Liverpool vs Leicester City – Preview, Tips and Odds

England: Premier League
Liverpool
Full Time
2:1
Leicester
Highlights and Stats


Liverpool and Leicester City will come up against one another in a battle that will go down at Anfield. Both sides are set to meet on Friday for an encounter of the 18th round of the Premier League. The hosts of the game are 6th in the standings, having earned a total of 25 points so far. In the meantime, their next opponents occupy the 13th spot in the table with 17 points, which means there is a 8 point gap separating the two contenders.

Liverpool vs Leicester City Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2022/02/10Last 20 Games
Liverpool
win
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  • Dhome
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  • Whome
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  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Daway
  • Whome
Leicester
loss
  • ?
  • Laway
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  • Lhome
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Worth Mentioning

When Liverpool last faced Leicester City on the pitch, the game finished with the score of 2:0 to Liverpool. The two clubs met each other on the 10th of February 2022. There has only been one Premier League draw between these teams since 2015, and Leicester hasn’t drawn a road league match this year. The home factor has proven to be an advantage in the recent 10 head-to-head clashes. The hosting side achieved 6 wins and lost on 2 occasions in the process. Only 2 of the last 10 meetings ended in a draw. Three of the previous five encounters produced over 2.5 goals and two witnessed goals at both ends. In the meantime Jurgen Klopp’s men managed to keep two clean sheets, while the Foxes have not conceded in one. The latest five games ended with 3.20 goals on average.

Liverpool vs Leicester City Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 20 games

LiverpoolLeicester
  • Goals

    1.80
    1.25
  • Fouls

    8.65
    7.29
  • Corners

    7.88
    3.59
  • Offsides

    2.41
    2.47
  • Cards

    1.41
    1.59
  • Posession

    61%
    39%

Liverpool Form

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  • Waway
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In their last match Liverpool registered a comfortable  1:3 away win versus Aston Villa in the Premier League on December 26th. During the most recent 10 encounters of Liverpool, the squads involved were not really affected by playing at home or away, as they ended in a total of 5 triumphs for the hosts and 4 victories for the visitors. Draw was the result of 1 of the previous 10 clashes they took part in. Out of the last five Liverpool meetings, four produced over 2.5 goals and four witnessed goals at both ends. Within this time frame they were able to keep one clean sheet, and the team failed to score a goal in just one game. Based on statistics, their most recent 5 outings ended with an average of 3.20 goals.
  • Goals
    1.70
  • Fouls
    9.40
  • Corners
    6.40
  • Offsides
    1.60
  • Cards
    0.70
  • Posession
    58%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Premier League2022/12/26Aston VillaLiverpool13 W
Carling Cup2022/12/22Manchester CityLiverpool32 L
Premier League2022/11/12LiverpoolSouthampton31 W
Carling Cup2022/11/09LiverpoolDerby County00 D
Premier League2022/11/06Tottenham HotspurLiverpool12 W
UEFA Champions League2022/11/01LiverpoolNapoli20 W
Premier League2022/10/29LiverpoolLeeds United12 L
UEFA Champions League2022/10/26AjaxLiverpool03 W
Premier League2022/10/22Nottingham ForestLiverpool10 L
Premier League2022/10/19LiverpoolWest Ham United10 W

Leicester City Form

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  • Lhome
  • Waway
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In their most recent match Leicester City played against Newcastle United on Monday, with the final score being a heavy 0:3 home defeat. Playing at your own stadium had no significant role in the latest ten clashes for Leicester City, as the squads involved enjoyed 3 home victories and 6 away triumphs. Only one of the previous 10 meetings concluded in a draw. Looking at the squad’s previous five meetings, it becomes apparent that three featured over 2.5 goals and none witnessed goals at both ends. Throughout these, the Foxes efforts paid off as the team managed to prevent goals in their net four times and failed to score on their own in only one. There were a total of 13 goals scored across the team’s five most recent outings.
  • Goals
    1.70
  • Fouls
    10.40
  • Corners
    5.00
  • Offsides
    1.50
  • Cards
    0.80
  • Posession
    53%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Premier League2022/12/26Leicester CityNewcastle United03 L
Carling Cup2022/12/20Milton Keynes DonsLeicester City03 W
Premier League2022/11/12West Ham UnitedLeicester City02 W
Carling Cup2022/11/08Leicester CityNewport County30 W
Premier League2022/11/05EvertonLeicester City02 W
Premier League2022/10/29Leicester CityManchester City01 L
Premier League2022/10/23Wolverhampton WanderersLeicester City04 W
Premier League2022/10/20Leicester CityLeeds United20 W
Premier League2022/10/15Leicester CityCrystal Palace00 D
Premier League2022/10/08AFC BournemouthLeicester City21 L

Formations and Lineups

Liverpool

Formation:4-3-3
  • G1Alisson
  • D66Trent Alexander-Arnold
  • D32Joël Matip
  • D4Virgil van Dijk
  • D26Andrew Robertson
  • M19Harvey Elliott
  • M14Jordan Henderson
  • M6Thiago Alcântara
  • F11Mohamed Salah
  • F27Darwin Núñez
  • F15Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
1 Alisson 66 Trent Alexander-Arnold 32 Joël Matip 4 Virgil van Dijk 26 Andrew Robertson 19 Harvey Elliott 14 Jordan Henderson 6 Thiago Alcântara 11 Mohamed Salah 27 Darwin Núñez 15 Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Leicester

Formation:4-2-3-1
  • G1Danny Ward
  • D27Timothy Castagne
  • D18Daniel Amartey
  • D3Wout Faes
  • D33Luke Thomas
  • M25Wilfred Ndidi
  • M42Boubakary Soumaré
  • M17Ayoze Pérez
  • M22Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall
  • M7Harvey Barnes
  • F20Patson Daka
1 Danny Ward 27 Timothy Castagne 18 Daniel Amartey 3 Wout Faes 33 Luke Thomas 25 Wilfred Ndidi 42 Boubakary Soumaré 17 Ayoze Pérez 22 Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall 7 Harvey Barnes 20 Patson Daka

Match Details

LiverpoolvsLeicester
  • 86`
    (in) J. Gomez(out) T. Alexander-Arnold
  • 86`
    (in) S. Bajcetic(out) H. Elliott
  • 71`
    (in) K. Iheanacho(out) A. Perez
  • 67`
    B. SoumareTripping
  • 62`
    (in) N. Keita(out) A. Oxlade-Chamberlain
  • 62`
    (in) K. Tsimikas(out) A. Robertson
  • 59`
    (in) Y. Tielemans(out) W. Ndidi
  • 45`
    W. Faes (o.g.)
    2 - 1
  • 38`
    W. Faes (o.g.)
    1 - 1
  • 15`
    (in) J. Vardy(out) P. Daka
  • 4`
    0 - 1
    K. Dewsbury-HallP. Daka

Players Ratings

LiverpoolvsLeicester
  • 6Thiago Alcântara
    8.2 / 10
  • 66Trent Alexander-Arnold
    7.6 / 10
  • 27Darwin Núñez
    7.2 / 10
  • 4Virgil van Dijk
    7 / 10
  • 11Mohamed Salah
    7 / 10
  • 15Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
    7 / 10
  • 26Andrew Robertson
    6.9 / 10
  • 14Jordan Henderson
    6.9 / 10
  • 21Konstantinos Tsimikas
    6.9 / 10
  • 1Alisson
    6.7 / 10
  • 43Stefan Bajčetić
    6.7 / 10
  • 8Naby Keïta
    6.7 / 10
  • 19Harvey Elliott
    6.6 / 10
  • 32Joël Matip
    6.5 / 10
  • 2Joe Gomez
    6.3 / 10
  • 22Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall
    7.5 / 10
  • 1Danny Ward
    7.2 / 10
  • 20Patson Daka
    7.2 / 10
  • 27Timothy Castagne
    6.9 / 10
  • 25Wilfred Ndidi
    6.7 / 10
  • 18Daniel Amartey
    6.6 / 10
  • 33Luke Thomas
    6.6 / 10
  • 42Boubakary Soumaré
    6.6 / 10
  • 17Ayoze Pérez
    6.6 / 10
  • 9Jamie Vardy
    6.6 / 10
  • 8Youri Tielemans
    6.5 / 10
  • 14Kelechi Iheanacho
    6.3 / 10
  • 3Wout Faes
    6.2 / 10
  • 7Harvey Barnes
    5.9 / 10

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