Bournemouth vs Leicester City – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 4, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 4, 2022

Leicester City visit the Vitality Stadium this coming Saturday for a Premier League fixture with home side Bournemouth. A look at the Premier League standings shows that 5 points and 6 places currently separate the two teams.

Bournemouth vs Leicester City Stats

  • Bournemouth have not lost the last 4 matches in a row
  • Bournemouth have not won 5 of the last 6 home matches
  • Bournemouth have not won 6 of the last 8 matches
  • Bournemouth have drawn 3 of the last 4 matches
  • Bournemouth have conceded in 6 of the last 8 matches
  • In 16 of the last 18 away matches Leicester played, both teams scored
  • Leicester have conceded in 32 of the last 34 away matches
  • Leicester have scored in 20 of the last 22 matches
  • Leicester have scored in 20 of the last 22 away matches
  • In 9 of the last 11 matches Leicester played, both teams scored

Bournemouth vs Leicester City Lineups

Bournemouth vs Leicester City Preview

Gary O’Neil’s Bournemouth look in good shape before their match against Leicester City, as they seek to continue their unbeaten run. Firstly, they beat Nottingham Forest 2-3, then they held Newcastle to a 1-1 draw. Their last outing resulted in a hard-fought 0-0 draw against Brentford. In their last six Premier League home matches, Bournemouth have two wins, while they’ve drawn two and lost two. They scored six and conceded six goals.

Leicester City have collected one win from their last three matches, having been thrashed 5-2 by Brighton and 6-2 by Tottenham. However, Monday night’s much-needed 4-0 James Maddison-inspired win against Nottingham Forest was a huge boost to Brendan Rodgers’ team. In their last six Premier League away matches, Leicester City failed to win more than once. Instead, they’ve drawn one and lost four, scoring 13 while also conceding 19 times.

Bournemouth vs Leicester City H2H

The last time Bournemouth faced off against Leicester City, Bournemouth claimed a 4-1 win at Vitality Stadium. Bournemouth enjoyed a field day when they last squared up to Leicester City. A 4-1 win left the former in a jubilant mood, with the latter licking their wounds. The bookies have Bournemouth to win this match at best price odds of 3.40.

Current table in the Premier League

Full Time Betting

Vitality Stadium saw Bournemouth winning four, drawing three and losing three of their 10 most recent games here across all tournaments. Leicester City won four of their 10 most recent away games, drew two and lost four. Bournemouth have not exactly been great at shutting out their visitors at Vitality Stadium. In their previous 10 league matches at home, they claimed just one win, while also holding on to a clean sheet.

Both Teams to Score

Bournemouth last faced Leicester City on 12 July 2020 at Vitality Stadium, when Bournemouth scored a 4-1 win. Both teams scored six times in the previous ten matches between home side Bournemouth and Leicester City. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.66.

Over/Under Tips

Both teams to not score paid out four times in the past ten encounters between Leicester City and Bournemouth, whereas under 2.5 goals happened three times. Bournemouth scored an average of 1.3 goals a game, with Leicester City averaging 1.1 goals in this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of Bournemouth’s last ten matches across the tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.4 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in eight of the last ten matches Leicester City played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.8 goals in these matches.

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