Leicester vs Burnley Prediction & Tips
Leicester City, victorious last season from Burnley (2-1), hopes to take 3 more points against this opponent in order to consolidate their place on the podium. Leicester City had started its season well with this crushing victory on the lawn of West Bromwich Albion (3-0) thanks in particular to a double from Vardy on penalty. Rodgers’ formation has been undefeated for 4 meetings since the latter had well apprehended its preparation matches with 1 success in Birmingham (2-0) and 2 draws against Sheffield Wednesday (0-0) and in front of Blackburn (1-1). Burnley, for his part, only played a friendly match, on September 1, against Preston (0-0). This draw comes after a home defeat against Brighton (1-2) at the end of last season and before a qualification for the Round of 16 of the EFL Cup against Sheffield United (1-1, 5 tab 4) at the ‘outcome of penalties. Little in confidence, the partners of Brady will find it difficult to hold the resistance against a formation of Leicester City determined to glean 3 new points.
Leicester are undefeated at home against Burnley since 9 receptions (5 wins and 4 draws).
Last season, Leicester won 2-1 against Burnley at the King Power Stadium.
Some absences at Burnley: Barnes, Cork, Gudmundsson, Mee.
Leicester crushed WBA away on matchday one.
Leicester City have been undefeated for 4 games (2 wins and 2 draws).
On paper, Leicester City seem above Burnley … The field should confirm the trend.
Leicester – Burnley FREE TIPS
Leicester – Win @ 1.65
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90