The teams of AEK Athens and Leicester will face each other in the Greek capital on Thursday for a game of the 2nd group stage round of Europa League. AEK are on the 3rd place in the standings in group G of the tournament with no points yet, while the Foxes are on the top with three points.
AEK Athens vs Leicester Head to Head
Worth mentioning: This will be the first meeting in the history between the two sides.
AEK Athens vs Leicester Stats
|As of 26.10||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|AEK Athens||Win||5 W/ 1 D/ 4 L||2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L|
|Leicester||Win||5 W/ 2 D/ 3 L||4 W/ 0 D/ 1 L|
Last game AEK Athens: 25.10.2020 Super League: Giannina – AEK Athens 0:1; Karim Ansarifard 16’(penalty)
Top performers AEK Athens: Karim Ansarifard 3 goals, Petros Mantalos 1 goal 1 assist, Levi Garcia 1 goal.
Next game AEK Athens: 01.11.2020 Super League: AEK Athens – OFI Crete
Last game Leicester: 25.10.2020 Premier League: Arsenal – Leicester 0:1; Jamie Vardy 80’
Top performers Leicester: Jamie Vardy 6 goals, Harvey Barnes 2 goals 1 assist, James Maddison 2 goals.
Next game Leicester: 02.11.2020 Premier League: Leeds – Leicester
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: AEK Athens recorded a slender 0:1 triumph in the visit to Giannina on Sunday. The victory ended AEK’s run of three consecutive matches without a win, two of which were losses. The Greek side have failed to score more than a goal in their last four games and just once across the last six. Only one draw has been registered in the team’s last eleven encounters. Two of AEK’s last five meetings produced over 2,5 goals, and also two witnessed goals at both ends. The team from the Greek capital have won just three of its previous ten home matches.
Leicester won with a slender 0:1 their visit to Arsenal on Sunday. That was first Foxes league victory against the Gunners in London for the past 47 years. The team is on a run of two back-to-back triumphs, both achieved by also keeping a clean sheet. The team has been inconsistent of late, winning three and losing the other three of the previous six outings. Just two of Leicester’s last twelve meetings were won by the teams playing at home. No draw has been registered in the Foxes last eight clashes. Three of their last five games featured over 2,5 goals, as just one saw both involved sides to score.
AEK Athens vs Leicester News
Missing players AEK Athens: Damian Szymanski and Andre Simoes are injured.
Missing players Leicester: Caglar Soyuncu, Daniel Amartey, Wilfred Ndidi and Ricardo Pereira are injured.
AEK Athens vs Leicester Predictions
Leicester to win – 1.70 @ bet365