Leicester vs Southampton Preview, Tips and Odds

King Power Stadium will welcome the teams of Leicester and Southampton for a match of Premier League’s 19th round on Saturday. The Foxes are sitting on 4th place in the standings with thirty-two points, while the Saints are down at 7th position on three less.

Leicester vs Southampton Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Leicester Loss 8 W/ 4 D/ 8 L 4 W/ 3 D/ 3 L
Southampton Win 8 W/ 4 D/ 8 L 3 W/ 3 D/ 4 L

Last game between the teams: 11.01.2020 Premier League: Leicester – Southampton 1:2; Dennis Praet 14’; Stuart Armstrong 19’, Danny Ings 81’
Last game at this venue: 11.01.2020 Premier League: Leicester – Southampton 1:2; Dennis Praet 14’; Stuart Armstrong 19’, Danny Ings 81’

Worth mentioning: Southampton prevailed 1:2 away from home in the last meeting against Leicester one year ago in January of 2020. In the previous match the Saints suffered one of their most humiliating defeats in history, losing 0:9 at St. Mary’s Stadium. None of the last seven games have been won by the teams playing at home, as the visiting sides recorded five triumphs in the process. Four of the last five matches featured over 2,5 goals, while three witnessed goals at both ends, with all three ending with the same 1:3 score.

Leicester vs Southampton Stats

As of 14.01 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Leicester Win 6 W/ 2 D/ 2 L 2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L
Southampton Win 4 W/ 4 D/ 2 L 2 W/ 3 D/ 0 L

Last game Leicester: 09.01.2021 FA Cup: Stoke – Leicester 0:4; James Justin 34’, Marc Albrighton 59’, Ayoze Perez 79’, Harvey Barnes 81’
Top performers Leicester: Jamie Vardy 11 goals 5 assists, Harvey Barnes 5 goals 1 assist, James Maddison 4 goals 2 assists.
Next game Leicester: 19.01.2021 Premier League: Leicester – Chelsea
Last game Southampton: 04.01.2021 Premier League: Southampton – Liverpool 1:0; Danny Ings 2’
Top performers Southampton: Danny Ings 7 goals 3 assists, Che Adams 4 goals 4 assists, James Ward-Prowse 4 goals 4 assists.
Next game Southampton: 19.01.2021 FA Cup: Southampton – Shrewsbury

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Leicester 18-8 5 4 4
Southampton 12-7 3 4 5

Worth mentioning: Leicester trashed Stoke 0:4 away from home in a match of FA Cup 1/32 finals on Saturday. The Foxes are on a run of two back-to-back victories and unbeaten in five consecutive meetings across all competitions. They lost just one of the previous nine encounters and triumphed six times in the process. None of Leicester’s last six clashes were won by the home sides. Three of their last five outings resulted in over 2,5 goals, and also three saw both involved teams to score.
Southampton’s last game was over a week ago when recording a slender 1:0 win over Liverpool. That was first victory for the Saints in five matches, as three of the previous four ended in draws and one in defeat. Southampton have not conceded more than a goal across the last seven games and managed to keep four clean sheets in the process. All of their last five meetings produced under 2,5 goals, and one witnessed goals at both ends, as none of the teams involved in those matches was able to score more than a goal.

Leicester vs Southampton News

Missing players Leicester: Dennis Praet is injured.
Missing players Southampton: Moussa Djenepo, Nathan Redmond and Jannik Vestergaard are injured.

Leicester vs Southampton Predictions

Both teams to score – 1.70 @ bet365