Leicester vs Manchester United
England – Premier League
Date: Sunday, 26 July 2020
Kick-off at 16:00 UK/ 17:00 CET
Venue: King Power Stadium.
Leicester City and Manchester United will both be looking to secure top-four finishes in the Premier League table when the pair lock horns on Sunday afternoon for what is a huge contest at the King Power Stadium.The Foxes are currently fifth in the table, one point behind fourth-placed Chelsea and third-placed United, meaning that the three sides are battling for two positions, with Chelsea hosting Wolverhampton Wanderers on the same afternoon.
Leicester vs Manchester United: Head-to-head (h2h)
- Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men are on a three-match winning run.
- They had also recorded 17 of the preceding 18 wins.
- Eight of the former twelve encounters had goals from both teams.
- Since 1995, only once have the guests have lost at this stadium.
- The guests have scored two or more goals in ten of the last fourteen clashes at this venue.
Leicester vs Manchester United: Prediction
It is hard to see them snapping out of that form given their lengthy injury list, with those 6/5 (2.20) odds looking too good to pass up on United tying up Champions League qualification with a victory over struggling Leicester
Leicester vs Manchester United Team News
Ricardo Pereira, Ben Chilwell, James Maddison and Daniel Amartey are all ruled out due to injury and Caglar Soyuncu is suspended, however Marc Albrighton passed a late fitness test.
Luke Shaw is still out following an ankle issue, while Axel Tuanzebe, Eric Bailly, and Phil Jones also remain sidelined.
Leicester XI: Schmeichel; Justin, Evans, Morgan, Thomas; Tielemans, Choudhury, Ndidi; Albrighton, Iheanacho, Vardy
Man Utd XI: De Gea; Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Williams; Matic, Fernandes, Pogba; Greenwood, Martial, Rashford