Leicester vs Manchester United Prediction: Statistical Analysis of Goals, Fouls and Winner


Leicester vs Manchester United Prediction

When is Leicester City most likely to score a goal? Leicester City has scored 50% of the goals this season in the time frame of 45-60 minutes.

When is Manchester United most likely to score a goal? Man Utd has scored 4 goals in the current season. 2 of them came in the time frame of 45-60 minutes.

Who is most likely to score for the Foxes? Leicester will hope James Maddison to score in the upcoming game.

Who is most likely to score for the Red Devils? The Red Devils will again pin their hopes on Bruno Fernandes to score if Ronaldo misses the next game too.

Who is likely to win the match?Man United is expected to win this match as per the latest prediction.

Predicted Scoreline: Leicester 1 Manchester United 2

All statistical analysis is based on historic performance. Player performance in the final may not necessarily replicate the recent performances.

Leicester City has a tough task of avoiding a home defeat as they are set to host Man Utd in the next EPL fixture on Thursday, 1 September. The Foxes are still struggling to make an impact this season as they are yet to register their first win. Leicester’s last match ended with a 1-2 loss to Chelsea. Brendan Rodgers needs to prepare his side well for the mighty challenge against the Red Devils at the King Power Stadium on Thursday.

After a disastrous start to the new season, Man Utd has finally started looking good. The emphatic 2-1 win against Liverpool has given the Red Devils a major boost. Man Utd is coming off a 1-0 win against Southampton in the last match. Hag’s men will aim to secure their third straight win when they meet the Foxes in the upcoming match.

Leicester vs Manchester United Prediction: Goals Scored and Conceded

Leicester City

Goals Scored Goals Conceded
First 15 minutes 0 0
16 to 30 minutes 0 1
31 to 45 minutes 1 1
46 to 60 minutes 3 2
61 to 75 minutes 2 4
76 to 90 minutes 0 2
First Half 1 2
Second Half 5 8
Total 6 10

Manchester United

Goals Scored Goals Conceded
First 15 minutes 0 1
16 to 30 minutes 1 3
31 to 45 minutes 0 1
46 to 60 minutes 2 0
61 to 75 minutes 1 0
76 to 90 minutes 0 1
First Half 1 5
Second Half 3 1
Total 4 6

Leicester vs Manchester United Prediction: Forwards Statistics

Average Shots on Target Goals
Leicester City
Jamie Vardy 0.3 0
Patson Daka 0.0 0
Kelechi Iheanacho 0.0 0
Manchester United
Marcus Rashford 0.5 1
Bruno Fernandes 1.0 1
Anthony Martial 0.0 0

It has been a very disappointing performance from the forward attackers of Leicester. The English striker Jamie Vardy is yet to score this season. In the EPL 2021-22, Vardy added 15 goals to his name. Patson Daka has played for any 23 minutes in the current season. He scored 5 goals for his side along with 3 assists in the last season.

Marcus Rashford has done good job in the forward attack for the Red Devils in the absence of CR7. Rashford has scored once so far and he has played with a dribbling success of 62%. Bruno Fernandes is another formidable attacker who has also scored 1 goal as of now. He also created 2 big chances for Man Utd.

Top Scorers for Leicester City in Last Season:

  • Jamie Vardy (15 goals)
  • James Maddison (12 goals)
  • Ademola Lookman (6 goals)

Top Scorers for Man Utd in Last Season:

  • Cristiano Ronaldo (18 goals)
  • Bruno Fernandes (10 goals)
  • Mason Greenwood (5 goals)

Leicester vs Manchester United Prediction: Yellow Card Statistics

Yellow Cards
Dennis Praet 1
James Maddison 1
Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall 1
Yellow Cards
Scott McTominay 3
Bruno Fernandes 2
Diogo Dalot 2

Leicester vs Manchester United Prediction: Midfield Statistics

Passing Accuracy Average Key Passes
Leicester City
James Maddison 85% 2.3
Youri Tielemans 88% 1.8
Kiernan Desbury-Hall 77% 0.8
Manchester United
Jadon Sancho 83% 1.3
Scott McTominay 78% 0.0
Anthony Elanga 79% 1.3

The key midfielders for the Foxes include James Maddison and Youri Tielemans. Maddison has scored 2 goals. he also assisted in a goal and played at an average of 3.3 shots per game. Tielemans has maintained his passing accuracy at 88% with 88% success in the ground duels.

Jadon Sancho has performed well for Red Devils this season. Sancho has scored 1 goal till now with a dribbling success of 75%. Scott McTominay is another key midfielder who is playing the current EPL season at an average of 1.5 interceptions per match with 83% dribbling success.

Leicester vs Manchester United Prediction: Defence Statistics

Clearances Per Game Tackles Per Game
Leicester City
Jame Justin 1.5 1.8
Daniel Amartey 1.8 1.3
Wesley Fofana 2.0 2.0
Manchester United
Diogo Dalot 2.8 2.0
Tyrell Malacia 1.8 3.0
Lisandro Martinez 5.0 1.0

In the defence department, Leicester relies on players like James Justin and Daniel Amartey. Justin is playing the current season at an average of 1.8 tackles per game with 65% success in the ground duels. Amartey has also looked in good form as he has maintained an average of 1.8 clearances per match, winning 65% of the aerial duels.

Diogo Dalot and Tyrell Malacia have been the leading defenders for the Red Devils. Dalot’s clearance average stands at 2.8 clearances per game with 60% dribbling success. Malacia has maintained an average of 3 tackles per match with 57% success in the total duels.

Leicester vs Manchester United Prediction: Goal Keeper Stats

Danny Ward (Leicester City) David De Gea (Manchester United)
Saves Per Game 2.0 (44%) 3.5 (67%)
Clean Sheet 0 1

The Foxes’ goalkeeper Danny Ward has failed to impress so far this season. Ward is playing at an average of 2 saves per game with a 44% saving success rate.

Man Utd’s goalkeeper David De Gea is having a decent EPL season as he has maintained a saving success rate of 67% till now.

Leicester vs Manchester United Prediction: Team Stats (All Competitions)

Stats Leicester City Manchester United
Matches 11 10
Goals per game 1.82 1.80
Goals conceding per game 1.55 1.30
Clean Sheets 3 2
Ball Possesion % 55.44% 54.86%

Leicester vs Manchester United Prediction: Head to Head Statistics

Matches: 135 | Leicester City: 36 | Draw: 31 | Manchester United: 68

Last 5 Meetings: Leicester City: 3 | Draw: 2 | Manchester United: 0

Last Meeting: The match ended in a 1-1 in a Premier League fixture on 2 April 2022.

Leicester vs Manchester United: Winning Odds

Leicester City Manchester United Predicted Winner
FcTables 3.45 2.08 Manchester United
SofaScore 3.40 2.05 Manchester United
BettingExpert 3.50 2.05 Manchester United

Leicester vs Manhester United Prediction: Predicted Lineup

Leicester City (4-1-4-1): Ward; Justin, Evans, Amartey, Castagne; Soumare; Barnes, Dewsbury-Hall, Tielemans, Praet; Vardy

Manchester United (4-2-3-1): De Gea; Malacia, Martinez, Varane, Dalot; Eriksen, McTominay; Sancho, Fernandes, Elanga; Rashford

Leicester vs Manchester United Prediction: Final Analysis and Prediction

Leicester City has a lot of areas to work on ahead of the next game. They need a complete team effort against Man Utd to avoid a defeat and improve their position on the points table. On the other hand, Man Utd has finally started looking in good touch. They will look to capitalize on the momentum and win an away game against the Foxes on Wednesday. As per the predictions and betting platforms, Man Utd is expected to win this fixture.

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