The 2015/2016 English Premier League surprise package “Leicester City” will be hosting Swansea at the King Power stadium on Saturday.
Leicester fought hard with 10 men at the King Power to savage a point in their last game with West Ham United. The foxes sits top of the summit 4 points clear of fellow tittle challengers “Tottenham Spurs”.
Swansea City suffered 3-0 defeat from the hands of survival seeking Newcastle united last week Saturday. The Welsh side sits 14th on the log with 40 points from 34 league games.
- Leicester is on 8 games unbeaten run.
- Leicester won 3 of their last 5 games, sharing points in the remaining 2.
- Swansea has 7 points in 5 games (i.e. 2W,1D,2L)
- Swansea has 4 points in their last 5 away games In the league (i.e. 1W,1D,3L)
Team News: Leicester City
Leicester goal poacher “Jamie Vardy” will be out of this one due to a game suspension. The English international was sent off in the foxes 2-2 draw with Westham. Raineri also for the first time affirms to is team wanting to win the tittle “And Now We go Straight to try winning the tittle, I now Pochettino is trying to.. Mauricio keep calm” Claudio Raineri said.
Leicester City: Predicted Line-Up (4-4-2)
Schmeichel – Huth, Morgan, Fuchs, Simpson – Kante, Drinkwater, Albrighton, Mahrez – Okazaki, Ulloa.
Team News: Swansea City
Francesco Guidolin is one lucky manage, with no injury worries or even players suspension at this crucial tail end of the season.
Swansea: Predicted Line-Up (4-2-3-1)
Fabianski – Taylor, Rangel, Fernandez, Williams – Cork, Fer – Ayew, Sigurdsson, Montero – Paloschi.
Leicester City Vs Swansea City: Head-To-Head-Stats
Clashes between this two league sides go way back into the Championship. The first leg of this encounter earlier in the season, ended in a 3-0 thrashing of Swansea at the stadium of light with the 3 goals coming from the Riyad Mahrez.
However, in the last 8 meeting between them, Leicester has won 5 of those meetings, and Swansea has won 3 out of those 8 meeting. In Addition Swansea are yet to get a point at the King Power stadium in 3 visits to the stadium.
Leicester City Vs Swansea City: Prediction
With Leicester eye on that trophy and commitment on the game, It will be right to tip them for the maximum 3 points against Guidolin Side. The world love the tears producing David Vs Goliath story, and like or not you are happy whenever Leicester get the maximum pint regardless if you are a fan or not.
Furthermore, considering Swansea away form so far this (i.e. G17, W3, 5D,9L) I suggest a Leicester victory and slim chance of Swansea running away with point from King Power Stadium.