hand, have only drawn one of their 13 Premier League away games this term, (eight wins and four losses) scoring 2.62 goals on the average per-away game. A remarkable 69.23% of those games featured four or more total goals.
Manchester City have been awarded three penalties in their latest five Premier League away games – and missed all of them. On the other hand, the referees handed out 4.6 yellow cards on-average and two red cards as well, both for the Citizens.
Stat attack and Players to watch
Leicester City: Jamie Vardy has netted two goals in his last four league games against the Citizens, though both games witnessed the Foxes continue to lose by at least two goals.
Manchester City: So far, Sergio Agüero has four goals from City’s last three Premier League away games. He scored five of his eight away goals after the break.
In Leicester City’s last five Premier League home games, 68.75% of the goals have come in the second halves.
Citizens have netted the opener in seven of their last eight competitive H2Hs. On the other hand, there have been four goals after the 80th minute across City’s last five Premier League away games.