Leicester – Swansea : Preview & Prediction
Leicester City and Swansea City meet at King Power Stadium in a match for the 26th round of the Barclays Premier League. Leicester City won away by (1-2) the last time they faced in this edition of the league on 21-10-2017. The history of direct bouts played at this stadium favors the home team, which in the last 3 matches has won 3. Indeed, in the last showdown at this stadium for the Barclays Premier League on 08-08-2016, Leicester City won by (2 -1). The goals of the match were scored by J. Vardy (32 ‘) and W. Morgan (52’) for Leicester City and L. Fer (80 ‘) for Swansea City.
Analysis of Leicester City
After 9 wins, 7 draws and 9 losses, the home team is in 8th place, having won 34 points. In the last match, they lost with Everton away by (2-1), after in the previous game to have won at home, in a game against Watford, by (2-0). For the championship, Leicester City had 17 points out of 30, after 5 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses in their last 10 games at their stadium. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games, but his attack has regularly scored as he has scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches in this competition. In his home games there is a tendency towards goals, since 11 of his last 12 games by the competition finished with More of 1.5 goals. In 25 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard in the 10 games in which he conceded the first goal.
Leicester City have a chance to clinch their third successive consecutive Premier League win to compensate for their poor performance away from home, where they have lost three of their last four clashes. In the last round, the team failed to create a good amount of opportunities, and left much to be desired in offensive terms, suffering another setback away from their fans, this time against Everton. Although his attack is among the top seven in the competition, the team has been showing some worse in this sector, especially when it operates outside its dominions. As principal, the club won just over 50% of the points it played, and in that condition it stopped swinging the opposing network only on two occasions. The coach has been changing the team’s tactical system frequently, but he should not have big embezzlements for that game.
Analysis of Swansea City
After 6 wins, 5 draws and 14 losses, the visiting team is in 19th place, having won 23 points. In the last match, they beat Arsenal 3-1 at home, having won 1-0 at home against Liverpool in their last match. His last away game was for the FA Cup and ended with a 1-1 draw against Notts County. In the last 10 away games the Swansea City have won 1, 2 draws and 7 losses, having won 5 points out of 30. In his league games as a visitor the most frequent result in the break was 0-0 (5 out of 12 matches). The team conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 games, so it has not shown great defensive solidity, but its attack has marked regularly, since it managed to achieve in 7 of the last 10 games in this competition. In 25 games in this competition, only managed 2 turns on the board in the 14 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Swansea City are playing away from home for two consecutive appearances in front of their fans, who should be happy with the club’s progress as they are undefeated for three matches from two straight victories. In the last round, the team missed many passes and finished with only 26% possession but was very efficient and managed to defeat Arsenal with a goal still in the first stage and two in the second. However, the offensive performance presented in this confrontation was a bit unusual, since the team has the worst attack of the competition, being also the one that ends the least. Playing out of their dominions, the club won only 25% of the points played thus far, and in that condition scored only eight goals. Several tactical formations have been tested by the coach, who will probably keep Clucas as a reference on the left side.
Leicester – Swansea : Betting Tips
Leicester – Win Odds: 1.75
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70