FC Copenhagen vs Leicester City
UEFA Champions League – Group G
Date: Wednesday, 2nd November, 2016,
Kick-Off: 19:45 UK,
Venue: Telia Parken, Copenhagen.
Champions League débutantes Leicester City are on course to continue their excellent record in the Champions League. They will be travelling to Telia Park to face Copenhagen on Wednesday night.
Leicester City are the leaders of the group G table, with 9 points to their name after 3 games. A win or may be a draw in this game will be enough to send the English Champions into the round of 16.
Copenhagen lost to Leicester City last 2 weeks at England, this kept them second in the table with 4 points. They have lost one game, drawn one game and won just once so far in this group stage of the Champions League. Copenhagen will be hoping for a win in this game as they hope to stay ahead of Porto in the group table.
Copenhagen vs Leicester City: Head to Head Statistics
Copenhagen have only played once against Leicester City, this happens to be the first leg of this fixture. Also, Copenhagen have played 9 times against English side in the past. However, they have been poor against English teams as they have won just once, drawn 3 times and lost 5 times against English side.
Copenhagen’s home games against English sides have seen one win, one draw and two defeats.
Copenhagen vs Leicester City: Prediction
Leicester City may be debutants in this season’s competition, but they have shocked football world. They have so far won all their three matches in the competition so far. Moreover, they seem much focused on keeping an excellent record in the group stage.
We see no reason for the Foxes to lose this game after their decent performance against Tottenham on Sunday. Also, they have been on good form in their recent games despite a poor start to the domestic campaign.
Copenhagen are on a strong run in the Danish League, but they are still expected to continue their plight in the Champions League from the hands of English teams.
Copenhagen vs Leicester City: Betting Tips
Double chance: Leicester City to win or draw at 1.64
Both teams to score (yes) at 2.00.