Forecast and bet on Manchester City – Leicester, statistics, odds. In the Premier League match on December 26, the townspeople welcome representatives of Leicestershire. Will the guests be able to resist? – the answer is in our forecast.
Manchester City will close the calendar year on a positive note. The team lost in the final round of the Champions League, losing to RB Leipzig (1: 2), but this did not affect the standings – the Citizens advanced to the playoffs from first place together with PSG.
Unsuccessfully for the team was the English Super Cup and the start in the English League Cup, where the heavenly ones could not cope with West Ham at the very first stage.
In the championship of England, the reigning champion managed to reach the first position. On the account of Pep Guardiola and his squad 14 victories and two peaceful outcomes, which brought 44 points and first place in the table. It is impossible not to note the best indicator of the team in the defense line, where the Mankunians allowed their opponents to hit their own goal only nine times.
In the last three rounds, Man City defeated Wolverhampton (1: 0), Leeds (7: 0) and Newcastle (4: 0).
Today Delap , Mendy and Torres , who has a leg injury, will not be able to enter the field . So far, only Walker is isolated.
The fifth team of the past season and the winner of the FA Cup opened the season with a victory in the Super Cup, where he defeated today’s opponent. Unfortunately, the team did not show interest in the championship at the start, which affected the standings of the Leicestershire representatives.
After 16 rounds of the current championship, the ” blues ” chalked up six victories and four peaceful outcomes, which correspond to 22 points and the ninth position in the standings. It should be noted the performance indicators of the attack, which scored 27 times, while the guests conceded exactly the same amount.
In December, Brendan Rogers’ charges drew with Southampton (2: 2), lost to Aston Villa (1: 2) and in the last round at home easily beat Newcastle (4: 0).
The group stage in the Europa League passed uncertainly for the team, where the foxes won two wins and draws in six rounds, which brought only eight points and the third position – the guests go to the playoffs of the new tournament from UEFA.
Evans , Justin , Fovana , Vardi , Pereira and Senju , who has a thigh injury, will not be able to play today.
After the defeat in the League Cup quarterfinals, where Leicester looked very dignified, the team has suffered serious losses. For ” Manchester City ” today there will be a good chance to avenge the lost Super Cup, in terms of composition and emotional state, the ” heavenly ” ones are head and shoulders above their opponents along all lines.
In addition, Pep Guardiola has a series of six home victories, which, in the presence of their fans, the “townspeople” are unlikely to want to interrupt.
Our forecast is an Asian handicap (-2) at Manchester City and we bet on it using 1xbet download with odds 1.92
We assume that in the absence of the leading players, whose output is still in question, the Blues have little chance of a minimal defeat. In addition, City’s attack is in good shape, which could have serious consequences for the guests.
The second bet is a win for Manchester City in two goals in 4.45