Leicester City vs Sheffield United: Match preview, tips and odds

Predictions & betting tips for 16.07.2020

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Leicester​ will play host to ​Sheffield in the English Premier League on 16.07.2020. The duel will start at 19:00. King Power Stadium is the arena of the match taking place on Thursday. So the currently 4th meets the 7th of the table. At the moment the betting providers are prefering a home win by Leicester. The most attractive odds for a home win are currently offered by Unibet with 2.05​​. A bet of 10€ will result in a win of 20,50€​ (equivalent to 10,50€ profit).

Unibet has with 4.20 so far the highest odds for a bet on an away win of Sheffield. The odds can be used to determine probabilities for the outcome of the match. Leicester will win by 51%, while Sheffield will win by 25%. To 30% the game ends with a draw.

Current statistics of Leicester City FC

In the last duel Leicester City FC lost 4:1 against Bournemouth. The hosts magaged to win 3 of their 13 games of the last 6 months in their favour. In total Leicester won 17 out of 35 season games. While it was enough to draw eight matches, eleven three matches ended without points. The team has had three wins, two draws and one loss at their home stadium. In the current season, Leicester won 58.82% (10 out of 17) of the matches in their own stadium. 1 times it was enough to score one point, while 3 times the guests took all points.

​Coach Brendan Rodgers' team tends to score in the second half. According to current statistics, Leicester will score 1,94 goals in each home game and will concede 0,88 goals, which is 2,82 goals in total per match in front of their own fans. Last season Leicester City FC scored an average of 1,26 goals in their own stadium and had to accept 1,05 against.In front of their own fans, the team mostly played 0:1, 2:0 or 1:2 last season. In the current season, the most frequent result in home matches was 2:1, 0:0 or 2:0.


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Current statistics of Sheffield United FC

Sheffield last won 3:0 against Chelsea. The team has been victorious in 4 out of 17 matches in foreign stadiums (23.53%) so far in this season. In the past 6 months, Sheffield has won six games, played four matches that ended in a draw, and lost four games. Sheffield was able to win one away victory. The team lost two games in the foreign stadium and in three matches the teams separated with a draw.

In the current season, coach Chris Wilder's team scores an average of 0,82 goals per away game, primarily in the second half time of the match. When Sheffield plays away, there is an overall average of 1,94 scored goals per match. Last season, Sheffield had an average of 0 goals for and 0 against the team in their away games. In the current season, Sheffield's away games mostly ended 1:1, 0:3 or 0:0.

Betting tips on Leicester vs Sheffield

Considering the over/under average of both teams of 2,0, an Under 2.5 is likely. The best odds on the market for this bet is currently 1.68 at Unibet. In their forecast, the betting providers rather assume that not both clubs will score goals. The best odds against both teams to score you find with 1.87 at betfair.

The bookmakers think a 1:1-tie is the most likely, currently estimates the highest odds at (bet3657.00. The second most probable for the bookies seems to be a 1:0​-the win for Leicester 's, for which you can currently get the best odds of 6.50​ at betfair.

Upcoming Matches

Tottenham Hotspur,and Manchester United are the next opponents in the upcoming games for Leicester. After the match on Thursday Sheffield United FC will compete against FC Everton, Southampton FC and .