Leicester City vs West Ham
England – Premier League
Date: Saturday, 27th October 2018
Kick-off at 17.30 UK/ 18.30 CET
Venue: King Power Stadium, Leicester.
After a 3-1 loss to the Gunners, the Foxes will be hosting the Hammers for this tenth round matchup. The Foxes will be coming into this matchup at a time they are currently struggling to settle their inconsistencies. It is evident that they are currently having internal woes that have continually come out in their performance.
They are will aim to bounce back from 2 back-to-back losses and win at home. However, this may not be as simple as said. In this game, the Foxes will need to remain focused and more aggressive. Even so, they will be missing Wes Morgan is still unavailable due to suspension and Matty James who injured.
The Hammers are beaten in their last 2 EPL matches in the hands of Brighton and Tottenham. They are in the 14th place with 7 points.
As they travel to the King Power Stadium for this face off, they are without 7 men including Andriy Yarmolenko, Andy Carroll, Carlos Sanchez, Jack Wilshere, and Manuel Lanzini. Sadly, Yarmolenko is has been ruled out for up to six months having torn his Achilles against Tottenham.
Leicester City vs West Ham: Head-to-Head
- West Ham won the last h2h meeting that played in June.
- In the last 5 h2h meetings, West Ham has won once while Leicester has won twice and 2 draws recorded.
- 3 of their last 5 h2h meetings have ended with under 2.5 goals.
Leicester City vs West Ham: Prediction
Both teams will come into this one to win. This Saturday fixture presents a very good chance for each side to prove their strength.
West Ham is without their key players and the home side may take the chance to outperform them. The home side remains the favorites for this game although we are not going to see many goals here.
Leicester City vs West Ham: Betting Tips
Full-Time: Leicester City to win @ 11/10 (2.10).